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Quality Control Manager (Building Claims)
IF YOU CARE, THERE'S A PLACE FOR YOU HERE
For a career path that is both challenging and rewarding, join Sedgwick's talented team of 27,000 colleagues around the globe. Sedgwick is a leading provider of technology-enabled risk, benefits and integrated business solutions. Taking care of people is at the heart of everything we do. Millions of people and organizations count on Sedgwick each year to take care of their needs when they face a major life event or something unexpected happens. Whether they have a workplace injury, suffer property or financial loss or damage from a natural or manmade disaster, are involved in an auto or other type of accident, or need time away from work for the birth of a child or another medical situation, we are here to provide compassionate care and expert guidance. Our clients depend on our talented colleagues to take care of their most valuable assets-their employees, their customers and their property. At Sedgwick, caring counts®. Join our team of creative and caring people of all backgrounds, and help us make a difference in the lives of others.The Role
Validation Services is Sedgwick's service focusing specifically on validation of buildings claims. When buildings are damaged it's not just the bricks and mortar that are affected - it's people. That`s why we need more people like you to make sure our clients can get back on their feet should the worst happen.
Continued growth has resulted in a fantastic opportunity to join our innovative operation and play a pivotal part in strengthening this successful team.
As Quality Control Manager, you`ll have responsibility of reviewing contractor variations on both domestic and commercial property repairs, from a quality and price perspective. If queries arise, you`ll have the technical knowledge and confidence to pro-actively challenge contractors on their recommendations.
The successful candidate will therefore have to build rapport with contractors to ensure that such discussions are meaningful and constructive.
Reporting to our Operations Manager, you`ll also have responsibility of auditing, coaching & mentoring our enthusiastic internal team & field-based colleagues whist expanding their technical knowledge contributing to their progression.
To achieve all of this, you`ll need to have robust technical knowledge of building construction, design and defects and at least 5 years property repair experience
either through claims handling or a contractor role.
If your experience sounds like a good fit, we`d love to hear from you.
In addition, the right candidate must be able to demonstrate:
What will you get for this role?
- Strong I.T. skills, especially Outlook, Excel and Word
- A pro-active approach to problem solving
- Superb communication skills, written and verbal
- The ability to coach/mentor both one on one, and to a group
Working at Sedgwick
- Competitive salary depending on skills, experience and qualifications
- Flexible working for most vacancies
- Healthcare scheme
- A Self Invested Personal Pension Scheme
- Holiday allowance of 22 days plus bank holidays
- Discounts on various products and services
- Employee assistance programme for employee wellbeing
- Life assurance
- Group Income Protection
- Voluntary benefits - dental cover, cycle to work scheme, season ticket loan, welling and digital GP applications
Our company is a place where creative and caring people of all backgrounds can be challenged, grow as individuals, and feel a higher purpose in the unique value they bring and the difference they make in the lives of others. We celebrate our differences; cultivating uniqueness and belonging allows us to connect with our consumers on a personal level, understand our clients' needs, support the communities in which we operate, and perform at our best.
We're passionate and understanding about our colleagues - so we have built flexibility into our colleague working model. If you wish to work from home, split your working time between the home and office or change your hours so you can collect your children or care for someone in your family, we're supportive of that. As a flexible employer, we're happy to discuss options that take into consideration your personal needs for this position during your interview.Applicants who are successful at interview will be, as part of pre-employment screening, subject to: ID document verification, credit check, address verification, employment verification, employment gap verification, UK DBS, UK financial regulator search, anti-money laundering search, directorship search and global watch list check. Sedgwick is committed to Equal Opportunity and Diversity. We aim to ensure that no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the ground of race, colour, nationality, religion, ethnic or national origins, age, gender, marital status, sexual orientation or disability.
Sedgwick is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.