Sylvia Group executives at the 2018 State of the City event, held at New Bedford High School.
President and CEO
If you're an employee benefits professional with proven expertise in group health plans or someone looking to advance your career in personal insurance, here's your opportunity to join what's been recognized as Best Insurance Agency in both years of the SouthCoast Media Best of the Best program.
As an Employee Benefits Account Executive, your priority will be on sharing your expertise on the technical aspects of health insurance and group benefit programs. You’ll expand sales in existing accounts and build your employee benefits career by introducing additional products and services, and help bring in new business by working with producers on plan designs.
As a Personal Lines Account Coordinator, your primary responsibility will be rating insurance programs for our clients as part of a highly trained and respected team of professionals. You’ll provide coverage and pricing comparisons, as well as options on coverage enhancements, to our Personal Lines Account Managers while advancing your insurance career.
In either position, you'll be a valued member of an organization known for:
- providing our staff with state-of-the-industry training and technological resources;
- demanding high performance while supporting work-life balance;
- competitive wages and excellent benefits;
- employer-supported volunteerism and philanthropy;
- enjoying our work, our workplace and our workmates.
About Maureen Sylvia Armstrong and Sylvia Group
For more than three decades, Maureen Sylvia Armstrong has served her clients and her community, distinguishing herself as a recognized business and civic leader on Massachusetts' SouthCoast. From the time Maureen entered the agency founded by her grandfather in 1950, Sylvia Group has grown from a staff of 10 employees to a team of almost 50 highly trained professionals providing insurance, employee benefits and financial planning solutions to businesses and individuals throughout the SouthCoast and beyond. A graduate of Bishop Stang High School and Boston College’s Carrol School of Management with degrees in finance and marketing, Maureen has been honored by the SouthCoast Chamber of Commerce as Small Business Person of the Year, by SouthCoast Media Group as Woman of the Year and by Bristol Community College as a Benevolent Entrepreneur. On October 21, 2018, she will be inducted into the Bishop Stang High School Hall of Honors.
Sylvia Group helps businesses and individuals protect their future by designing insurance, benefits and financial planning programs. We’re a locally owned agency known for our commitment to our clients and our community, as well for our industry expertise. Founded in New Bedford, MA, in 1950, headquartered in neighboring Dartmouth, and serving businesses and individuals throughout Massachusetts, Rhode Island and beyond, Sylvia Group is certified as a Woman Owned Business Enterprise with the Massachusetts Supplier Diversity Office and has the distinction of being the first six-time recipient of the Five Star designation awarded by the Massachusetts Association of Insurance Agents (MAIA) for all-around agency excellence.