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New Business Account Handler

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Location Colchester , Essex
Sector Insurance
Salary £24,000 - £30,000 Per Annum
Type Permanent
Consultant Dave Bell
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Our Client is a leading specialist Insurance Broker and has built an outstanding reputation and track record of delivering unrivalled levels of service to their clients within the media sector.  As a result of demand for this service, our client is now seeking a New Business Account Handler to help grow the book of business.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly respected Insurance Broker who pride themselves and their reputation on the quality of their service, you will make a major contribution to the success of the company.



Pursue and secure, new business premiums utilising diary and resolve any outstanding new business debt highlighted through the monthly debtors meeting.

Handle both Scheme and non-Scheme new business enquiries ensuring all relevant information is collected to successfully process the risk

Calculate the risk premium on Scheme business using the pre-agreed rating schedule and assess risk suitability for the scheme

If the risk is suitable, quote the premium by telephone and confirm in writing (as requested) by e-mail, fax or correspondence

Providing quality customer care, ensuring that documents are obtained, processed and despatched promptly and all issues raised by the Client, Prospective Client, Intermediary or Insurer are effectively dealt with

Submit the presentation to Insurers and obtain quotation(s)

On receipt of quotation(s), quote the premium by telephone and confirm in writing (as requested) by e-mail, fax or correspondence



Previous experience within Insurance Broking with good working knowledge of Commercial Combined insurance

Excellent communication and customer service skills

Proven ability to develop good working relationships with Commercial clients

Progress towards ACII would be beneficial

Job Synonyms: Insurance Broker, Account Handler, Account Broker, Broker, New Business

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