Strategic Accounts Assistant, Life Insurance - Sydney or Melbourne at Zurich Insurance Group

About Us


At Zurich, being a responsible and impactful business is more than a story we tell. It’s who we are. We are passionate about our to ‘create a brighter future together’, where our voices are diverse, our behaviours are inclusive, our actions drive equity, and our people feel a sense of belonging.
There are many reasons why Zurich is the right choice for you. But perhaps the most important is the opportunity you will have to grow and thrive in your career. Working with global, diverse, and inclusive teams, you'll have the chance to develop valuable skills, explore your passions and make a positive impact beyond your role.

About the Role


As a Strategic Accounts Assistant in our Life and Investments division, you’ll provide sales, marketing, and administrative support to a team of highly skilled and experienced Life Risk professionals. In addition, you’ll provide dealer group assistance through the provision of high-quality office-based phone and email support.
In this role, you’ll set appointments for the Strategic Account Managers, preparing all collateral required and travel coordination. You will also provide administration support for business development activities and campaigns, including the support, review, and editing of tenders and the coordination of conferences and sales meetings. You will also be responsible for reporting and insights and ensure the team stay across budgets and cost centre activity.

Important to your success


  • Previous experience in a fast-paced team assistant role, ideally within financial services.
  • Ability to build rapport and develop healthy working relationships with a range of clients and stakeholders, both internally and externally.
  • A strong eye for detail, effective communication, a solutions driven approach and a customer focus.
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to use data to identify trends and develop insights.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work well under pressure.

Zurich is here to support you


As you make a difference and have real impact on business outcomes, you’ll feel the support of being part of a strong and stable company. As a long-standing player in the insurance industry, we make every effort to address the career development needs and plans of our employees to ensure their success in the future. In return for your commitment and hard work Zurich can offer you competitive remuneration, an excellent bonus structure, an annual lifestyle payment and employee discounts. In addition, Zurich is proud of its corporate and social responsibility and offers every employee an annual volunteer day.
So, make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported. Love what you do. Work with us. Apply today!
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