Job Type: Permanent
Job Reference Number: BH1294
  • Reading
  • DOE, £25,000 - £35,000
  • 2022-01-31

Job Description

Our client is a successful and renowned insurance broker with a hunger for development. They deal with all types of general insurance and are passionate about providing a professional service with a personal touch. They are going through an exciting time of development making this a superb time to join.

In terms of their staff, they require experienced and knowledgeable insurance professionals who enjoy having the opportunity to express themselves and develop.

We are seeking 2 x Account Handlers to join the organisation, based in the Reading area. This is a full time permanent post, attracting a salary dependent on experience and qualifications. The company also offer a hybrid working policy with only 3 days being in the office a week (once trained in the role)

The Role

The purpose of the role is to provide a dedicated support to a team of Account Executives and deliver a quality service to new and existing customers.

The main duties include

  • Provide appropriate advice on suitable policies and risk management
  • Processing of and negotiating with clients and underwriters on new business and renewals
  • Issuing of relevant documentation, ensuring it is accurate and compliant
  • Assisting in the handling of claims
  • Supporting the Account Executives
  • Providing exceptional service to customers and building strong, long-term relationships

The successful candidate must have;

  • Experience in dealing with Commercial/Corporate insurance
  • Excellent administrative skills and background
  • Knowledge of commercial products and insurance market
  • Experience with Acturis (desirable)
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Proven track record of retention
  • Passion for customer services and professionalism
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of FCA, DPA etc.

In return you can expect a fun working environment, competitive package and future career opportunities.

Elite Staffing Solutions are acting as an Employment Agency on this vacancy.