GEICO continues to expand in New York; Buffalo office looking to hire more than 100 new associates

BUFFALO, N.Y., April 30, 2016 – GEICO, the largest auto insurer in New York, is looking for professionals to join its Buffalo team. As its policyholder base continues to grow, GEICO plans to hire more than 100 Buffalo associates for additional positions in claims, sales and service. One of the company's accelerated leadership programs—the Management Development Program (MDP)—is also recruiting recent college graduates.

No insurance experience? No problem. If you have a willingness to learn and a passion for customer service, GEICO will provide all required training for associates to become licensed insurance professionals.

"GEICO's Buffalo office is home to more than 2,700 associates and we want to add new talent to the team," said Rick Hoagland, regional vice president. "We are always excited to give enthusiastic professionals an opportunity to build a rewarding career with GEICO. As a Vet Jobs Outstanding Veteran Employer award recipient, we are especially happy to be able to offer veterans continued career opportunities."

Qualified candidates who have excellent customer service, time management and decision-making skills, a strong attention to detail and are comfortable working in a fast-paced environment are encouraged to apply.

GEICO offers competitive starting salaries, a comprehensive benefits package, continuing education, tuition reimbursement, on-site college courses, career growth opportunities, community engagement opportunities and a friendly, supportive workplace. For job listings and to submit an application, visit http://careers.geico.com/office-locations/new-york-buffalo/.

GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company), the second-largest auto insurer in the U.S., was founded in 1936 and insures more than 27 million vehicles.

To make changes, report claims, print insurance cards and purchase additional products, policyholders can log into their car insurance policy, connect via GEICO Mobile, phone or by visiting a GEICO local agent.

Homeowners, renters, condo, flood, identity theft and life coverages are written through non-affiliated insurance companies and are secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency, Inc. Commercial auto and personal umbrella coverages are also available.

Visit www.geico.com for a quote or to learn more.