Sales Manager
New York Life - Franks Team
Tupelo, MS US
Posted ago
New York Life - Franks Team

Are you looking for a leadership career with no cap on your upside and tremendous support for your career growth? We’re hiring a dynamic sales manager to lead our team to success. You’ll be responsible for setting the sales strategies and objectives, identifying sales targets, and evaluating the team’s sales performance to help us achieve our sales goals. If you’re a natural leader who loves exciting challenges with financial incentives, we want to hear from you!

In this role, you’ll be responsible for recruiting and developing your own team of financial professionals. You’ll also be participating in your own leadership training to assist you in becoming a well-rounded developer of talent!

Our mission is to provide financial security and peace of mind through our insurance, annuity, and investment solutions. We act with integrity and humanity in all our interactions with our policy owners, business partners, and one another. Grounded in both confidence and humility, we serve as stewards for the long term. We are here for good, reflecting both the permanence of New York Life and our commitment to do the right thing in business and society. Everything we do has one overriding purpose: to be there when our policy owners need us.

Training, Development Benefits: From quality training programs to a competitive compensation package, New York Life offers tremendous support and benefits to our financial professionals and managers. Our dedicated teams at the General Office and the Corporate Office support our managers and help them impact their agents and communities.

About New York Life: We are among the strongest and most respected financial companies in America today, consistently appearing on the Fortune 100 list. New York Life has earned the highest possible financial strength ratings currently awarded to any life insurer from the four major ratings agencies: Standard Poor’s (AA+); A.M. Best (A++); Moody’s (Aaa); and Fitch (AAA)2. For over 65 years we have led the way in the industry with the most U.S. members of the Million Dollar Round Table - the standard of excellence for life insurance sales performance in the insurance and financial services industry.

Registered Representatives are affiliated with NYLIFE Securities (member FINRA/SIPC), a Licensed Insurance Agency. Financial Advisors are affiliated with Eagle Strategies LLC, a Registered Investment Advisor. NYLIFE Securities and Eagle Strategies are New York Life companies.

  • New York Life has received the highest financial strength ratings currently awarded to any U.S. life insurer by Standard Poor’s (AA+); A.M. Best (A++); Moody’s (Aaa); and Fitch (AAA). Source: Individual Third-Party Ratings Reports as of 7/30/18
  • MDRT (Million Dollar Round Table) is recognized throughout the industry as the standard of excellence in life insurance sales performance. SOURCE: MDRT as of 7/1/2019
  • Based on Fortune Magazine ‘World’s Most Admired Companies’ 2019 ranking: https://fortune.com/worlds-most-admired-companies/ To determine the best-regarded companies in 52 industries, Korn Ferry asked executives, directors, and analysts to rate enterprises in their own industry on nine criteria, from investment value and quality of management and products to social responsibility and ability to attract talent. A company’s score must rank in the top half of its industry survey to be listed
  • Based on revenue as reported by “Fortune 500 ranked within Industries, Insurance: Life, Health (Mutual),” Fortune magazine, 6/1/19. For methodology, please see http://fortune.com/fortune500/

Our extensive resources include:

  • Our NYLIC University training program, designed to provide career-long support and growth including tuition reimbursement programs for certain advanced, professional designation courses
  • Three highly-skilled teams that provide advanced markets support:
  • Our Advanced Planning Group
  • Eagle Strategies for qualifying agents who are also Registered, Representatives
  • The Nautilus Group for qualifying agents who pay a monthly subscription fee

Responsibilities

  • Hire, develop, and help us expand our field of advisors across the state
  • Lead and motivate our sales team by setting a sales plan for each sales associate, identifying individual sales targets, and overseeing training programs to make sure they’re successful
  • Coach and counsel your sales team members, evaluate their performance, and offer suggestions for improvement
  • Identify new sales opportunities, emerging markets, and lead generation programs to keep us growing
  • Build and execute business plans to expand our sales volume and help create new sales goals

Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of experience in insurance or investment sales management as a sales executive or in a leadership role in the sales department
  • Former Business Owner
  • Must possess a bachelor’s degree in business or a similar major
  • Exemplary communication skills, leadership skills, and analytical skills
  • Proven track record of sales success
  • Experience in the financial services industry and/or insurance industry is required

Compensation
$82,000 - $127,000 at Plan per year
About New York Life - Franks Team

As a mutual company, with no investors or outside owners, New York Life is uniquely aligned with our clients’ interest and priorities. We had over 170 years of industry success. Some of our accolades include:

·    A promise to work with you to build a strong financial future for both you and your clients

·    #71 on Fortune 100 in 2019

·    Most MDRT members in any United States Mutual company 2019

·    Highest possible financial strength ratings currently awarded to any life insurer: Standard & Poor’s (AA+); A.M. Best (A++); Moody’s (Aaa); and Fitch (AAA) as of 7/30/18

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