Insurance Account Handler

Leicester Commercial
05 May 2017
04 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Insurance Account Handler - Financial Risks
Salary: £20,000-£30,000
Location: Leicester City
Sector: Commercial Insurance

The Role:

This excellent opportunity is based within a market leading commercial insurance brokers. The successful candidate will be based in the Financial Risks team and be liaising with companies in relation to their insurance needs which will involve Professional Indemnity/Directors and Offices and Entity/Employment Practice Liability/Trustee/Cyber/Crime and some Contingency type policies. You will be responsible for providing a quality service to customers in order to obtain optimum account retention and growth:

" Discuss new customers insurance requirements and prepare documentation in relation to their needs
" Obtain renewal terms for customers and identify potential alternatives
" Ensure all customers details are recorded accurately and entered onto the system
" Deal with Insurer queries in relation to custromer policies
" Confirm cover with relevant insurers, process policies and chase up outstanding documentation
" Deal with account queries and credit control matters, highlighting any concerns to account managers
" Understand and apply legal and regulatory policy in retention to internal policies

The Person:

You will ideally be holding or working towards one of the Chartered Insurance Institute Qualification (Dip CII/FIT) although this is not a pre-requisite. You will have at least a basic knowledge of the general insurance products, services and a good understanding of underlying legal principles and practices relating to various levels of risk. Insurance administration experience in a commercial setting is very desirable and a demonstration that you have worked within a targeted environment will certainly be an advantage. You will certainly be risk aware in handling sensitive customer information. Whilst the above "hard" skills are important, the company is looking for the right fit for their well established team and a good customer service focus, hard-working attitude, good planning and analytical skills and a drive to succeed in what can be a mentally taxing role are equally as vital.

The Company:

This well established Insurance Broker is over 80 years old and continued growth has seen it expand Internationally quite considerably over the last 5-10 years. There is plenty of opportunity for the right candidate to progress within the company due it's size and there are many examples of current employees exceeding in excess of 30 years with the company.

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