The Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is the largest life insurance company in India. The company is completely owned by the Government of India. In the field of insurance LIC has established an unbeatable march over its rivals. This is partly because of late entry of private players owning to late moves in opening up the economy.
Today, the assets of LIC are to the tune of INR 8 trillion or about $170 billion. The business has grown so exponentially for the company that today it boasts of a network of around 1.2 million agents who are directly into the field of selling policy.
Today LIC has more than 2048 branches and offices in various cities and towns of India. All of these offices are in need of sales agents, administrative officers, public relation officers, accountants and officers across all levels including apprentice development officers. Recently to fill posts for jobs in LIC 2011, the company is on a drive to recruit 5578 Apprentice Development Officers for its 8 Zonal and various Divisional Offices/branches across India.
Jobs and Careers in LIC
Jobs in LIC are available for the following Zones.
- Central Zonal Office, Bhopal
- South Central Zonal Office, Hyderabad
- North Central Zonal Office – Kanpur
- East Central Zonal Office,Patna
- Southern Zonal Office, Chennai
- Western Zonal Office, Mumbai
- Eastern Zonal Office,Kolkata
- North Zonal Office, Delhi
All round the year the company is looking for young people with an aptitude for sales. These candidates are recruited to sell financial products and services. Candidates with good communication skills are chosen to sell LIC policy and mutual fund products.
Jobs in LIC India offer excellent prospects to those who want to make a career out of sales.