INSURANCE SALES SUPPORT TECHNICIAN

Recruiter
Travail Employment Group
Location
Romford, Greater London
Salary
£14500 - £19500/annum See full job description
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
06 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
INSURANCE SALES SUPPORT TECHNICIAN

Our client offers a wide range of personal and corporate insurance services alongside a range of other financial products & services.

The company is very much committed to providing the highest standards of customer service and care. With this in mind, the company invests in the training and advancement of their staff.

Ideally, applicants must have a proven track record of at least 2 years in dealing with motor and/or household insurance.

Main Activities:

• Be responsible for the efficient handling of new business take-up’s.
• To ensure adequate levels of insurance cover are applied and suitable insurers have been selected to undertake the risk.
• To confirm the insurance quotation details with the customer and to confirm the adequacy and suitability of the insurance cover.
• To consult with the relevant Sales Technicians when queries or discrepancies arise concerning the preparation of quotations, costs and underwriting terms.
• Be responsible for the preparation and distribution of accurate documentation to existing and new customers.
• To provide a comprehensive and professional service in accordance with guidelines and best practice.
• To monitor the overall standard and accuracy of quotations being transferred through to the Sales Support Team, to liaise with the Sales Manager to rectify problems.
• To offer a high standard of customer care to clients over the telephone and within the office
• To maintain a high level of motivation and strive to, and achieve monthly departmental targets.
• To interpret and implement all cross-sell opportunities while promoting awareness of the company’s range of products and services.
Requirements:
• Attention to detail and ability to communicate and correspond professionally with all customers.
• Focus on customer care and excellent communication skills are essential.
• Excellent telephone manner and call handling techniques are required.
• Ability to perform efficiently and effectively while working under pressure in a call-centre environment.
• Ability to work and participate as part of a team to meet personal and team service targets.

Salary: £14,500 to £19,000

A further £2,000 is available to applicants who hold or gain the CII qualification

PLUS: ADDITIONAL BONUS PAYMENTS available on a monthly basis: -
• Sales Support Bonus OTE £600 per month (£7,200 per annum)
• Attendance Bonus £500 per annum

Shifts: Maximum 40 hours per week including Weekend Rota and Early and Late Shifts

Business Hours: Monday to Friday 9.00am – 8.30pm
Saturday 9.00am – 5.00pm
Sunday 10.00am – 4.00pm