MassMutual Financial Group Sales Manager in Boston, Massachusetts

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Sales Manager LifeScore Labs

About LifeScore Labs

LifeScore Labs is a new business launched by MassMutual to bring cutting edge risk scoring models to market. The flagship product, LifeScore360 is setting a new standard for mortality risk scoring and our goal is nothing short of being the FICO score for life insurance risk.

LifeScore 360 is a cutting-edge, cloud-based machine learning solution proven to accurately, efficiently and transparently assess life insurance risk. LifeScore 360 significantly reduces the time to issue a policy, improves the take rate on offered policies, and improves claims experience for insurers. We’ve proven the impacts to the bottom line within MassMutual and now we’re bringing this technology to the broader insurance carrier market. Our plan is to continue to work with channel partners and to establish a direct sales team.

About the Role

As the Sales Manager at LifeScore you will play a vital role in connecting with decision-makers at target insurance carriers and successfully closing new business. You will present the LifeScore story and identify how LifeScore360 can fit within an insurance carriers underwriting process and deliver value to their bottom line. You’ll have the support of marketing, data scientists and data analysts to ensure that everything from pitch materials to customer on-boarding runs smoothly.

A successful Sales Manager must be self-motivated and comfortable in a dynamic atmosphere delivering a brand new product to market. Must be able to add creativity, gravitas and credibility to our team and own successful customer relationships. The successful candidate will have strong communication and presentation skills, have a genuine interest in technology, be process driven, organized and focused on customer success.

Responsibilities:

· Relationship builder . Build relationships with key decision makers, visiting customers on-site as needed, and serving as a customer's main point of contact.

· Problem solver . Understand customer needs, current systems, and strategic plans. Craft proposals that deliver customer value, negotiate pricing and close sales.

· Planner . Manage prospects, pipeline and associated projections.

· Multi-tasker . Balance supporting multiple prospects and points in the sales cycle

Minimum Qualifications:

· 5+ years of direct sales or account management experience in Insurance industry - preferably selling life product, risk solutions space or SaaS sales experience

· Customer oriented with highly professional communication skills. Previous customer facing experience is a must

· Passionate commitment to quality and success

· Ability to quickly solve technical and business-related challenges

· Comfortable working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment

· Must be legally authorized to work in the United States

· B.A. or B.S. or (Master’s degree a plus)

Ranked No. 77 in the annual FORTUNE ® 500 Ranking (FORTUNE ® Magazine, June 2017) and recognized as a World’s Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere, MassMutual is guided by a single purpose: We help people secure their future and protect the ones they love. As a company owned by our policyowners, we are defined by mutuality and our vision to put customers first. It’s more than our company structure – it’s our way of life. We are a company of people protecting people. Our company exists because people are willing to share risk and resources, and rely on each other when it counts. At MassMutual, we Live Mutual.

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Achieve Results: We focus on winning by exceeding expectations and getting better – everyone, every day.

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MassMutual is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply.

At MassMutual, we’re fostering an inclusive and dynamic environment where our employees are valued for who they are and can build successful careers. For us, diversity and inclusion is more than a goal, it’s the only way forward.

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