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Placement Account Handler

Job description

As a Broker or Underwriter early in your commercial insurance career, do you enjoy the placement side of insurance, presenting risks in the market (Underwriters/MGAs) and helping your colleagues get deals over the line?

You're new business focused and you particularly enjoy the feeling you get when you place a tricky risk in the market.

Giving the good news to the client that you have found a solution when others haven't - Bittersweet.

Having recently promoted 2 individuals within this team, this top 15 UK, Independent, family owned Broker have a brand new opportunity to join their placement team as an Assistant Placement Broker with a view to development into a Senior Placement broker.

This proves this firm are all about investing in their people and everyone has a development plan from day 1, regardless of their experience level.

Rather than handle MTAs and renewals all day long, you'll have the opportunity to get involved in programme design, you'll build relationships with Insurers/MGAs, meeting Underwriters in the city and providing risk solutions to your team's clients.

This is a hands on role that will require you to continuously research the market and keep yourself abreast of the development of the market, product knowledge and intelligence

Oh, and you'll be joining a genuinely brilliant team and an extremely supportive, hands on and generous Business Leader.

The package:

  • You will be rewarded with a salary up to £35,000 dependent upon your experience.
  • Bonuses are on offer to reward performance
  • Based in their offices in either Redhill or Staines-Upon Thames

What do you have to offer?

  • First and foremost, you'll be results driven. You like a challenge. No two days are the same
  • You'll possess a background within commercial insurance, preferably within a new business environment. Either as a New Business Account Handler or Broker. We are also able to consider individuals from an underwriting background, or Insurer development.
  • Throughout your career, you would have dealt with Property and Liability risks, but you may have also dealt with the more obscure line of business.
  • This firm use Acturis as a system, if you have experience with this it'd be an absolute bonus.

As their insurance recruitment partner, we have received a plethora of positive testimonials from happy employees. We also have a video to share of colleagues talking to the camera about why they are a brilliant employer to work for.

Is 2024 your year to push your career within Senior Placement?

No problem if you do not have a CV at this stage, simply get in touch with IDEX for a confidential call.

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