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Vacancy Information

Claims Handler
Vacancy Reference Number:1712-4DH
Location: North West
Salary:
Description: Our client, a well respected insurance broker based in Stockport is looking for experienced Claims Handlers to join their expanding team. Your role will be to provide an efficient high quality, reliable Claims Service to Clients, Directors, Account Executives and Account Handlers and manage a caseload of claims in accordance with company requirements and procedures.

Role / Duties:

  • Proactively manage a caseload of claims
  • Regularly update both client and insurers alike in accordance with the agreed claims process
  • Provide sensible and considered advice to clients regarding all they can claim for, the route their claim should follow and the likely timescales, whilst at times realistically managing their expectations
  • Ensure that Judgments in default are not obtained against clients
  • Attend regular team meetings, contribute where appropriate
  • Undertake client visits and aid the development of the relationships
  • Maintain claims related spreadsheets
  • Provide claims information to the business to assist with policy renewals/ client development
  • Comply with any reasonable request

    Key Skills:

  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Confident and effective telephone skills
  • Ability to prioritise and organise own workload
  • Ability to work supportively and jointly in team environment
  • Demonstrate suitable interpersonal skills
  • Use judgement and experience of insurance matters to know when to seek help or advice
  • An assertive, structured and positive approach to verbal negotiations

    The Company

    My client is an Independent Insurance broker providing a comprehensive range of insurance and financial advice to a broad cross-section of commercial and private clients. With offices located in Yorkshire and Birmingham they aims to provide clients with high quality, personal service supported by the professionalism and expertise of a truly independent company. They are seen as one of the strongest and most proactive companies in the Manchester Market.

    The Person

  • Knowledge of insurance principles and underlying legal principles.
  • An understanding of FCA regulations and guidelines
  • Knowledge of insurance broking claims function
  • A thorough understanding of motor claims including fire, theft, accidental damage, third party liability, case law and uninsured losses
  • An understanding of the relevance of the Motor Insurers Bureau and Road Traffic Act and their application in relation to motor claims
  • A good working knowledge of the UK litigation process including proactive handling of County Court Claim Forms
  • Knowledge of Acturis computer syste
  • Knowledge of MS Word, MS Excel and MS Outlook
  • General keyboard skills

    How to apply

    Please forward your CV in confidence to jobs@irsrecruitment.co.uk quoting reference 1712-4DH alternatively if you would like more information about this opportunity please contact Derek Holland.

    Due to the high volume of applications that we receive, if you do not hear from us within 7days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.

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    For more information contact us at jobs@irsrecruitment.co.uk and attach your CV