Manpower has an exciting opportunity for an experienced personal lines insurance advisor, our client is a dynamic and forward-thinking Independent Insurance Broker with ambitious plans for the future and we are frequently looking for talented individuals to join their team.
Based in Whitstable Kent, their office provides a challenging, yet very rewarding environment to forward your career.
ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
To call new database lists, existing customers, previously quoted customers and previously unsuccessful renewals to obtain leads for quotations.
Provide new business quotations for all classes of Personal Lines (and certain classes of Commercial Lines) insurance on request, providing relevant advice, information and guidance.
Take instructions from new clients, ensuring cover commences at the correct time, all relevant paperwork is completed, premium is collected and relevant records and diary entries are created.
Take instructions from existing customers in respect of alterations to existing policies, ensuring insurers are notified and records updated.
Offer renewal of existing clients' policies with existing insurer or move to new insurer, as appropriate. In each case, ensure relevant paperwork is completed, premium is collected and relevant records and diary entries are created.
Check thoroughly all client documentation before despatch, ensuring queries are raised and amendments completed.
Control your own diary system, ensuring all items are followed up by the due dates, particularly in relation to outstanding documentation from clients or insurers, premium payments and continuation cover notes.
Assist customers with enquiries relating to claims, either by direct involvement with the insurer concerned, if appropriate, or providing contact names and telephone numbers for customer own direct contact.
Provide back up to the relevant colleagues in performing the daily and operational routines of the company.
Any general duties that may be required by your manager in accordance with the nature of this jobSKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
Should have some experience working within insurance broking capacity
A strong business sense, ability to follow management objectives
Experience using MS Office
Someone who has strong influencing, negotiating, problem solving and analytical skills
Adaptable, focused and professional
To have a confident telephone manner
To be able to quickly develop a knowledge and understanding of company processes and business goals
To recognise the importance of self-development, and to ensure all learning and development modules are up to dateHours of work - Full time - 39hours per week - Monday - Friday 8:45am and 7pm and 9am and 2pm Saturdays.
Salary will depend on experience.
Working within the Whitstable office, No WFH
Manpower is acting as a Recruitment Business for this role.
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