Recoveries Claims Handler

£21,000 per annum
27 Jul 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Optima are currently supporting a growing business based in Stoke with the recruitment of a Recoveries Claims Handler. Due to continued growth within the business this is an exciting time to join them, you will handle a variety of recovery claims which have been referred to the recoveries team - To recover from the third party insurer the outlay they have made as a result of the fault of a third party.

Duties will include but not limited to:

  • Knowledge of insurance policy wording, coverage and terms and conditions.
  • Experience of handling property claims with particular emphasis on escape of water, impact and fire perils.
  • An understanding of the recovery process and subrogation rights.
  • Working knowledge of negligence, Legislation and Occupiers Liability Act.
  • Manage claims proactively and within company protocols.
  • Release cheques and action complaints within authorities set by management.

The ideal candidate for this role must have an understanding of the property claims management process, must have a minimum of 5 GCSE's (or equivalent) at grade C or above including Maths and English, a CII qualification would be advantageous but not essential if can demonstrate a solid Claims Handling background. Also must be able to adapt in use of MS Office particularly Excel and Word, able to use database software to a basic level, internet and email.

For more information please contact Gemma Hobson.