Trainee Claims Technician

£16000 - £18000/annum fantastic company and culture
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Trainee Claims Technician
Cheltenham Central
Salary £16,000 - £18,000 dependant on experience

Adecco are delighting to be recruiting on behalf of a Cheltenham based insurance company in their search for a Trainee Claims Technician to join their business. This role will appeal to someone who has an analytical mind and enjoys working with figures. It is a great opportunity for someone with some Insurance experience who is keen to develop this further into a technical role and build a career within commercial insurance.

Specific tasks will include:

* Assisting in the daily administration of commercial insurance claims
* Liaising with the Account Handler re the progress of a claim, updating financial information and issues that may arise from the claims process.
* Delivering an effective and speedy claims administration and settlement service to clients
* Acting as the point of contact for clients, underwriters, brokers, agents and others
* Handling a range of general enquiries regarding claims and the claims process
* Using a variety of sources to assess the validity of potential claims and confirming the value of claims using appropriate information
* Managing your files effectively and ensuring that they meet compliance requirements
* Inputting data onto the internal system and ensuring a high level of accuracy
* Maintaining additional data records and reports including management information and spreadsheets
* Ensuring compliance in all areas in line with FCA guidelines

Skills and experience required:

* A keen interest in insurance or financial services is essential
* Strong maths skills and the ability to demonstrate a high level of attention to detail - ideally GCSE Maths grade C minimum required (or equivalent)
* Strong customer service skills and the ability to communicate clearly and professionally
* The ability to handle a busy workload and manage priorities effectively
* A good knowledge of Word and Excel
* Proven administrative skills and experience.

Salary: £16,000 - £18,000 plus competitive benefits and fantastic working culture! As this is based right in the centre of Cheltenham, please note there is no on-site parking. It is based a 5-10 min walk away from residential areas with free parking.

If this sounds appealing: please do not hesitate, click apply today and Trish Hughes will endeavour to respond to your application ASAP if your experience is suitable. Please do not hesitate to call Trish or Connie at the office if you want your application to stand out!

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Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer