Claims Handler (FTC)

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Ipswich
Salary
22000.00 - 27000.00 GBP Annual + GBP22000 - GBP27000/annum
Posted
25 Aug 2017
Closes
22 Sep 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for an experienced Claims Handler to join one of the outstanding Insurance organisations in East Anglia. Our client requires a Claims Handler on a fixed term contract (Maternity Cover) in their Ipswich office.

Role: Claims Handler
Term: Fixed Term Contract
Salary: GBP22,000 - GBP27,000
Location: Ipswich

Purpose of the role:
You will be responsible for negotiation and management of claims of varying commercial classes within defined authority levels. This will include Liability, Property, Casualty and Marine. Competent and efficient handling of all aspects of claims within job holder s authority to good technical standards and quality including; Legal and policy liability assessment, estimating, negotiation, settlement and defence including litigation management.

Skills & Experience:
The principles of insurance including considering policy liability, terms and relevant clauses.
Legal liability including common law and statute.
The legal process including litigation.
Receiving claims notifications, assessing estimates and negotiating claims up to and including settlement within personal authority.
Considering Third Party liabilities, detecting fraud and taking correct action to preserve and maximise recoveries.
Instructing and controlling loss adjusters and solicitors and experts in connection with day-to-day claims handling.
Being involved in the maintenance and development of client relationships through contacts with clients and brokers in respect of day-to-day claims handling.
Understanding and acting appropriately in respect of clients needs.

If you're interested in finding out more about this exciting role, then please forward a copy of your up to date CV