Senior Commercial Account Handler, Colchester, up to £32,000
Senior Commercial Account Handler
Salary: £25,000-£32,000 + Good Benefits
Location: Near Colchester
Our client is a market leading and well respecting insurance broker based South of Colchester. An exciting position has arisen within their Commercial Motor Team.
The Account Handler role requires a great understanding of all classes of insurance and the insurance market as a whole, the teams deal with all policy types, including but limited too, Motor Fleet, Motor Trade, Goods in Transit, Haulage etc.
This role involves the building of relationships with insurers, clients and colleagues in order to facilitate the placement of risks into the available insurance market. The Account Handler creates and provides all documentation for client face to face meetings as per the Account Executive/Director requirements.
Provide prompt, efficient and professional service to clients, insurers and colleagues
Ensure all debiting is carried out upon renewal
Deal with Mid-Term Adjustments and Renewals
Build knowledge and relationships with preferred insurers
Ensure that all activities comply with FCA regulatory, compliance and market standards
Complete Regulatory Tests as and when required
Effectively communicate in writing, reports, e-mails and on the telephone
Apply knowledge of technical insurance to provide appropriate advice to clients
Process Mid-Term Adjustments, Renewals, Debiting in a timely fashion
Review policy cover at renewal in conjunction with Account Executive and arrange marketing or insurer negotiation as necessary
Manage own workload within Renewal protocol deadlines
A broad and sound knowledge of Motor Fleet and Motor Trade ideally with premiums above £10,000
A proven background Commercial insurance broking
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Strong negotiation skills
Able to quickly identify potential problems and seek advice when required
Able to quickly grasp and interpret salient information
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
A sound working knowledge of Excel, Word and Outlook
A working knowledge of Acturis is preferred but not essential
Cert CII preferred (will accept working towards qualification)
Minimum of grade C in Maths and English (GCSE/O Level) or equivalent
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Synonyms: Commercial Motor, Fleet, Haulage, Goods in Transit, Motor Trade, Logistics, Transport, Broker, Account Handler, Account Technician