Business Center Team Manager Job - Travelers Insurance (Elmira, NY)
Posted: Friday, January 25, 2013 3:29 PM
Business Center Team Manager JobApply now »* Apply now* Start apply with LinkedIn * Start apply with Facebook * Apply Now Email* Please wait.TravelersDate:Oct 5, 2012Location:Elmira, NY, USSolid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities.That's Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers - and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.SUMMARY:Travelers' Select Business Operations in Elmira, NY is seeking a driven and highly talented individual to join the Business Insurance Management team! An ideal candidate will have the passion and motivation to lead a team of Business Insurance employees to meet our service and quality goals. The candidate will also possess a high sense of responsibility for the growth and development of employees as outlined through the performance management guidelines established within Traveler-s Company. In addition, the candidate must be able to collaborate frequently with his/her peer group within the Elmira site, as well as with company sites across the country, to develop and implement consistent process improvements. This position provides a great opportunity for those seeking long term career growth within a large US-based company! This position will report directly into the Operations Director.PRIMARY DUTIES:Manage team resources to achieve compliance and performance standardsincluding productivity and quality results; provide management informationas necessary; and utilize available resources in a cost effective manner.Manage workload, workflow, compliance and resources to maximize efficiency.This position is accountable for all aspects of employee performancemanagement including performance improvement and compensation planning.Consistent coaching of employees toward performance and developmentobjectives is required.Foster a culture of excellence, achieving established performance goalswhile maintaining positive team morale and frequent performance recognition.Act in a collaborative capacity with peers and project groups to implementchanges in strategy, workflow or technologies. Manage the effectiveimplementation of new technologies and the utilization of existing systems.Collaborate with underwriting to identify authority issues and businessrules to implement from an operations perspective in order to maximizeworkflow efficiency.Participate in local and countrywide project groups to support and implement evolving technologiesand workflows that may include offshore engagements.Effectively support and communicate underwriting initiatives throughauthorities and business rules as they apply to the team. Monitorperformance for consistent adherence to authorities and business rules.WORKING CONDITIONS:Office environmentAPPLICANT QUALIFICATIONS:EDUCATION / WORK EXPERIENCE:Four year college degree requiredManagement experience preferredInsurance industry experience a plus.LEADERSHIP SKILLS:Demonstrated ability to form and maintain relationships which enhanceunderstanding and mutual respect. Strong self awareness and appreciation forthe needs and feelings of others. Comfortable handling conflictresolution. Takes responsibility for decisions, actions and performance. Demonstrates excellenttime management skills. Effectively delegates. Ability to influence decisions without having direct authority.GENERAL SKILLS:Strong verbal and written communication skills. Solid interpersonal andnegotiation skills. Problem solving skills. Project management/organizational skills.COMPUTER SKILLS:Strong keyboard and systems navigation skills. Solid computer literacy neededwith experience in EXCEL, PowerPoint and WORD.Travelers is an equal opportunity employer. We actively promote a drug-free workplace.Job Category: Customer ServiceNearest Major Market:ElmiraJob Segments:Human Resources, Insurance, Management, Manager, Performance Management, Project Manager, Technology, UnderwriterApply now »* Apply now* Start apply with LinkedIn * Start apply with Facebook * Apply Now Email* Please wait.
• Location: Elmira-Corning, Elmira
• Post ID: 10176055 elmira