Trainee Account Handler Leatherhead £18,000 - £22,000 + Bon

Job Title: Trainee Account Handler Leatherhead £18,000 - £22,000 + Bon
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leatherhead, Surrey
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JE50/1_1538143168
Contact Name: Tanya Etheridge
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 28, 2018 14:59

Job Description

Trainee Account Handler - Leatherhead - £18,000 - £22,000 + Bonus

Excellent opportunity for a Trainee Account Handler to join a growing team within the insurance industry. This is an exciting position for somebody looking for an entry level role into insurance that will offer lots of development and progression opportunities.

This role would suit an individual looking to start a great career in insurance as the position offers full training and offers the successful individual the opportunity to gain qualifications within the sector to become a fully qualified account handler.

The Role

  • Liaising with clients via telephone and email
  • Support the broking team with all administration duties
  • Responding to queries and enquires via email and telephone
  • Update and maintain accurate records and files
  • Update and maintain Microsoft Excel spreadsheets
  • Data processing and updating of database systems
  • Working alongside brokers in the day to day servicing of new and existing Commercial Insurance clients, including major scheme-based clients
  • Preparing new business quotations for new and existing clients
  • Supporting busy renewal activities, and ensuring high levels of business retention - collating renewal dates/diaries and preparing information for renewal terms
  • Liaising with Insurers/Underwriters
  • Liaise with senior account handlers for guidance an instruction when required

Skills Required

  • GCSE grade C or above or equivalent in Maths and English
  • Strong Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent communication skills both on the phone and face to face
  • Team player willing to help in all areas
  • Looking great opportunity to start a career within the insurance industry