Andy File Associates Limited are working as a Recruitment Agency on behalf of our client with regards this permanent positionSME Motor Insurance Broker (New role)
Our client was established in 1953 and are a multi award winning Insurance Broker with their Head Office in Sheffield and representation throughout the UK. They are one of the top 100 Independent Insurance Brokers in the country and offer a comprehensive client service including claims handling and full market access.
In November 2019, our client became part of a leading global fleet management company with over 1500 employees across 15 countries and who are currently ranked 19th in the UK Top Track 100.
Our client is looking for an SME Insurance Broker to join their insurance team based in Sheffield, to provide a quality service to clients covering all aspects of their insurance arrangements.
Why choose our client?
24th in UK Top Track 100
Rapidly expanding global company with an entrepreneurial mindset
Internal talent development programme
Secondment opportunities to work in their international offices
Innovative, technology driven culture
What will you be doing as an SME Broker?
Deal with any telephone queries for new or existing business, provide suitable advice, exercising own judgement based upon knowledge and experience as to when to refer customers to a colleague
Take instructions relating to the provision of insurance cover from clients and Account Executives when appropriate
Check policy documents, (including endorsements) for accuracy prior to receipt by clients
Make written records of all conversations with customers and/or insurers, or other relevant business contacts in accordance with the firm’s procedures manual
Exercise own judgement, based on knowledge and experience, when reviewing proposals and referring to supervisor, manager or senior colleague when appropriate
Draw customer’s attention to all information pertinent to client’s insurances, including duty of disclosure, warranties and onerous conditions etc
What experience / skills is our client looking for?
Knowledge of FCA rules and guidelines relating to commercial and private customers
Knowledge of general insurance and its underlying legal principles
For each policy listed, knowledge and understanding of each of the core policies listed
Knowledge and understanding of all company relevant procedures
Willingness to continue to develop knowledge of underwriting and related issues through formal and informal learning, both internal to the firm, and externally
What benefits does our client offer?
Excellent training and coaching
Friendly & supportive team working environment that encourages opportunities for self-development
Fantastic opportunities for ongoing development and progression
Annual salary review
22 days holiday plus bank holidays
Company sick pay, life assurance and pension
Local and online discounts including discounted restaurants, travel, entertainment tickets with BenefitHub
Employee Fuel Card (after one year)
Employee Assistance Programme
Cycle to work scheme