Commercial Insurance Account Manager

Recruiter
Nixon Allen Limited
Location
Belfast
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client, an established MGA are looking for an Account Manager / BDM to take responsibility for their panel of brokers across tNorthern Ireland.

This rare and interesting opportunity requires someone within a relationship management capacity to own and proactively develop commercially successful relationships with brokers and, where appropriate, other intermediaries.

Key duties will include;

  • Prepare, design, implement and review development plans, ensuring regular visits to all panel brokers are carried out
  • Ensure all action points and follow up work are recorded and completed within agreed timeframes to offer market leading support to brokers
  • Acting within the business appetite to target and win new business whilst retaining existing business across all of their product lines
  • Engage in regular self-development through the various channels available both internally and externally
  • Deliver the highest standard of service and support at all times, taking ownership of customer dissatisfaction, utilising all tools at your disposal in facilitating complaint resolution
  • Through regular communication build strong working relationships with all internal teams and stakeholders
  • Work pro-actively with colleagues, in particular the underwriting team to aid the delivery of exceptional service to brokers, effective risk selection and enhanced performance of all accounts
  • Drives both brokers and internal teams to meet retention and new business targets

Skills required;

  • Can do attitude, self-motivated and driven to succeed
  • Highly organised with excellent time management
  • Good commercial product knowledge along with proven business acumen
  • Drive and determination to see all tasks through to completion
  • Passionate to meet and surpass company targets/records
  • Strong commercial awareness and negotiation skills
  • Inventive in identifying ways in developing and strengthening new and existing relationships
  • Naturally a good communicator that leaves a great first impression
  • Good commercial awareness and excellent report/presentation skills
  • Ability to listen and observe broker behaviour and to act accordingly to aid their development
  • A keen eye to see opportunity to self-promote, being fully aware of the companies USP’s and being able to work on one’s own
  • Experience in managing a panel of insurance brokers is essential for this role

Benefits;

In return you will receive a competitive salary based on experience, bonus structure, car, laptop, iPad, holiday allowance, health benefits, childcare vouchers and CII qualification assistance

To find out more about this opportunity please do get in touch with Daniel Bell at Nixon Allen.