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Joan Waddell

Joan Waddell

Executive Assistant at Merriam Insurance Agency
376 Broadway
Schenectady, New York 12301-1038

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Merriam Insurance Careers

Are you looking to join a dynamic team that is committed to serving others? The Merriam Insurance Careers team is always open to new talent joining our ranks!

Are you interested in a career that offers continued personal and professional growth and job satisfaction? We are a growing, 124-year-old family-owned insurance agency with immediate needs in different segments of our business.

The Merriam Insurance Agency is looking for individuals who are ready to continue their careers in the stable and rewarding insurance industry.

Current open positions are:

Health Benefits Account Representative

The successful candidate will have a current New York State L/A/H license and 5+ years of experience advising and servicing individual and/or group benefits. You will be the primary point of contact for both clients and carriers. We offer Health, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life, Long Term Care, Medicare and New York State of Health Exchange guidance to new and existing clients.

Commercial Lines Account Representative

This position handles a busy medium-to-large multi-lines P&C book of business. The successful candidate will have experience rating, quoting, processing and renewing commercial policies and endorsements. You must have a current New York State P&C license, and 5+ years of experience in the above job responsibilities.

Personal Lines Account Representative

This position handles a busy medium-to-large multi-line Personal Lines book of business. The successful candidate will have experience in processing and renewing auto, homeowners and related personal insurance policies, as well as rating and quoting new and renewal business. A current New York State Personal Lines license is required, and 5 years’ experience in a customer service role is preferred.

Attention to detail and strong organizational skills are critical in these positions. Experience with agency management systems (Applied/Epic) is a plus.

The Merriam Agency is a 124-year-old, 4th generation business with strong ties to and involvement in the community. A competitive wage and benefits package including health, dental, and vision coverage, LTD and Agency-paid short term and group life policies is offered. In addition, we have a 401K plan with Agency match, generous PTO and Agency-paid continuing education and tuition assistance. Our offices are within walking distance of downtown Schenectady, with ample, safe off-street parking and easy access to major highways.

For immediate consideration, please forward your cover letter and resume to insurance@merriaminsurance.com. No recruiters, please.