Injury Validation Unit Claims Handler

Gerrard White
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Injury Validation Unit Claims Handler
Chelmsford, Essex
Salary: £21,000 - £35,000 + benefits
Full time and permanent
Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
About Our Client

My client is a leading and expanding motor insurance group who are renowned for their staff reward and recognition, and are ranked highly in The Times Top 30 Big Companies to work for. They are currently recruiting for an IVU Handler to join their friendly and experienced team in their Chelmsford office.

The Role

The successful candidatewill handle a portfolio of third Party motor claims across various skillsets.

The day to day would include the following:

·Responding promptly and pro-actively to incoming telephone calls and correspondence by use of telephone, e-mail and letter.
·Controlling claim cost by achieving most economical settlement, through good use of liability and quantum arguments and effective negotiation.
·Maintaining good file discipline and accurate reserves, together with an effective diary system, which ensures that cases are reviewed on a regular basis.
·Developing and maintaining effective relationships with colleagues and business partners.
·Pro-actively managing personal training and development requirements.
·Undertaking general claims tasks, as required.

The Ideal Candidate

Will have working knowledge of Motor Claims Handling with experience of any all of the following; Credit Hire, Property Damage, Indemnity, Liability, Third Party risks and other associated heads of claims. Also strong Personal Injury handling experience ideally.

Key Skills:
·Demonstrate an understanding and application of claims negotiation, liability decision making and cost potential.
·Willingness to develop self and new skills
·Ability to work with flexibility in a proactive claims environment
·Good market knowledge
·Good commercial awareness

What's on offer?

A competitive salary between £21,000 - £35,000 depending on experience, coupled with an excellent benefits package.

If you feel you have the right experience and want to be part of an award winning company, please apply today or call for more information.

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