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Insurance Technician Administration Apprentice Unique Insurance Solutions

A fantastic opportunity to work within insurance. You will be responsible for various duties to ensure the smooth and efficient running of a busy consultancy.

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Closing date: 30 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £175.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9:00 - 17:00, one hour lunch.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    10 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001749592

  • Positions

    1 available

Unique Insurance Solutions Ltd have an exciting opportunity to join our team based in Chelmsford.

The role involves:

  • Identifying and posting the daily Lloyds and IUA signings to our processing system
  • Responsibility for handling the processing and collection of our client’s invoices
  • Market identification, electronic broking via ECF/ paper file preparations
  • Credit control follow up from underwriters in London/ worldwide
  • Liaison with Underwriters/ Clients to resolve queries
  • Problem solving, targeting aged debt
  • Dealing with any ad hoc duties
  • Client meetings and entertaining
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office package is essential

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Candidate will need to have excellent communication and customer service skills as well as a confident telephone manner
  • In addition to this candidates will develop organisational skills and be able to prioritise their workload
  • You will need to be computer literate, English grammar is very important and candidate must be  professional at all times

Personal qualities

  • Candidate must be presentable, organised, hardworking and highly motivated
  • They must also be able to liaise with others, work well as part of a team as well as on their own initiative

Desired qualifications

Candidate must have GCSE grade A*-C (9-4) in Mathematics and English or equivalent.

Future prospects

Potential permanent position within the company will be offered to the successful applicant on completion of their apprenticeship.

Things to consider

  • Candidate must be located close to the workplace
  • Due to the current pandemic there will be peiods of working remotely
  • This role will ideally suit a school/college leaver or someone with 1+ years’ experience in an office based role. Full training will be provided. They should be confident communicators with clients and underwriters as well as their colleagues

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Unique is an insurance consultancy that unlocks the workings of the Lloyd’s Insurance Market. We provide broking services that enhance our clients’ cash flow and reduces their exposures.

We have built a business on the back of honesty, reliability, hard work and flexibility.

Employer

Unique Insurance Solutions

Address

Victoria Road

Chelmsford

CM1 1PA

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Training

Training provider

THELIGHTBULB LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The LightBulb Limited

Contact

Andrea Gregory 07764 969337 andrea@thelightbulb.net

  • TheLightBulb will provide the full Level 3 Business Administration Standard
  • You will need to attend 4 workshops remotely via Zoom.
  • To include 20% off the job training
  • In house training will be given to support specifics of the role

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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