In-House Claims Executive

Job Description


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 GBP2billion 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 groups insurance claims, liaising directly with the groups 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
If you have the relevant experience or know someone that does please contact us now on 02037272312 or email us at

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Steven Lawes

Tel: 0203 727 2312

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