Join a team focused on the success of our customers, the success of our communities, and the success of each other. Crop Growers, LLP is a leading provider of crop insurance and risk management solutions to growers in the northeast. The Crop Growers team
members are leaders in understanding the Federal Crop Insurance program and how the program can be best utilized by our customer growers. Crop Growers, LLP is part of Farm Credit East, a longstanding provider of loans and financial accounting services to farmers,
foresters, fishermen, and agricultural business owners across the northeast with over $6 billion in loan volume and over $25 million in financial accounting service revenue generated annually. When you pursue a career with Crop Growers and Farm Credit East,
you have the opportunity to positively impact the families and businesses that drive the Northeast economy.
As a Crop Insurance Operations Associate/Agent, you provide effective technical support for the regional agents’ crop insurance functions. This includes documentation, policy analysis, policy underwriting, and customer relations. You will serve as a crop insurance documentation specialist, assisting agents in preparing the insurance package for presentation. You will also complete the documentation of the insurance file following the submission for underwriting approval. Additional responsibilities include policy document review to assure compliance with crop insurance policy and procedures. You will exercise significant authority and independent judgment in carrying out the these duties. All actions are taken within RMA, FCA, Bank and Association regulations and policies.
Number of MPCI policies approx. 2,300
MPCI annual premiums approx. $35,000,000
A 2 or 4 year degree with emphasis in business administration, or a related field. Experience in an insurance agency is desired, as is a general knowledge of agriculture. New York State property and casualty license is desired, but not required at hire. If not already licensed, your license must be obtained within the first year of employment. Strong communication, computer, and organization skills preferred.
Farm Credit East is an Equal Opportunity Employer. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law. It is our goal to make employment decisions that further the principle of equal employment opportunity by utilizing objective standards based upon an individual's qualifications for a specific job opening.
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