Account Handlers Required (Corporate Insurance)
Job Title: Account Handler (Corporate Insurance)
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Location: Hybrid / remote working (subject to business needs)
ABL is entering an exciting phase of its development following the acquisition of Willis Towers Watson's Northern Ireland business in 2021. The company is now Northern Ireland's largest commercial insurance intermediary with ambitions to grow further in the year ahead.
Several opportunities exist within our Corporate Insurance division for Account Handlers to help us deliver exceptional customer service to some of Northern Ireland's most successful businesses and best-known brands.
Account Handler - Corporate Insurance
These roles offer the successful candidate the opportunity to join one of Northern Ireland’s most successful insurance organisations, to avail of industry-leading training and to quickly progress their career in this dynamic and rapidly growing organisation.
The role offers
- a highly competitive salary
- an award-winning certification program
- professional development funding
- hybrid-remote working options
- contributory pension
- death in service benefits
- 24 days paid leave per year (plus statutory holidays)
As well as a range of HR benefits including Cycle to Work, eyecare vouchers, health cash plan and discounted car leasing.
About The Role
As an account handler you will be involved in the full client lifecycle from quotation to renewal and, with our support, will offer the highest standards of customer care to meet service, customer satisfaction and commercial targets.
Our Corporate Insurance division deals with large organisations, many of which are household names with complex insurance needs and unique challenges. Account Handlers in this team will be called upon to represent ABL Insurance with the highest levels of professionalism, ingenuity and integrity.
Everything ABL Insurances does is about expert personal service, so you will pride yourself on your ability to develop relationships with prospective new customers and to manage and grow the business with existing clients while maintaining regulatory compliance at all times.
Experience in the industry and being qualified or working towards a qualification in insurance (CII or above) would be a definite advantage in applying for this role. However, we are more interested in applicants with the right mindset, who can demonstrate their achievement of commercial targets and their dedication to exceptional customer service in any field.
Account Handlers will manage the accurate administration of client accounts on a day to day basis, acting as support to Account Executives and Account Managers. Account Handlers will work with Account Executives on new business development including liaising with prospects, negotiating with underwriters and ensuring compliance with FCA and PRA guidelines at all times.
The role will require a high level of personal organisation and time management skills and the ability to efficiently deal with your workload in a fast-paced environment.
You will be an approachable, organised and professional individual with an ambition to further your career in the insurance industry.
You will preferably have at least two years’ experience in the insurance industry and have attained or will be currently working towards your CII qualification.
If you are not currently working in the insurance sector, you may still apply for this role but you should be able to demonstrate your experience in customer service and your ability to meet commercial targets and service standards.
You should have a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade ‘C’ or above and be fully computer literate. Exceptions to this requirement may be made for exceptional individuals with a high level of relevant experience.
About ABL Insurance
ABL Group is Northern Ireland’s largest insurance intermediary and risk management organisation with almost 200 insurance professionals forming the best-qualified team in the region. We are part of GRP - a national group of insurance brokers and intermediaries with a global reach.
We are headquartered at City Quays in the heart of Belfast's waterfront district and have regional offices in Armagh and Coleraine.
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