Group Claims Handler

Location Bradford
Discipline: Insurance
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + + Hybrid Working
Contact name: Dervla O'Driscoll

Job ref: 12503
Published: 10 days ago
Startdate: ASAP


Senior Claims Handler - Bradford
Competitive Salary up to £40,000 | Hybrid Working


A leading insurance firm in Bradford is seeking an experienced Senior Claims Handler to join their dynamic team. This role offers an attractive salary, flexible working arrangements, and the opportunity to manage a diverse portfolio of claims.
About the Role: We're looking for a seasoned professional to handle a range of commercial claims, with a particular focus on Motor/Fleet, Property, and Liability. The ideal candidate will combine expert knowledge with exceptional customer service skills.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage claims from initial notification through to settlement
  • Provide professional advice and maintain high service standards
  • Negotiate effectively to achieve optimal outcomes
  • Maintain accurate records and a robust diary system
  • Liaise with clients, insurers, and other relevant parties
  • Authorize claim payments under delegated authority
  • Contribute to management information on claims issues
  • Engage in ongoing professional development


Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years' experience in handling diverse insurance claims
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills
  • Proficiency in IT systems, particularly Excel
  • Excellent organizational and time management abilities
  • Proven ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines


Preferred Experience:

  • Background in a brokerage environment
  • Familiarity with scheme claims and binder procedures
  • Experience with PI, D&O, and Cyber claims
  • Knowledge of Acturis system


Benefits:

  • Competitive salary up to £40,000 per annum
  • Hybrid working options
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Supportive team environment


If you're ready to take the next step in your claims handling career, we invite you to apply. Please submit your CV for immediate consideration.

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