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Business Development Consultant

Job No: 662303

Christchurch, Lower South Island, Upper South Island

Permanent Full Time



Suncorp is an organisation on the move! We focus on innovation and continually challenge our people to think outside the square. Committed to our people, we have a culture where leaders are empowered to make decisions and individuals are able to succeed in a supportive environment that rewards both teamwork and ambition. Do you want to be part of the success story?

An exciting full time permanent opportunity has become available to join a talented, highly motivated and engaged team as a Business Development Consultant in our Operations team based in Dunedin, Timaru, Christchurch and Nelson.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the design, development, and implementation of business development plans.
  • Deliver a quality customer experience and assist and build positive customer relationships through advice and liaison with internal and external customers.
  • Effectively provide commercial underwriting solutions for new business, renewals or following survey for our intermediaries.
  • Provide a high level of customer service to Intermediaries and Business Development Managers.
  • Contribute to the implementation of Suncorp NZ knowledge management plans, processes and systems for the Operations Team.

What we are looking for:

  • Previous experience of working within the insurance industry
  • Excellent communication, customer service and relationship management skills
  • Previous exposure to underwriting desired
  • Understanding of the sales process
  • Professional insurance exams (ANZIIF preferable) advantageous

What we also offer:

  • Competitive salary and discretionary annual bonus
  • Discounts on Asteron Life, Vero, Southern Cross medical insurance
  • Free life, salary continuance and trauma insurance cover
  • Flexible leave of up to four days per year in addition to annual leave
  • Positive, inclusive team environment where we welcome individuality and celebrate diversity
  • Flexible work arrangements embracing a healthy work/life balance
  • Flexible benefit of $250 annually for gym membership or hobbies
  • Ongoing learning and development opportunities
  • Opportunity to join the employee share plan.

About Us

Working within the Suncorp Network we believe we are our best when our workforce is as diverse, talented and passionate as the communities in which we live and operate, and where our people feel included, valued and connected. We are passionate about inspiring our people by creating an inclusive culture, offering flexible work, career development and internal mobility, and building connected relationships amongst our team members and with our customers.

If this opportunity sounds like the challenge you have been looking for please apply online today. For further information please visit our careers website:

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