Jackson National Life Insurance Company

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Jackson National Life Insurance Company Strategic Support Associate in East Lansing, Michigan

Jackson National Life Insurance Company® (“Jackson®”) is seeking candidates for the Strategic Support Associate (SSA) position. Strategic Support Associates are an integral part of Jackson’s Strategic Support Program which plays a key role in supporting our business units by providing on-demand staffing support in a timely, efficient, and cost effective manner.

Strategic Support Associates will have the opportunity to utilize their skills by supporting business functions and/or projects within various business units. SSAs receive paid Jackson orientation and training time to learn various skills and functions within the business, all while gaining corporate experience within a leading financial services company.

In addition, Strategic Support Associates:

Must have the ability to work a minimum of 15 hours per week, not to exceed 26 hours per week

Create work schedules based on their hours of availability (shifts must be a minimum of 2 hours).

May participate in the 401k plan (based on eligibility requirements), community volunteer events and other Jackson sponsored events including the company picnic and holiday parties. This role is ineligible for benefits and paid time off under the terms of the company’s benefit policies and plans.

Have the ability to participate in the Launch! career development program specifically designed for building critical skills for long-term career success.

Receive competitive compensation.

Have the opportunity to learn valuable business skills and gain experience in multiple business units.

We are seeking candidates that have:

A high school diploma or equivalent.

Education or experience in the fields of accounting, finance, IT, math or other business related field is preferred.

The ability to learn and understand processing information.

The ability to read and carry out detailed written procedures.

Good verbal and written communication skills.

The ability to navigate and utilize multiple software and mainframe computer applications.

The ability to type 35 words per minute.

The ability to work independently, and in a team environment.

The ability to effectively manage the demands of a high volume, fast-paced work environment.

Basic knowledge of MS Windows environment and MS Office applications.

The ability to perform clerical/office duties including data entry skills.

The ability to work well in a professional environment.

Effective organizational and prioritization skills.

Problem solving skills.

We don't just accept difference - we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. Jackson is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. The Company subscribes to and endorses federal and state laws and regulations relating to equal employment opportunity for all persons without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, legally-recognized disability, marital status, legally-protected medical condition, citizenship, ancestry, height, weight, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other factor not related to the needs of the job. The Company is committed to a policy of equal opportunity. Company facilities and campuses are tobacco-free environments.

At Jackson, our employees are empowered to bring a fresh perspective, confront new challenges, and define their own career paths. We value the unique perspectives and innovative ideas that come from our employees' diverse backgrounds.

Jackson is the marketing name for Jackson National Life Insurance Company (Home Office: Lansing, Michigan) and Jackson National Life Insurance Company of New York (Home Office: Purchase, New York). Jackson National Asset Management, LLC (JNAM) located in Chicago, Illinois, is an SEC-registered investment adviser and Jackson subsidiary.

Annuities are distributed by Jackson National Life Distributors LLC, Member FINRA. PGDS (US ONE) LLC (PGDS-US) is a services company and Jackson subsidiary that supports Jackson and Jackson affiliates across the globe. PGDS-US associates provide world-class expertise and services that are essential to Jackson and its affiliated companies.

Jackson companies offer an outstanding benefits package including competitive pay, bonuses, comprehensive health insurance benefits, a matching 401(k) retirement plan, adoption assistance, education matching gift program and dependent tuition program. Online applications requested. Contact human.resources@jackson.com for alternate formats for accommodation.

To learn more about Jackson's financial strength and results, visit jackson.com (https://www.jackson.com/our-company/financials/landing.xhtml) .

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