Insurance Account Handler

  • Full Time
  • Reading

Commercial Insurance Account Handler

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Insurance Account Handler or Account Technician to join a leading Commercial Insurance Broker based in Reading.

You will have the chance to:

– Be part of a friendly and family run firm who put their staff first

– Gain experience of working on high quality Commercial Insurance risks

– Progress your career quickly as the firm continues to grow

The Role

This is a support based role working to assist a broking team of Account Executives, to help deliver a comprehensive insurance service to existing and new customers.

This will involve, compiling client information and fact finds, liaising with insurers on quotations, inviting and confirming renewals, dealing with mid-term adjustments, providing assistance with claims issues and the collection of premiums.

Additional duties will include:

– Thoroughly checking all client documentation before despatch

– Controlling your own diary system

– Taking instructions from existing customers in respect of alterations to current policies, ensuring insurers are notified and records updated.

– Offering renewal of clients’ policies with current insurer or new insurer, as appropriate.

Requirements

This role would ideally suit an Account Handler or Account Technician who has atleast 1 year’s experience working in a similar position for another insurance broker.

You will ideally:

– Possess practical working experience of the commercial insurance process

– Have excellent communication skills to liaise with various parties

– Be well organised and prioritise tasks in order of importance

– Be a strong team player and assist with colleagues when required

– Possess proficient IT skills across Microsoft Office programs such as Outlook, Word & Excel

– Have a working knowledge of OpenGI (although this is not essential).

Package

You will benefit from the following:

– Salary Up to £35,000 depending on experience

– Pension 3% company contribution

– Death in Service 4 x annual salary

– Hours 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday (37 hours per week)

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To find out more about this fantastic opportunity to join a market leading firm, please contact us or apply now.