CLAIMS INVESTIGATOR - PROPERTY

Recruiter
SKPTS Partnership Limited T/A Thurston Smith
Location
Croydon
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client, a market leading insurance organisation are currently seeking a property claims investigator with previous property experience.

Job Outline:

This is a key area of their business; providing a professional service to Homeowners and Registered Builders, investigating building defects and damage and settling resolution claims.

You should have a construction background with a solid building technical knowledge as well as knowledge of remedial techniques. Ideally you will hold a relevant technical qualification and have knowledge of potential causes of building defects, Building Regulations, construction techniques and Health and Safety.

As the first point of contact with Homeowners, the ability to communicate clearly, concisely and accurately in both letter and report formats is essential. Good interpersonal skills are required, and experience in preparing repair schedules would be an advantage. Membership such as RICS, CIOB would be a distinct advantage. IT skills and a current driving licence are also essential.

3 questions we would want answered:

  1. What new build and construction experience do you have? Please give details
  2. What is your interaction with the general public and customers?
  3. What level of reporting have you had to do? Please give examples of the nature of the written reports, the audience and content.