Careers

Group Insurance Service Representative

About Us
First Nations Insurance Services Limited Partnership was founded in 1987 and has been committed to delivering exceptional products and customer service to our clients for the past 35+ years. Our 100% First Nations-owned company is the largest Saskatchewan-based Indigenous Group Benefits and Pension Broker. We are a trusted partner to over 5,500 clients and we offer a full suite of Group Insurance, Group Pension, and Individual products, available to all businesses in all industries.

Career Opportunity

First Nations Insurance (FNIS) is growing and seeking a Group Insurance Service Representative to join us in our Prince Albert office. We are looking for a client- focused, career driven individual who is focused on growing their group insurance industry knowledge and experience.

At FNIS, we believe that building a great business means taking care of clients, communities, and each other with equal commitment.

As a Group Insurance Service Representative, you will be responsible for creating and delivering engaging presentations that clearly communicate the value of our services and products offered. The role combines elements of sales, customer service, and marketing to effectively manage client relationships and promote our service offerings.

Responsibilities:

Client presentations: develop and deliver clear and concise presentations tailored to the needs of our clients to demonstrate the value of our services.

Relationship management: Establish and maintain strong relationships with clients, understanding their needs and how our services can meet those needs.

Feedback collection: Gather and analyze client feedback post- presentation to improve service offerings and presentation strategies.

Cross functional collaboration: Coordinate with marketing, sales, and our service team to ensure consistency of message and the most up- to – date service information.

Training and development: Stay informed about the latest trends and techniques in presentation and sales strategy to continual enhance skills.

Reporting: Maintain detailed records of presentation outcomes and client interactions to inform future strategies

Why you’ll like working with us:

Plenty of opportunities to grow and learn.

We are continuously improving and value your feedback.

You will be respected and supported for who you are the value you bring to the table.

Employee benefits and pension plan, including extended health, dental, vision, life and disability coverage.

Personal and professional development opportunities.

Why we’ll like you:

  • You’re focused and have a track record of satisfied clients.
  • Building authentic relationships comes naturally to you.
  • You’re an exceptional communicator.
  • You have experience in the finance and/or insurance industry and enjoy helping people.
  • You’re organized, you can prioritize, and you take customer privacy seriously.
  • Role Requirements:
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member.
  • Proficient in delivering clear, engaging presentations to diverse audiences, showcasing comprehensive understanding of subject matter, utilizing effective communication techniques and visual aids to convey key messages effectively.
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task.
  • Knowledge of computers and software products
  • Organized, trustworthy, respectful, diplomatic, and approachable.
  • Demonstrate cultural competencies by displaying a set of values behaviours, attitudes, and practices individually, and within an organization, which enables them to work effectively cross culturally.
  • Ability to travel.

Educational Requirements

Life License within the Province of Saskatchewan would be an asset.

Business or Administration Diploma, or three years’ experience working in an office environment would be an asset.

Experience with group insurance, pension/savings plans, and/or individual insurance products would be an asset.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: $57,700.00-$66,800.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care

 

 

Schedule:

Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

Prince Albert, SK S6V 8B7: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Work Location:

In person

Application deadline:

2024-05-18

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Assistant Controller

We are looking for an assistant controller who will use their accounting knowledge and experience to help manage the accounting and reporting functions within KVS and join our dynamic finance and administration team.

Reporting to the Controller, this position is primarily responsible for managing the day-to-day accounting functions, maintaining an adequate system of accounting records and controls, preparing financial reports that comply with Accounting Standards for Private Enterprise (ASPE), project reporting, and assisting in budgeting and audit preparation.

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Responsibilities and Nature of Work:

TRANSACTIONS:

  • Ensure accurate and timely invoicing in accordance with customer requirements;
  • Ensure prompt collection of accounts receivable;
  • Ensure statutory remittances and reporting requirements are met;
  • Maintain the chart of accounts;
  • Maintain an orderly accounting filing system;
  • Maintain a system of controls over accounting transactions;
  • Streamline processes and procedures for improving operational efficiency of financial reporting and production activity.

REPORTING:

  • Assist in preparing timely and complete financial statements, including month-end, quarter-end and year-end;
  • Assist the preparation of the year-end audit process and liaise with external auditors as required;
  • Provide controller and general manager with regular operating financial reports for each project, each division and for the overall company;
  • Calculate and issue financial and operating metrics;
  • Assist in preparing annual budget and forecasts;
  • Analyze variances from the budget;
  • Provide financial analyses for project job costing, pricing decisions, and contract negotiations.

 

COMPLIANCE:

  • Coordinate information to external auditors for the annual audit;
  • Comply with provincial and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings (GST, PST, WCB, etc.).

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum of three years of relevant experience in a senior accountant position or similar role, ideally with audit experience;
  • Professional accounting designation (CPA, CA, CMA, CGA) or working towards designation;
  • Degree or certificate in accounting with a good understanding of ASPE;
  • Knowledge of financial administration laws and regulations;
  • Experience in construction project accounting and cost allocations is a strong asset;
  • Familiarity with accounting systems and construction industry applications;
  • Proficiency in Microsoft applications;
  • Strong attention to detail, self-motivated and resourceful;
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently under pressure and prioritize workload under tight deadlines;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (oral and written);
  • Ability to work in an environment where change and improvement is the norm.

COMPENSATION:

  • Competitive base salary based on qualifications and market rates;
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including paid vacation days, medical, dental, vision insurance, and pension plan with company match;
  • Performance-based bonuses and incentives.

Join our team and be part of a rewarding work environment where your skills are valued, and your contributions are recognized.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume and cover letter to bailey.doucette@kitsaki.com