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Insurance Team Leader

Spencer Clarke Group
Closing date
7 Jul 2022

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Contract Type
Full Time
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If you're searching for a rewarding and fulfilling career opportunity, look no further. Spencer Clarke Group are working alongside The London Borough of Hillingdon to find them an Insurance Team Leader on a contract basis.

The main purpose of this role is to lead the Insurance team and provide a service to the organisation

The Insurance team provides support to all Council services with the aim of minimising the Council's exposure to financial loss and liability. The team are responsible for developing and implementing an active operational risk management programme across the Council and at all levels, coupled with the provision of appropriate insurance cover.

This post can at times be under significant time pressures which need to be managed effectively; externally from claimants solicitors, the Council's Insurers and the Courts, and internally to obtain prompt co-operation and information from service managers.

To ensure efficient operation of the Council's insurance claims process, by managing the team budget and providing value for money.

To contract manage the Council's insurance portfolio during renewal and tendering exercises, which involves considerable contact with other Council services, insurers, loss adjusters, solicitors and sometimes members of the public.

Managing the Insurance team and support the team with their development and performance.

A significant part of the work that the team undertakes is affected by reforms to the Civil Justice System (the 'Woolf' reforms) which lay down strict time limits for filing defences and supplying supporting evidence. The deadlines are stringent which means that significant cost can fall to the Council, including fines imposed by the Court as well as compromising the Council's defences, if the right quality and quantity of work is not achieved in line with the statutory timetable.

The ideal candidate will:

Relevant degree qualification or equivalent experience.
Relevant professional qualification (i.e. CII, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, etc.).
Demonstrable Continuing Professional Development
Experience of processing complex, technical insurance claims within a busy insurance team.
Experience of operating in a team required to adhere to the relevant professional insurance standards.
Experience of operating in a team required to adhere to the relevant professional insurance standards.
How to Apply

If you think you've got what it takes to succeed, or would love to find out more information, either

Hit the apply button now and follow the steps
Contact Matt Byrne Fraser on (phone number removed)
Email your CV to
About Spencer Clarke Group

Here at Spencer Clarke Group, we pride ourselves on connecting you with the best career opportunities; our experienced Consultants have extensive market knowledge in Accountancy and Finance and will also provide expert career advice along the way.

When you join us, you will receive:

Post Placement Aftercare
Loyalty reward scheme and regular competitions for our agency professionals
Spencer Clarke Group offer a market leading referral scheme of up to £350* so if you know of someone who may also be looking for an exciting career opportunity, ask them to email their CV to Matt Byrne Fraser on remembering to include your details as well.

*T's & C's apply
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