Rivian is hiring an insurance coverage company information supervisor, a job posting that implies the all-electric automaker is planning to supply its personal insurance coverage to clients.
The job was first posted by RivianBoards, which additionally reached out to TechCrunch with the tip. Roadshow/CNET additionally reported about this new place. Rivian wouldn’t present extra particulars about its plans, however did affirm it has some job postings within the space of insurance coverage.
The job is to steer Rivian’s property and casualty (P&C) insurance coverage company, a place that entails recruiting, coaching, teaching and managing employed licensed gross sales brokers and an insurance coverage buyer care group, in response to the posting on Rivian’s web site. The worker can even promote insurance coverage merchandise and supply suggestions to companions on alternatives, the posting stated.
The posting, which seeks somebody with greater than 10 years of expertise and who’s a licensed in P&C in a number of states, suggests this might be a worldwide product. The job relies on the automaker’s manufacturing facility in Normal, Ill., and never at its Plymouth, Mich. headquarters. State Farm Insurance is headquartered in Bloomington, Ill., positioned inside miles of Normal, which ought to give Rivian entry to a big pool of gifted candidates.
The transfer seems to comply with Tesla’s lead. Last August, Tesla launched an insurance coverage product, promising homeowners of its electrical automobiles to ship charges 20% and at the same time as excessive as 30% decrease than different insurance coverage suppliers. The product referred to as Tesla Insurance is barely obtainable to homeowners in California. The enterprise will develop to further U.S. states sooner or later, Tesla has stated.