Personal Lines Account Handler

Cavendish Maine Recruitment
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Personal Lines Account Handler

Location: South Devon

Job Sector: General Insurance

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Negotiable - dependent upon experience

Job Reference: SS/J019765

About the Company

Our client is very well established within the insurance market and employs over 80 staff in its offices spanning the UK. The company deal in both Personal Lines and Commercial Insurances and deal extensively with High Net Worth clients.

About the Role:

As a member of the Personal Insurances team, you will specialise in looking after both new and existing clients’ personal insurance needs. More specific duties will include;

  • Dealing with all personal lines insurance as well as high net worth clients
  • Broke new business enquiries and insurance renewals
  • Handle day to day queries from clients
  • Provide insurers and underwriters with accurate information
  • Responding to customer needs and advising on and maintaining suitable cover at competitive premiums
  • Build and maintain relationships with clients and brokers to maximise new business opportunities and existing business retention
  • Dealing with renewals, mid-term adjustments and proving quotations
  • Cross selling and seeking opportunities to increase new business
  • Manage individual diary
  • Preparing of own documentation
  • General administration duties

Key Skills/Experience Required:

In order to be considered for the position of Personal Lines Account Handler, you must have the following;

  • Previous insurance experience or strong customer service experience gained from within financial services or similar
  • Must be a great communicator and possess excellent keyboarding skills.
  • Minimum of 5 GCSE’s including Maths and English preferred
  • (If you have not already achieved Cert CII status, you will be required to obtain the qualification within 12 months of joining the company)

Salary/Benefits Information:

Salary will depend on experience and will be discussed further at interview stage

25 days holiday + bank holidays

Pension scheme

Funding for industry qualifications

37.5 hours per week (9am - 5pm/9am - 5.30pm/9am - 7pm shifts)


If your application is successful we will contact you to discuss the opportunity in more detail, within 48 hours of receiving your application.

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