Jackson National Life Insurance Company

Job Information

Jackson National Life Insurance Company Client Service Advocate (CSA) in Lansing, Michigan

Job Description

Job Purpose

Provides world-class customer service and support to business partners, customers, internal associates and other financial firms by responding to questions regarding product features, benefits and administrative requirements. Responsible for documentation, performing account maintenance changes and resolving basic issues.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Answers incoming telephone calls from our business partners, customers and internal associates regarding new or existing Jackson accounts on one or more lines of business (e.g. new business or enforce aspects on one or more trained product lines).

  • Responds to questions regarding product features, benefits, account status and transfers of assets from other financial firms.

  • Effectively communicates administrative “good order” requirements, processes and procedures.

  • Documents interactions with customer contacts received and initiated.

  • Utilizes multiple technology-based applications simultaneously.

  • Identifies and resolves basic customer service issues; escalates issues for resolution as necessary.

  • Drafts and distributes requests to associates or areas using work tracking or email systems.

  • Follows up with internal and external customers.

  • Demonstrates strong customer service.

Other Duties

  • Must meet departmental production and quality standards related to product and job levels (i.e., average daily call volume, average call handle time, target quality scores, adherence to documentation/standards, etc.).

  • Performs other duties and/or projects as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to learn and understand features and administrative requirements for assigned product lines.

  • Ability to acquire understanding of Jackson’s multiple product lines, distribution channels and organizational structure.

  • Good verbal and written communication skills to interact professionally with business partners, customers, coworkers and management.

  • Ability to actively listen, interpret customer requests and respond with the appropriate information.

  • Ability to navigate and utilize multiple software and mainframe computer applications simultaneously to resolve customer service issues.

  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.

  • Ability to effectively manage the demands of a high volume, image based, and phone monitored work environment.


  • H.S. Diploma or equivalent required.

  • College degree preferred.

  • 1+ years of customer service experience required.

  • Jackson may sponsor the Securities Industry Essential and FINRA Series 6 licenses (with managerial approval) for high performers seeking career growth opportunities.

Benefit/Compensation Details

· Pay Rate starts at $16.50/hour (possible higher rate with relevant experience).

· Promotional Consideration (Twice Annually).

· Company Bonus/Merit Bonus Eligibility.

· Start earning PTO for this year, then 18 PTO Days starting January 1st.

· 10 paid national holidays.

· 401k Match (100% up to 6%) as soon as you begin making contributions to the plan.

· Remote Work eligible post training and required developmental work period.

Keyword Search

· Call Center

· Call Center Associate

· Call Center Representative

· Customer Service

· Customer Service Associate

· Client Service

· Client Service Associate

· Client Service Advocate

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) .