Claims Management Specialist

Recruiter
staff finda
Location
North Holmwood
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Claims Management Specialist – Dorking – Full Time – Up to £26,500 + 8.5% Performance Bonus + Excellent Benefits

Are you an experienced insurance claims handler?

Do you have excellent customer services skills and strong business insight?

If so, we want you to join their friendly Claims Management Team based in Basingstoke. Using your awareness of customer expectations and by adhering to the principles of Treating Customer Fairley you will provide the highest level of service while achieving our service standards.

If is the role you are looking for then please do apply by following the link below.

About Us

We’re one of the UK’s leading financial protection insurers; that means we sell Income Protection, Critical Illness cover and Life Insurance. You may not have heard of us before, so you probably don’t know that we’ve been around for over forty years and insure more people under our Income Protection products than Aviva, Legal and General, or Canada Life – companies you’re more likely to have heard of. We are working towards becoming the Employee Benefits provider of choice for working Britain.

We have offices throughout the UK. Our Head Office is based in Dorking, Surrey. Our other main office is situated in Basingstoke and we have regional sales offices throughout the UK, including Birmingham, Glasgow and London.

The Role

As a Claims Management Specialist you will proactively manage claims administered by Unum, providing the financial security and support to enable our customers to focus on recovery whilst developing and maintaining strong customer relationships within and outside the company. Your ability to build relationships will be invaluable in the investigating and communicating of claims in a timely and appropriate manner. You will investigate all claims, reaching a decision as to initial liability and continued validity through the application of medical knowledge and the accurate interpretation of policy documentation. Identify and obtain all information necessary to the validation of each claim.

You will work closely with the Customer Care rehabilitation team in promoting and assisting claimants returning to work.

Key skills, responsibilities and attitudes

  • Experience of handling insurance claims on behalf of brokers and end customers
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Team player, willing help and support fellow Claims Management Specialists
  • Work co-operatively within the team and department in achieving service standards
  • Graduate level of qualification
  • Self-management and problem solving skills
  • Adaptable and flexible
  • Ability to build relationships and show empathy to all customers

Benefits

  • 27 days’ holiday, plus BH
  • Flexible Benefits Scheme (Income protection, Critical illness cover, personal accident cover)
  • Private medical and dental insurance to Health cash plan
  • Subsidised Gym Membership to Onsite Gym facilities
  • On-site restaurant facilities
  • Free eye test every 2 years
  • 2 days’ paid volunteering, working alongside various community partners
  • Stakeholder pension
  • Life insurance
  • Performance based incentive bonus (8.5%)

Next Step

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience for this Claims Management Specialist role, then please click apply and complete our application process through staff-finda

Package description

Claims Management Specialist – Dorking – Full Time – Up to £26,500 + 8.5% Performance Bonus + Excellent Benefits



Skills Required
insurance, claims handling, excellent customer service skills, organisation, communication, team player, graduate, problem solving, adaptable, flexible, empathy

Keywords
insurance, claims handling, excellent customer service skills, organisation, communication, team player, graduate, problem solving, adaptable, flexible, empathy