Claims Executive

  • Location
    Dumfries, Dumfries And Galloway
  • Category
    General Insurance - Claims
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 20000 - £ 25000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

Office Angels are working in partnership with a very well-established Insurance Broker based in Dumfries. They have an urgent requirement for a Claims Technician to join the team. It's an exciting role requiring technical expertise and the ability to manage an allocation of Clients nationwide.
Ideally we need you to have a background in Claims Management, however consideration will be given to applicants with at least 2 years general insurance experience.
The salary is £20,000-25,000K per annum and will depend on your experience within the industry and if you are already Cert CII qualified.
The successful candidate will be required to develop and maintain a portfolio of Clients and ensure company service standards are always met with Client retention as a primary focus.

Our client is a Chartered Insurance Broker and this is a full time/permanent position.

The role will require: -
* Effective management of a portfolio of Clients' claims from notification to settlement
* Development and management of relationships with key suppliers to ensure effective claims management
* Negotiating on the clients' behalf to reach the best settlement possible
* Provision of technical advice on policy coverage and claims processes
* Maintenance of client records and a claims diary system
* Adherence to company service standards for new claims and post handling including TCF
* Competency with Microsoft Office - particularly Outlook, Word & Excel

Key skills: -
* Confidently provide a meticulous and professional service to clients
* A confident telephone manner
* Ability to provide technical advice on policy coverage
* Attend client and insurer meetings where required

Our client is looking for a claims professional who will be able to work in a team and manage an allocation of claims with minimal supervision. Our client is an independent insurance broker with a growing presence in Scotland and this is a wonderful opportunity to join them and become a part of their success.

The role is based in Dumfries and the hours of work are 9am-5pm - Monday to Friday.

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