Commercial Account Handler

NJR Recruitment
£25000 - £30000/annum Plus Benefits
12 Apr 2018
21 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Commercial Account Handler
Location: Birmingham City Centre
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 plus benefits

NJR Recruitment is delighted to be once again assisting one of the most prestigious Insurance Brokers in the UK with their recruitment needs. Our Clients is currently looking to add to their Birmingham City Centre by bringing on board a Commercial Account Handler.

The main purpose of your role will be to provide new business quotations for all classes of Commercial insurance on request, providing relevant advice, information and guidance. You will be dealing with mid-term adjustments and providing assistance in claims issues; whilst assisting customers with enquiries relating to claims, either by direct involvement with the insurer concerned, or providing contact names and telephone numbers for customer own direct contact.


Take instructions from new clients, ensuring cover commences at the correct time, all relevant paperwork is completed, premium is collected and relevant records and diary entries are created.
Take instructions from existing customers in respect of alterations to existing policies, ensuring insurers are notified and records updated.
You will be handling SME level premiums
Offer renewal of existing clients' policies with existing insurer or move to new insurer, as appropriate. In each case, ensure relevant paperwork is completed, premium is collected and relevant records and diary entries are created.
Check thoroughly all client documentation before despatch, ensuring queries are raised and amendments completed.
Control your own diary system, ensuring all items are followed up by the due dates, particularly in relation to outstanding documentation from clients or insurers, premium payments and survey matters.
Filing of all records on a daily basis.
Assisting with claims administration where necessary.
Provide back up to the Department Manager in performing the daily and operational routines of the Company's computer system.
Any general duties that may be required by your Manager in accordance with the nature of this job.

The successfully candidate will need to have proven experience working as a Commercial Account Handler (dealing with SME) - preferably within a commercial insurance/ broker environment. You will have knowledge of FCA ICOB Regulations and Insurance products as well as having solid communication and articulation skills and a high level of competency in Word, Outlook and Excel.

Our client is looking for a highly motivated and enjoys the challenge of a diverse role whilst having an eye for detail. It is also essential that the successful candidate is a team player, committed to the company, has a flexible and thorough approach with the ability to priorities their work.

For further information please contact one of our specialist consultants to discuss.