Account Handler - Worldwide Property

Job Description

Job Title:             Account Handler

Division:              Worldwide Property

Location:             London


About the role:   

As an Account Handler, you will be responsible for providing technical support in the Worldwide Property Division under appropriate guidance and direction from senior team members and Manager, dealing with Insurance/Reinsurance, single slip/multi-layered programmes, including catastrophe exposed areas.

Your Responsibilities:    

Prepare Open Market Reform contracts including endorsements and any adjustments, working in conjunction with internal & external stakeholders

Analyse the insured risk to assess client requirements, including working on schematics, in conjunction with the placing broker

Ensuring client documentation is accurate and dispatched in a timely fashion in compliance with internal service standards and within FCA requirements as applicable

Liaising with Client, Brokers and Underwriters as required

Maintaining accurate and detailed records

Set up Quotes / Renewals and Firm Orders on the Total Objects system in line with Divisional Procedures

Prepare statistical analysis including loss runs where necessary

Develop and maintain effective relationships with Cheltenham staff, providing guidance as required

Keep abreast of market and regulatory & tax requirements relating to the portfolio

Ensure Contract Certainty and the accurate reporting thereof

Respond promptly to management, client, underwriters and brokers enquiries.

Ensure compliance with external and internal guidelines and procedures at all times

You’ll have:                        


Experience handling Worldwide Open Market business, in particular North American / Global business

Self-motivated and enjoy problem solving

Proficient user of Microsoft Office programmes, Outlook, Internet Explorer, Total Objects and electronic placing systems.

Working knowledge of Crystal

Able to collect, analyse and organise information and workload

Able to use mathematical ideas and techniques

An understanding of regulatory requirements in the territories concerned

Wording knowledge of the markets used

Professional Qualifications: -

Working towards or attained CII qualification at Certificate or Diploma level (or equivalent insurance qualification)