Commercial Account Handler – Croydon to £25,000

Our client is an independent insurance broker providing Commercial Insurance to businesses.

Dealing with a variety of Insurance risks

  • Commercial Combined
  • Property

What does the role involve?

  • Managing client relationships for own book of clients
  • Also to manage insurer relationships within own book of business
  • Liaising with account handlers to ensure timely documentation to clients and insurers.
  • Exploring cross selling and new business opportunities
  • Assisting the Business Area Director to provide support where required
  • Complying with regulatory requirements, industry codes of practice and the Company’s own procedures and rules.
  • Always working on the principal of treating customers fairly and behave in an ethical manner.

What skills will you need?

  • Ability to prioritise and work unsupervised
  • Ability to remain motivated on deadlines
  • Ability to communicate effectively and accurately at all levels – written / oral / telephone
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Good time management
  • Ability to be driven
  • Attention to detail
  • Minimum Cert CII ideally
  • Progress with Professional Qualifications

What technical skills & previous experience is required?

  • Good level of knowledge of Microsoft Office packages (2010) applications (PowerPoint useful but not essential)
  • Minimum 2-3 years general  insurance experience in all classes of commercial insurance