Christensen Group Insurance Open Role

Data Specialist (Entry Level)

Posted on
Nov 14, 2023

What Does a Data Specialist do?

As an Entry-Level Data Specialist at Christensen Group, you will play a crucial role in enhancing our data-driven decision-making processes. You will be responsible for identifying key needs for deliverables, driving continuous process improvement, creating insightful reports and visualizations, and ensuring data integrity.


We believe in creating a safe and open learning environment for all employees. This means employees are encouraged to be curious, seek insurance designations to deepen insurance knowledge and be challenged with new growth opportunities.  

A role within Christensen Group's Employee Benefits team gives you the chance to be a part of client’s key strategies to engage their team. Employee benefit plans are an important part of our client’s recruiting and retention of employees. Building benefit plans to stay competitive attractive will continue to evolve with the labor market, and this role will be dynamics to match our clients’ needs. 

Full Time
Eden Prairie
Employee Benefits

Job details

Core Duties and Responsibilities

·        Ensure that monthly claim reports are generated accurately, consistently, and delivered in a timely manner. 

·        Utilize Excel to create clear and compelling tools and visualizations that effectively communicate findings to teams. 

·        Perform data entry tasks to maintain data accuracy and completeness throughout the department's customer management system. 

·        Collaborate with the team to support the implementation of new data analysis methodologies, tools, and processes. 

·        Produce location-based benchmark and present findings. 

·        Extract relevant data and reports from third-party websites to update excel templates. 

·        Other duties as needed. 

Job requirements

·        Bachelor's degree in Data Science, Statistics, Business Administration, or a related field. 

·        Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel, including advanced functions. 

·        Excellent data analysis and problem-solving skills. 

·        Strong attention to detail and accuracy. 

·        Ability to work collaboratively in a team. 

·        Effective communication and presentation skills. 

·        Knowledge of data visualization tools (e.g., Tableau or Power BI) is a plus. 

·        Prior experience in the insurance industry is an advantage but not required. 

Who is Christensen Group?

Founded in 1952 and 100% employee-owned, Christensen Group is the largest locally owned, independent insurance and employee benefits agency in Minnesota. At Christensen Group, we treat our employees like people. We care about our clients; we care about the carrier partners and we care about one another; professionally and personally. We’re committed to understanding the businesses we serve and finding solutions that enable those businesses to grow. As an employee, that means you are constantly learning and developing through on-the-job experiences to best serve your clients.

Learn more about us

Employee owned

An important part of our compensation package is the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). This is one of the best retirement plans around — and is provided to all employees. Be sure to ask us all about ESOPs and we would be happy to explain the ins and outs.

On-site amenities

Most people spend the majority of their adult lives at their workplace — and we know that burning some energy is important during the day. Our new office gives you access to a fitness center, a personal trainer, a golf simulator, a raquetball court, walking treadmill desks and an event center.

Comprehensive benefits

We offer a competitive total rewards package. The benefit programs offered reflect our commitment to keeping our staff healthy and secure. We understand that your situation is unique, so our benefits package can be molded and shaped by you to fit your needs.