MOTOR INSURANCE CLAIMS ENGINEER - IN HOUSE

Recruiter
Clark James Insurance And Financial Services Recruitment
Location
Kent
Salary
Up to £33000 plus bonus/benefits
Posted
27 Nov 2017
Closes
12 Dec 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Sevenoaks based- Clark James Insurance Recruitment are working with a prestigious, leading and established Motor Insurance Claims business currently recruiting for 2 experienced Motor Claims Engineers dealing with claims validation and category of salvage.

The purpose is to ensure Insured vehicles, which are subject to a motor claim, are either correctly categorised as a total loss or repaired to their pre-accident condition by using the most appropriate repair method.

To control the cost of motor claims within the business objectives by agreeing fair costs with customers & repairers.

To provide a fast, fair & efficient service on authorising motor repairs or reaching settlement with insured’s on when settling claims as a total loss.

To identify fraudulent activity through investigative practice and liaison with claims colleagues.

You will be providing technical expertise to customers and the department

Key Skills and Knowledge

  • Knowledge of vehicle image estimating systems
  • Experience of agreeing and negotiating damage repair costs
  • Working knowledge and application of repair methods and times
  • Detailed understanding of vehicle valuations and total loss negotiation methods
  • Understanding and application of salvage categories and management
  • An understanding of TCF (Treating Customers Fairly) and FCA requirements
  • You will hopefully have some of the following qualifications- IMI, IAETA, ATA VDA

They are a dynamic and innovative company that offer excellent benefits and working environment.

This is a great opportunity for candidates looking for a new challenge in a company that offers security and long-term career prospects.

Generous salary and the opportunity to earn bonuses.