For all applications, please forward a C.V. and a covering letter to the following;

BSIS Corporate Insurance Brokers, 30 Acorn Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 2DJ

Or by email to Jon Gray Dip CII 

(No Agency applications please)

VACANCY: Account Handler

BSIS are seeking a new Account Handler to join their growing team. Your Key responsibilities will be

To act as broking assistant to a nominated account executive

To prepare renewal schedules and contact client prior to renewal within compliance timescales

Negotiate alternative quotes – prior to renewal dates – where appropriate

Deal with all documentation, invoices, credit notes, etc. ensuring a smooth and trouble-free renewal for the client

Handle claims efficiently and within regulatory timescales

Foster good relations with insurance companies

Operate an effective credit control system and report as required.

Essential Attributes

  • Previous broking experience, preferably in SME High to Mid Net Worth Personal Lines sectors
  • Knowledge of wide range of commercial and personal lines insurance products
  • Experience in obtaining information from clients via telephone and e-mail
  • Experience in obtaining quotes and placing business
  • Good confident customer skills – both written & oral
  • Good negotiating skills and the ability to build good relationships with both clients and insurers/underwriters
  • Good organisational ability
  • Sound knowledge of FCA requirements within a broking role
  • Well-presented, hardworking, pro-active team player with initiative

Position would suit someone happy to work within a tight knit team.

Advantageous Attributes

  • Knowledge of Word/Excel
  • Experience with the Acturis broking software
  • Insurance qualifications