Specialist insurance advisers in demand
Demand is best for insurance advisers who:
- specialise in liability, rural, legal or professional indemnity
- have a New Zealand Certificate in Financial Services (Level 5)
- can speak another language to give insurance advice to migrant businesses in New Zealand.
According to the Census, 8,115 insurance advisers worked in New Zealand in 2018.
COVID-19 increasing demand for insurance advisers
Due to COVID-19, many businesses are experiencing a decline in revenue and need advice from insurance experts to keep their insurance protections in place.
Types of employers varied
Insurance advisers may work for:
- insurance companies
- financial institutions
- brokerage firms.