Occupation Profile – Insurance Agent – (ANZSCO 611211) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleINSURANCE AGENT
ANZSCO Code611211
Occupations in this Group611211 Insurance Agent
DescriptionRepresents insurance companies in selling insurance to clients. Registration or licensing is required.
Skill Level3
SpecialisationsInsurance Underwriter
Life Assurance Representative
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-interviewing clients to identify their insurance needs
-explaining to clients details of insurance and conditions, risk coverage, premiums and benefits
-assisting clients to determine the type and level of coverage required
-calculating premiums and establishing method of payment
-reviewing clients’ circumstances to ensure that the level and coverage of insurance is still appropriate
-settling and monitoring insurance claims to ensure that both client and insurer are satisfied with the outcome
-recording information about clients and their policies
-identifying and drawing up lists of potential clients from a variety of sources and contacting them to arrange interviews
-keeping up-to-date with changes in the insurance industry and informing clients of new developments
Skills Assessment AuthorityVETASSESS
Related OccupationsNone
State Sponsorship OptionsSkilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsCompetent English (e.g. IELTS: at least 6 in each skill)