In-House Claims Executive

£25000 - £35000 per annum
27 Dec 2018
26 Jan 2019
Lawes Consulting Group
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title - In-House Claims Executive
Contract - Permanent
Salary - GBP25,000 - GBP35,000 + Competitive Benefits
Location - Surrey
This rare and exciting opportunity is working within a small niche in-house insurance division for a £2billion turnover PLC
Main Function of Job
The Insurance and Claims assistant is an important role within the Legal team and will report into the Insurance and Claims Manager.
Managing the group's insurance claims, liaising directly with the group's insurers from notification to settlement as well as assisting with the groups day to day insurance requirements where necessary.
The role requires good customer service and relationship building skills as well as excellent communication skills, both written and oral.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
Managing claims from notification to settlement in line with insurers to drive and derive the optimum settlement outcome.
Collecting accurate information and documentation to proceed with and/or defend a claim.
Monitoring the progress of a claim
Assist with uninsured loss recovery and where necessary, liaise direct with the third party
Building relationships with insurers, brokers, loss adjusters and solicitors
Assist with internal claims reporting
Review and report on claims trends to drive down the groups loss ratio
Draft "Claims History" letters for Employees exiting the Company Car scheme
Respond to DPA requests from insurance companies
Where necessary liaise with HPI and or Insurance companies to obtain clearance on sale vehicles where an insurance company holds an interest
Support the Insurance and Claims Manager in the day to day handling of the groups insurance requirements
Working Conditions
Based in Surrey
Ability to work within a dynamic and fast moving environment
May require occasional travel to other locations
Key Attributes and Qualifications
Chartered Insurance Institute qualification at Certificate level (could potentially offer as part of package)
Basic understanding of common law principles
Good understanding of claims principles, particularly RTAs and Liability claims
Experience in a claims handling role
Extensive experience of MS Office tools, particularly Excel and Powerpoint
Works well under time pressure and able to manage time and workload priorities
Able to work well as a team
Good oral and written communication
Approachable, team player, excellent communicator
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