Household Claims Handler

A Household Claims Handler is needed for Warrington based firm.

Key Accountabilities:

  • To provide a household claims handling service by acting as first point of contact for clients
  • Reporting and recording details of new household buildings and contents claims
  • Liaising with the insurer, contractors, loss adjusters and other agents as required
  • Identifying potential subrogated recovery or contribution recovery when dual cover may exist

Duties:

  • Accept Telephone and FNOL claims from private clients.
  • Manage the FNOL process with the client to determine the most appropriate course of action.
  • Manage the reinstatement process or replacement item process with the approved contractor and approved suppliers where appropriate
  • Indemnity assessment and possible recovery or contribution factors
  • Undertake any other duties as necessary
  • Understand the claims journey as to actions required
  • Instruct contractors, loss adjusters and service providers to implement a speedy reinstatement or settlement of the clients buildings or contents claim

Skills required:

  • Clear confident telephone manner
  • Show good emotional control and behaviour under pressure
  • Remains positive and enthusiastic when dealing with difficult people
  • Takes a proactive approach to solving people and customer problems
  • Wants to make the customer feel valued
  • Strong communication & interpersonal skills
  • Self motivated
  • Can identify the most appropriate solution to fit the situation
  • Is confident when influencing others
  • Attention to detail maintaining accuracy in data collection and management
  • Knowledge of Proclaim is an advantage

For more information on this role, please contact gabriella@acs-recruitment.co.uk