Independent Benefits Consultant

Colonial Life & Accident Insurance Company - Schaumburg, IL

Full-time | Contract | Commission


Our Team is interested in someone who can assist with new account acquisition as your role will be a consultant for small and medium sized businesses, essentially explaining how our process works and maintaining that client relationship. We are looking for an aspiring entrepreneur who is highly motivated, professional, & self-driven to do what we do – help businesses create a better benefits package for their employees. The individual selected can take advantage of comprehensive sales training along with dependable home office support to grow his/her own, independent business and realize the unlimited growth potential unique to the employee benefits industry and to Colonial Life as a leader in the national market.

No experience is needed; however a background in management or sales is a plus. You will work FOR YOURSELF, but never BY YOURSELF. You will be required to obtain an Insurance License.

Veterans & Ex-Military, Bartenders, Wait Staff, Call Center Reps, Electronic/Furniture/Car/Appliance Sales all do very well in our field.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Desire to begin a NEW CAREER, not just another job!
  • Hardworking & Reliable
  • Trustworthy
  • Success-Driven & Self-Motivated
  • Great Attention to Detail
  • Expert Problem Solver
  • Organized, Mature, & Professional in Appearance
  • Strong Communication Skills
  • Team Oriented, yet Competitive mindset
  • Bi-Lingual a PLUS


  • Business to Business Sales
  • Training & Education provided weekly
  • 1st Year Average Annual Income $52,000 (Commission & Bonuses)
  • Quick Growth Potential & Management Opportunities
  • Equal Opportunity Employer
  • A Criminal Background Check must be passed

If you are interested in taking charge of your career and starting your own thriving business, we would like to meet you!


1099 Contract, Commission, Full-Time

About Colonial Life:

Colonial Life has been a market leader for nearly 80 years in providing comprehensive benefits education, excellent customer service, and personal insurance products at the worksite to help America’s workers protect what they’ve worked so hard to build.

For more information on the company and what we have to offer visit

Job Types: Full-time, Contract, Commission


  • Life and Health Insurance (Preferred)

Required travel:

  • 50% (Preferred)

Contract Length:

  • More than 1 year

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses
  • Other forms