Insurance Agent Resume Sample

Updated on April 21, 2016


You will be surprised to know that Insurance Agent resume writing is one easy thing to do! Does that bewilder you, considering things that you have heard and seen to the contrary? Don’t let it confuse you.

The mere uncertainty of what to write in a resume is what throws us off the track when writing one.

Your resume is a document that outlines your professional capacities particularly. Make that work for you. A little like this:


Insurance Agent Resume Sample


Doug Matte

69 Catoctin Street ● Rosedale, MD 89700 ● (000) 741-1421 ● dmatte @ email . com


Performance Summary: Forward-looking insurance agent with 9 years’ track record of determining clients’ insurance coverage needs and creating insurance plans to meet them specifically. Exceptionally well-versed at developing bases for long term sources of clients through dedicated referral systems. Competent at interviewing clients to obtain preliminary data about their financial resources. A meticulous individual who effectively customizes standard insurance programs to meet the individual needs of each client. Proficient in contacting underwriters and handle forms to obtain binder coverage for existing plans.


• Prospecting• Sales Generation• Claims Monitoring
• Customization• Needs Assessment• Risk Management
• Marketing Strategies• Annuities Plans• Mutual Funds
• Property Inspection• Statistical Analysis• Lead Generation


Insurance Agent (6/2013 to Present)
BB & T Insurance, Rosedale, MD

• Provide insurance coverage to a 55 year old client, whose eligibility had run out, by generating a custom plan for her
• Create a set of “needs assessment” checklist, resulting in increased efficiency in assessing clients’ insurance requirements
• Prospect potential clients by calling them on the telephone or contacting them through emails
• Generate leads and follow up on them to gain business opportunities
• Interview clients to determine their insurance needs and provide them with insurance coverage options
• Determine what types of insurance plans will suit clients, in accordance to their specific financial backgrounds
• Customize insurance programs to meet the specific requirements of each client by ensuring proper coverage of risks

Insurance Agent(5/2009 to 6/2013)
Maple Insurance Company, Rosedale, MD

• Generated 1500 leads within 2 months, 855 out of which were converted into business-providing clients
• Trained 18 newly hired insurance agents in handling clients’ prospecting and lead generation activities
• Explained features and advantages and disadvantages of different policies
• Performed background checks to verify clients’ backgrounds
• Assisted clients in filling out insurance forms and following up on insurance claims
• Maintained records of insurance policies to ensure timely renewals

Insurance Intern (2/2007 to 5/2009)
The Insurance Solution, Rosedale, MD

• Made telephone calls to prospective clients to prospect business
• Responded to inbound calls by providing information of offered insurance policies
• Assisted clients in determining their insurance coverage needs by interviewing them and providing feedback
• Created and maintained files and records of insurance policies in a confidential manner
• Assisted in following up with clients to ensure timely policy payments

St. James High School, Rosedale, MD – 2009
High School Diploma

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