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Account Handler

Job Title: Account Handler
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Antrim
Industry:
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: PC3341
Job Published: March 02, 2021 11:54

Job Description

Job Description

Due to continued growth we are seeking experienced Commercial Account Handlers to join our client, a UK wide Insurance provider. Based in Northern Ireland, this offers a work from home opportunity but will require the occasional visit to the Belfast based office therefore applicants must be based in Northern Ireland. This is a full time role, Monday to Friday 9-5, 35 hours per week. Salary is negotiable depending on experience and the company also offers a great range of benefits. Applicants must demonstrate:

  • Background in Insurance - Either at an Insurer or Broker preferably commercial.

  • Background in Customer Service/Sales

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Proactive attitude, with the ability to use initiative

  • Excellent organisational skills

  • The ability to work under pressure and assimilate large quantities of information quickly, while maintaining attention to detail

  • Effective team working skills

  • Influencing and negotiation skills

  • Oral and written communication skills

  • Commercial awareness

  • Willingness to learn

  • Resilience, to enable you to deal with problems and constructive criticism

  • The ability to work both from an office and home environment The Account handler will liaise with clients, insurers and Account Executives. You will be trained on leading insurance systems and career progression will be provided. We will offer a competitive salary, attainable bonus and benefits package. Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure the smooth running of assigned portfolio on a day to day basis

  • Knowledge of the Acturis insurance platform would be desirable

  • Develop, maintain and cultivate a constructive and professional relationship with clients and insurers at all levels

  • Be the first point of contact for day to day enquiries from clients, providers and other internal and external sources

  • Independently respond to queries from both clients and insurers in a pro-active manner, whilst keeping consultants informed as appropriate

  • Prepare template client reports as request by Account Executive

  • Resolve any identified discrepancies in provider documentation before sending to clients

  • Periodically attend client meetings with the Account Executive, subject to agreement of the Account Handler Team Leader and team resourcing

  • Maintain client records and data in line with systems and protocols

  • Provide a proactive professional telephone handling service for both internal & external contracts, including clients, providers and colleagues. Further details are available to applicants. To express an interest please send your CV to Patricia in by clicking on the link. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Please ensure your CV is accurate and up to date. The CV should include your full employment history inclusive of dates, all academic achievements and full personal contact details. Apple Recruitment Services is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Apple Recruitment Services is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Candidate Description

Applicants must demonstrate:

  • Background in Insurance - Either at an Insurer or Broker preferably commercial.

  • Background in Customer Service/Sales

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Proactive attitude, with the ability to use initiative

  • Excellent organisational skills

  • The ability to work under pressure and assimilate large quantities of information quickly, while maintaining attention to detail

  • Effective team working skills

  • Influencing and negotiation skills

  • Oral and written communication skills

  • Commercial awareness

  • Willingness to learn

  • Resilience, to enable you to deal with problems and constructive criticism

  • The ability to work both from an office and home environment

Application Description

Further details are available to applicants. To express an interest please send your CV to Patricia in by clicking on the link. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Please ensure your CV is accurate and up to date. The CV should include your full employment history inclusive of dates, all academic achievements and full personal contact details. Apple Recruitment Services is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Apple Recruitment Services is an Equal Opportunities Employer.