Commercial Account Handler/New Business Broker

Woking, Surrey
Salary up to £30,000, plus Bonus, Pension
12 May 2017
11 Jun 2017
Andy Baker
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

An excellent opportunity has arisen to work for an independent commercial brokerage based near Woking. They have a local presence in and around the South of England providing a personal service to all of their clients developing new business opportunities through recommendations, referrals and also servicing all types of SME to medium size enterprise businesses.

This position offers successful candidates to really learn and develop their skills within a commercial insurance environment working with General Commercial risks, working closely with their Senior Directors. The role will include mainly internal work and some external client visits where necessary. There would also be a succession plan in place if desired to move to a full time external role going forward and servicing your client bank, although initially this will be a Commercial Account Handler/Broking role.

Ideal candidates should have 2 to 3 years commercial insurance experience and be currently either working within a broking or underwriting environment. This role would offer a great opportunity for less experienced candidates to make the "next step up" and make a real impact within a smaller office environment. It is essential that you can communicate well at all levels and also have a can do attitude and be pro active in your approach. The role with include presenting risks to the insurer markets and building and maintaining underwriter relationships to ensure you are getting the best deals/terms for the client.