Technical Claims Negotiator - Injury

Location
Brighton, East Sussex
Salary
£33,700 - £37,400 per annum
Posted
16 Nov 2016
Closes
14 Dec 2016
Ref
1339617
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position: Technical Claims Negotiator (Personal Injury)
Location: East Sussex
Salary: £33700 - £37400 per annum
Job Type: Full time

The company client is a well established motor insurer who is actively seeking to take on board a driven and organised Senior PI Claims Negotiators to be art of their thriving team based in East Sussex.This is a unique opportunity to join a widely respected brand in a period of fast paced change.

Job summary:

* We have a number of positions available and you will be a key part of settling complex TP injury claims received in the personal injury unit.
* You will also act as a technical lead within the team and provide on-going support for more junior handlers.
* Please note this is an office based role however the insurer will consider flexible working hours and home-working if required.

The successful candidate will undertake the following duties:

* Investigating and settling complex motor injury claims files, working up to a £50,000 settlement limit
* Managing a large personal caseload of claims files from initial review through to final settlement
* Liaising with customers, legal experts and third parties to ensure a satisfactory conclusion of all claims
* Working closely with the Claims Manager on claims strategy and process improvement
* Technical lead for more junior handlers giving guidance where required

Competencies and experience required:

* 3+ year's experience in a similar PI/BI claims handling role, gained at a reputable motor insurer or legal organisation
* Strong legal assessment skills and thorough understanding of litigation and quantum
* Commercial awareness of the motor insurance industry
* Ability to work in a target driven environment
* Strong client / customer focus with ability to deal with Third Parties, Brokers and Legal Professionals
* CII Cert preferred but not essential

Keywords: "claims" and "motor" and "insurance" and "injury"

Please send an up-to-date copy of your CV to be considered for this position.