Non-Marine Claims Technician / Broker

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
London
Salary
to GBP38000 plus full bens/bonus
Posted
03 Aug 2018
Closes
31 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
To provide an efficient, high quality, reliable Claims service to
Customers
Create new claims files when required
Create entries and update financial records on relevant system(s)
Liaise with and advise Clients on claims procedures
Liaise with adjustors, surveyors and/or lawyers on claims
Liaise with colleagues and insurers on claims
Negotiate settlement of claims with Insurers and their advisers,
including face to face meetings
Draft and send standard correspondence.
Draft and send non-standard correspondence, ensuring that these are
checked by senior colleagues
Answer the telephone, using own judgement on the referral of callers to a
senior colleague and ensuring that information given is accurately
recorded
Make written records of all conversations with customers and/or insurers,
or other relevant business contacts, in accordance with the firm's
procedures manual
Complete cheque and/or TT requisitions and liaise with Accounts for the
same
Deal with claims payments within designated authority or under
supervision of a senior colleague/Manager
Ensure that the Company's systems and compliance are followed at all
times, in accordance with the company's compliance manual
Ensure that systems and procedures are followed at all times, in
accordance with the firm's procedures manual
Such tasks as may be required to assist with the effective handling of
claims within the company.
Knowledge Required
Level 2 knowledge of FCA rules and guidelines relating to
commercial/private clients
Level 2 knowledge of general insurance and underlying legal principles
Level 2 knowledge and understanding of relevant policies and contract
wordings
Willingness to continue to develop knowledge of insurance, claims and
related issues through formal and informal learning, both internal to the
firm and externally
Skills Required - Personal
Ability to prioritise and organise own workload to ensure that deadlines
are adhered to
Develop and sustain relationships with Clients, Insurers and colleagues
Confident and effective telephone and IT skills
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Use judgement and experience of insurance matters to know when to seek
help or advice from manager, supervisor or other senior colleague
Skills Required - IT
Microsoft Office packages, Word, Excel, and Outlook
London Market I.T. systems