Technical Lead for Property Claims

London, London
£55,000 - £65,000 per annum
18 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Technical Lead - Commercial Property Claims
Location: London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Job Type: Full time

Our company client is a fast growing commercial insurance business who are actively seeking to recruit a driven and articulate Technical Lead - Commercial Property Claims to join their technical claims team based in London. The team is looking for a highly ambitious individual with a proven commercial property claims background who is willing to step into a lead technical role and act as a referral point for the team. This role can be based in either their London or Gloucester site.

Key deliverables for this job:

* Key part of technical claims team, managing complex, high value commercial claims from initial notification through to settlement
* Acting as technical referral point for Property Claims Handlers, ensuring on-going guidance and support
* Delivering operational excellence and business efficiency and contributing to customer experience process where possible
* Contribute to process improvement and cost effectiveness
* Manage key third party and supplier relationships
* Research and analyse market trends and represent the claims team and industry events
* Provide training and development to more junior handlers
* Conduct audits and assist the Audit Manager on assessment of technical guidelines and compliance matters
* Conduct individual audits on Claims Handlers and provide feedback to management

Experience and competencies required:

* 4+ year's experience in a senior property claims handling role, gained at a reputable insurance brand
* In-depth understanding of property claims and general insurance market awareness
* Strong influencing and negotiation skills
* Ability to manage and develop key relationships
* Ability to work closely with senior management on process design and implementation
* Ability to mentor and guide more junior handlers
* ACII / CII Qualification highly preferred

Keywords: "claims" and "property" and "commercial"

If you feel you have the relevant experience, then please apply for immediate consideration.