About the Company:

With over 75 years of experience and having previously been a Top 10 independent UK broker in their own right, this client has specialist teams on-hand to provide clients with expert advice and are able to advice on every type of insurance.

About the Role:

This role is dual purpose, to settle client premiums to insurers and to ensure the correct commission rates/amounts are received by the client. Although the overall purpose of the role is straightforward, the intricacies of the client base, Insurer Partners and internal procedures, ensure that the role of Account Handler is one of variety.

Key Responsibilities:

  • • Ensure the 100% accuracy of all commissions received from the Property, Commercial & Personal Lines departments
  • • Liaise with our Insurer Partners to ensure prompt payment within their credit terms, confirming at the same time that income levels are 100% correct
  • • Provide the Finance Management team with accurate and up to date MI
  • • Guarantee the accurate input of daily financial information within the client and insurer records at all times
  • • Liaise with our own internal clients to ensure 100% accuracy of information within our client and insurer records
  • • Comply with both the Financial Conduct Authority regulations and the departmental procedures at all times when dealing with client and insurer money
  • • Maintain an effective and organized work environment to guarantee efficiency and accuracy levels are sustained
  • • Continually update your own knowledge through a relevant internal and external training program
  • • Promote and embed the principles of equality and valuing diversity

Skills and Expertise:

  • • AAT or working towards
  • • Experience and accountability in a finance role
  • • Good level of customer service experience
  • • Experience of working in an Insurance environment
  • • Excellent problem-solving skills (complex)
  • • Strong customer focus
  • • Ability to think and contribute strategically and turn concepts into actionable plans
  • • Planning and Organising: Able to demonstrate structured and organised thinking to achieve results and manage workload effectively
  • • Ambition and Drive - develops challenging but achievable plans and takes the decisions and actions necessary to ensure they are implemented
  • • Able to demonstrate strong commercial and risk awareness
  • • High standard of numeracy and grammar skills

Benefits: Flexible working

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