Farmers Insurance Agent

Company Name:
Farmers Insurance Roanoke District
We are looking for a dedicated sales professional that is not afraid to work hard selling insurance. This is not a job: it is a career choice. This position offers the opportunity to develop your sales skills, build marketing pipelines, and participate in ongoing training while you lay the foundation to start your own small business. Small business ownership can be daunting, which is why Farmers has created an innovative new agent training program.
We offer financial assistance for the first three years of the Career Program, group medical benefits for you and your family, and the training and support of a highly trained professional staff. The program has been called the "Best Small Business Opportunity in America," and in five years, you will grow from an agent into a Business Owner-Operator generating a gross income of $250,000 per year.
As a Farmers agent, you're an independent contractor in business for yourself, but certainly not by yourself. You'll have the latitude to set your own professional goals and income potential. For the last 2 years Farmers is making great changes that give us more options for candidates that want to own their own business.
We offer 3 options how to start your own Farmers Agency.

1- Scratch Agency Program - At first, you start in our District Office for the first 3 years, and have training and financial assistance available.The financial assistance package pays you approximately $100,000 spread over 36 months, in addition to all your commissions and renewals.
We will provide you time to build your own book of business, and give you time to create a residual income for your own Agency.

2- Retail Agency Program - We also have a program that is designed for experienced agents. Qualified individuals with a history of sales experience may also be a great candidate for this program. It's designed for new agencies to build a large clientele of business in the first 3 years, and have a great residual income very quickly. Qualified applicants would need to have $50,000 in liquid assets. We then assist you with getting an office space and 2 Full time, licensed staff members. This program offers a significantly higher than average bonus structure to offset current business expenses.

3- Agency Acquisition Program - You may also acquire an existing book of business, and start with a residual income right away.
The Farmers Insurance Group of Companies comprises the nation's third-largest personal lines property & casualty insurance group - helping to restore the lives of over 15 million customers when the unexpected happens. Headquartered in Los Angeles and doing business in 41 states, these companies provide homeowners, auto, business, life insurance and recreational products to more than 10 million households through 17,000 exclusive and independent agents and district managers.

Job Requirements
Entrepreneurial spirit, drive and ambition
Excellent work ethic and time management skills
People-oriented with the ability to manager others
Previous insurance or sales experience preferred, but not required
College education or 3 years sales management/sales experience preferred but not required
Good credit history
No bankruptcies within less than 2 years
No criminal convictions, felonies, or misdemeanors within 10 years

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