Commercial Insurance Broker

polkadotfrog Ltd
Ipswich, Suffolk
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a highly reputable company based in Ipswich town centre, is seeking a Commercial Insurance Broker to join their busy and growing team. The target market is travel and tourist related businesses and covers a diverse range of risks from conventional small commercial pubs, hotels, teas shops and museums to attractions. The successful candidate will have experience working in an insurance broking company with both a commercial and personal business mix.

Job details:

Be responsible for ensuring individual risks are placed with approved insurers

Build and maintain ongoing relationships with customers and underwriters whilst acquiring new customers

Ensure that any large individual risk is prepared for submission to underwriters in good time and to a high standard working with others

Researching policies from a number of insurance companies and gather information from customers to assess their needs

Negotiating with insurers for best terms

Inputting data to the system, sending all client correspondence and keeping detailed records

Experience and skills required:

Experience working within commercial insurance is essential

Numerate and analytical ability

Effective communicator

Practical problem solving competence

Ability to work under pressure whilst maintaining a positive mental attitude

Whilst we would love to get back to every applicant, it is not always possible, so if you haven’t heard from us within 5 days, please note that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

polkadotfrog Ltd is acting as an employment agency in regard to this vacancy. Our team of Specialist Consultants have the skills, experience and passion to deliver a professional, personal and quality service. Our mission is to build long-term relationships and help clients and candidates find the perfect match.

With offices in Cambridge, Ipswich and Norwich we specialise in the Office Support, Sales, Marketing, Finance, HR, IT, Legal and Shipping & Transport sectors across all levels.