Insurance Co-ordinator

Location: Solihull, West Midlands Salary: £18 - £20 per hour
Sector: Construction Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: Sian Driscoll

Insurance Co-ordinator


Insurance Co-ordinator needed to provide an efficient front-line service for all insurance related matters across one of the biggest Construction and Highway's Company's in the U.K, based in Solihull.

The successful candidate for this position will be working on a contract basis until November 2018.

Some of the main duties of the Insurance Co-ordinator will include:

  • Co-ordination and management of claims across all classes of insurance
  • Notification of claims to all relevant external parties such as insurers, claims handlers ensure compliance with policy conditions and minimise the financial impact to the business
  • Investigation of claims and collation of information across all BU's and other internal stakeholders such Legal, Health & Safety etc to ensure that the correct informed decisions are made with regard to settlement of claim
  • Instruction to, and collation of information from, external service providers such as claims handler, solicitors, adjusters, engineers to ensure that the correct informed decisions are made with regard to settlement of claim
  • Make decisions with regard to the settlement and payment of claims, within agreed authority limits
  • Contain claims Litigation to minimise the financial impact to the business
  • Protect Business reputation with regard to claims management and all other Insurance related matters
  • Maximise all recovery opportunities in respect of Business losses to avoid unnecessary expenditure and/or secure reimbursement of outlays
  • Facilitate and authorise payments with regard to claims and other insurance spends, within agreed authority limits
  • Validate MI from internal and external sources and issue to the business on a regular basis, ensuring visibility of the impact of claims across all BU's, to enable adequate provisions to be made
  • Maintain, update and amend the MID (Motor Insurance database) in respect of all vehicles across the Group fleet, ensuring compliance with Statutory Regulations and avoidance of penalties/fines against the Business...and avoiding negative impact upon insurance premiums
  • Develop and maintain an interactive "Insurance Database" to promote the team profile and facilitate the Business will accessible Insurance Information Manage the team mailbox and respond to all "front-line" insurance queries and requests
  • Issue validation documentation to the business as required such as Certificates to comply with Statutory Regulations and other documents to assist the Business as required eg tenders & contracts etc
  • Facilitate, attend &/or participate in review meeting with internal & external stakeholders
  • Provide support to the Claims Manager & Snr Insurance Manager as required

What you need to be the successful Insurance Co-ordinator:

  • Knowledge of legislation relating to Insurance matters
  • Experience in claims management/handling across multi classes of insurance
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and influencing skills
  • Ability to make complex judgements from multiple sources of information
  • Excellent reporting and IT skills
  • Good understanding of commercial and business issues and mindful of the reputational impact of the Insurance activities
  • Highly motivated with the ability to work on own initiative, with a desire to add value to the Business
  • Demonstrate flexibility to respond to the requirements of the Insurance function and wider Group strategies
  • Relevant Insurance qualification(s) preferred but must demonstrate desire to develop insurance knowledge and experience

This really is a fantastic opportunity for an Insurance Co-ordinator. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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