Senior Commercial Property Claims Handler

Senior Commercial Property Claims Handler

Job Title: Senior Commercial Property Claims Handler
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chichester, West Sussex
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH4431_1519741275
Contact Name: Dynamite Recruitment
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Job Published: February 27, 2018 14:21

Job Description

Commercial Property Claims Handler

Location: Chichester

Hours of work: Monday to Friday 9am to 5.00pm

Salary: £22000 to £27000 per annum

Plus Fantastic company benefits

Dynamite Recruitment are currently working in partnership with a very well established financial service business based in Chichester.

Our client provide a very specialist service and as a result are looking to recruit a senior commercial property claims handers

As a Senior Commercial Property Claims Handler you will be responsible for delivering a high quality professional advice service to clients regarding any claims issues; you primary task is to liaise with insurers and other interested parties to expedite the claim and effectively manage your clients' expectations. You will handle claims from receipt of notification of loss through to conclusion.

Your key duties will include the following:

  • To advise and update clients on all events and discussions during the property claim ensuring that the customer is satisfield
  • Regularly assess the status of property claims with clients / insurers / recovery agents/solicitors (as applicable) and ensure that all parties are informed of progress or chased for updates as necessary.
  • You will offer appropriate technical advice to clients throughout the duration of the claim, be encouraging, compassionate and effectively handle their expectations
  • You will liaise with your Line Manager regarding any claim related issues, queries or areas of concern which may arise. Ensuring you bring to your Line Manager's attention any claims complaints (in addition to following the company's general complaints procedure)
  • Identify and inform Line Manager of any claims which may generate a complaint
  • Ensure market / insurance / legislation and other technical knowledge is developed and maintained to enable efficient claims handling and that Business systems are updated regularly and that data held is 100% accurate at all times, to facilitate accurate claims reporting.
  • Process all claim notifications, further advices and collections in accordance with the Claims Division's procedures
  • Update insurers and recovery agents and inform of any additional information acquired during the claims process. Review insurer's, recovery agents and solicitors queries and resolve wherever possible
  • Ensure that claims statistics, when required by the client, Placing Department or insurers on risk, are accurate and produced in accordance to SLAs
  • Ensure all relevant inward/outward correspondence is added to each claim file in the correct order, including contemporaneous notes of any telephone conversations / meetings

The ideal candidate :

You will need to have previous experience within commercial property Insurance .

"Can you manage own workload in order to service the client promptly and expertly?" You will need to be someone with super administrative skills who will be task focused and want to develop and nurture their career with us.

Qualifications required are as follows:

  • Cert CII/ Dip CII (Chartered Insurance Institute) qualification desirable and educated to GCSE standard or equivalent
  • Previous experience within the insurance industry with specific claims handling focus.
  • Good customer service focus along with good planning and analytical skills.
  • Identify potential risk/issues and seek advice/consultation when required. Apply due diligence and process adherence accompanied by high accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills and takes initiative when assisting team members.
  • MS office proficiency.
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • We are an equal opportunities employer

To be considered please submit your CV Immediately

#property claims , commercial property, insurance

Dynamite Recruitment Solutions Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.