Liability / Personal Injury Claims Handler

MW Appointments
£20,000 per annum
14 Mar 2019
21 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Liability / Personal Injury Claims Handler
-Stoke on Trent
-Permanent Contract
-£20,000 to £25,000 (depending on relevance of experience) + benefits package

Your new Company:
You will be joining a leading service provider in the insurance sector. They offer UK and global insurance companies a diverse range of technical support, claims, underwriting and transactional support functions across a wide range of insurance classes and products.

Job Purpose:
The team is responsible for handling liability claims on behalf of various insurers. Your role will be to provide a quality claims service on behalf of the insurer and handle claims from the cradle to the grave. To ensure claims are handled on a proactive basis in accordance with the insurers claims handling philosophy.

Duties and Responsibilities:
·To establish if cover is in place for the claim.
·To record all claims on the digital claims handling system.
·To investigate all liability claims either from the desk or by instructing loss adjusters.
·To make the decision on liability.
·To negotiate settlement of the claim.
·To ensure compliance with all legal timescales and client SLA's.
·To build relationships with external clients and stakeholders.
·Experience of policy wording and terms and conditions.
·Knowledge of insurance and the insurance market.
·Knowledge of how to value an injury claim.
·Knowledge of reserving philosophies.
·Knowledge of Civil Procedure Rules and the Claims Portal.

Skills & Experience:
This role would suit candidates who have experience in handling any type of injury claims and experience of working in an insurance and or legal environment would be expected.

REF : 6809

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