Claims Handler

Cooper Lomaz Recruitment
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

One of the regions most successful Insurance Brokers are looking for an experienced Claims Handler to join their office in Cambridge.

Job: Claims Handler
Salary: £18K - £24K depending on experience.

Role Responsibilities -

  • Managing existing claims and recording new claims.
  • Dealing with Insurers and clients queries.
  • Managing the process of a claims under delegated authority.
  • Providing advice to clients regarding Claims in relation to policy cover.
  • Preparing claim reports.
  • Attending Claims meetings at clients premises.
  • Liaising with Claims Managers, Account Executives, Broking Technicians and Directors over any queries relating to policy cover in relation to a claim.
  • Identifying potential problem or contentious claims as soon as reported or when issues occur to Claims Manager/Group Claims Technical Manager as appropriate & providing updates on claims progress.
  • Maintaining an effective diary system and chasing outstanding diary.
  • Providing claims statistics/information to management as & when required.
  • Ensure all responsibilities are carried out in accordance with FCA guidelines.

Experience and Skills

  • Previous Claims experience.
  • An understanding of FCA guidelines.
  • Good organisational skills.
  • Sound judgement and technical knowledge, together with commercial awareness.
  • The ability to use initiative at all times and make decisions when necessary.
  • Experience of running an effective diary system.