Commercial Account Handler

  • Job Reference: TMPAccHan
  • Date Posted: 10 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Massenhove Recruitment
  • Location: Leicester
  • Remote Working: 100% remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Broking and Broker Support
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Tony Martin
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0333 121 8000

Job Description

Job Title - Commercial Account Handler

Job Market - Insurance

Job Location - Leicestershire 


Commercial Account Handler - About the role

Do you have commercial or corporate lines insurance experience from either an insurance company or brokerage?

If so, my client has an exciting opportunity for a highly organised and dedicated Account Handler to join their Speciality Team.

This role can be considered either from their Leicester office or home based and would suit a person who is keen to progress within insurance (who is either CII qualified or working towards), is a natural multi-tasker and well versed in commercial or corporate lines insurance.

Commercial Account Handler - Key duties

Working closely with Account Executives you will be a key point of contact for a specific portfolio of clients, managing the insurance programmes, including the provisions of technical analysis and alternative programme designs, including re-broking. You will support them in policy changes and queries, applying mid-term adjustments, negotiating, and preparing/processing renewals. You will be very customer focussed with a good background in commercial or corporate lines insurance. You will have good market knowledge and will be someone that keeps up to date with new insurance products/solutions. Your level of communication will be excellent both verbally and written, coupled with the ability to build excellent rapport and strong relationships with both clients and stakeholders. Your attention to detail and organisational skills will also be at a high level, ensuring work is completed accurately and in a timely manner. In order to be successful in this role, you will have good experience of using Acturis system.


You will manage the insurance programmes for a specific portfolio of clients, including the provision of technical analysis and alternative programme design, including re-broking,

You will always provide excellent service to clients, responding to their needs and changes as they arise,

You will handle queries from clients, brokers, Account Executives, and others, where required,

You will negotiate placements (including additional policies, renewal, and mid-term amendments) either in partnership with the Account Executive or direct with the client,

You will maintain good market knowledge including keeping up to date with new insurance products/solutions and be able to advise, compare and discuss existing products,

Commercial Account Handler - Key requirements

You will have a minimum of 2 years commercial or corporate lines insurance experience, from either an insurance company, brokerage or similar,

You will be cert CII, working towards this or similar,

You will have knowledge and experience of principal underwriting markets and any delegated authorities,