Claims Handler

Recruiter
Carillion
Location
Telford
Salary
From £18,000 to £23,500 per annum
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Claims Handler (41660)

Telford

Full time permanent

£18,000 - £23,500

As part of the insurance claims team within Carillion Advice Services you will assist the Insurance Manager and other members of the team in providing professional advice and guidance in relation to insurance claims, predominantly Employer’s and Public Liability claims.

The team carries out full cycle pre-litigation claims handling and deals with all aspects from first notification, investigation of liability, assessment of quantum through to settlement. This potentially involves, communicating with the claimant and/or the claimant’s representatives in writing and verbally, and establishing contact with the appropriate Carillion personnel to determine the liability position.

There will also be an element of dealing with Carillion’s insurers, brokers its panel solicitors.

You will be the day to day contact point for business units within your work allocation for all claims related insurance matters.

Additional Role Information

The successful individual will be required to work in an in-house insurance claims handling environment and must have the following credientials:

  • Legal degree and/or insurance related claims handling experience

  • Strong team working skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • has a flexible approach to working hours and has the ability to work offsite where required

  • excellent attention to detail

  • has a ‘can-do’ attitude

  • proficient with Microsoft office

  • has a proactive attitude and good organisational skills

  • proficient in following rules and procedures