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Placement Broker

Job description

Churning renewals, daily administration and constantly being asked to do tasks beyond your experience? Do you enjoy the placement part of an Account Handler role in particular? Based in Nottingham or wider East Midlands and would be interested in this rare opportunity?

Negotiating with Underwriters, heading up the placement strategy for the business. This excites you. Yes you'll still be expected to look after a portfolio of clients, but this is an opportunity for you to really hone yourself within a placing role and become an integral part of a highly successful Independent Broker.

With the cost of living increasing year on year, it's imperative you work for an Insurance Broker who values you, regularly offers you pay increases and gives you the platform to grow your earnings

I mean, a full tank of petrol for a 55-litre family car now costs £103.79!
"I offered every member of staff a 7% pay rise this year, just because they all work hard and deserve it" Words said by the MD of this highly successful Independent Insurance Broker in Nottingham.
We are talking about an Insurance Broker who have an impressive 95% client retention rate, a track record of having zero claims unpaid and a firm who offer market leading salaries to all staff, right from personal lines up to senior management.
Due to a retirement, the MD of this business is looking for his #2, an experienced Commercial Insurance Professional (Either Account Executive or Senior Account Handler) who take pride in their technical ability, likes leading from the front and offering solutions to clients. This role even has potential to move into a leadership role in future, however please note this part is optional!
As a Placement Broker, you'll be joining a small, close-knit, family feel business you will have a voice, be given autonomy and have the opportunity to visit clients. You will lead the relationships of a range of commercial and corporate sized clients - The largest client paying £500,000+ GWP.
With the business migrating into the Acturis system, you'll have market leading software to use, a great team who all work together collaboratively and a Manager who will always encourage you to do a great job.
Key benefits:
  • A salary up to £55,000 dependent upon experience, this comes with bonus potential.
  • Opportunity to increase your salary year on year through hard-work and dedication to your role
  • Health Insurance provided as a key integral part of the business
  • Opportunity to work from home in a hybrid model
  • Based on the outskirts of Nottingham, you'll enjoy free car parking, scenic walks on lunchtime and a great team working environment
What you have to offer:
  • You'll be a well-rounded, commercial Account Handler or Account Executive with strong market relationships with Insurers. You'll be able to show a good knowledge of all commercial classes of business including PI, D&O and Cyber.
  • Your skills lie within insurance broking, placement of risks and will be able to show a track record of maintaining a great client retention rate
  • The market is filled with the usual Account Handler roles paying £35,000 and no scope for development, this opportunity is different and won't be around for long. If you are half thinking about making a move, but don't want to full commit feel free to still reach out as you never know what you could be missing.
No CV? No problem, just simply send us a message and we will be in touch. If at that point, it's a role of interest, we can help you build a profile

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