About the Insurance Industry

The Insurance Industry is big business, working in insurance means helping individuals and companies to protect themselves against loss by advising them on the types and level of insurance necessary and helping them purchase the correct policy.

The industry can be broken down into different areas the main ones being car, building, life, travel and commercial insurance but there is also insurance for major incidents such as aviation accidents, oil & chemical spills and large explosions to name but a few.

There are many different job roles within the industry from underwriters to claims handlers, loss adjusters, technicians and account managers.

If you have good interpersonal skills and can deal with customers in a friendly and professional manner to meet their needs, then this could be the career for you, take a look at the different types of job roles to see if there is something that interests you!

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Claims Apprentice
Closing Date:
1st March 2024
Salary:
£21,000
Location:
Newmarket, Suffolk, Suffolk
We are delighted to announce an opportunity for a Claims Apprentice to join the team here at Yutree Insurance Ltd! You will be involved in all aspects of the Claims function whilst developing the knowledge and skills required to progress towards the role of Cl...
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Marsh Apprenticeship Programme 2024 - Norwich
Closing Date:
30th April 2024
Salary:
To be advised
Location:
Norwich, Norfolk
Employer description Marsh is the world’s leading insurance broker and risk adviser. With over 35,000 colleagues operating in more than 130 countries, Marsh serves clients with the design and placement of insurance programmes, claims support and advocacy and a...
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Marsh Graduate Programme 2024
Closing Date:
30th April 2024
Salary:
To be advised
Location:
Norwich, Norfolk
Employer Description Marsh is the world’s leading insurance broker and risk adviser. With over 35,000 colleagues operating in more than 130 countries, Marsh serves commercial and individual clients with data driven risk solutions and advisory services. Marsh i...
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2024 Data Analyst Apprenticeship
Applications for this role are now closed
Closing Date:
12th January 2024
Location:
Ipswich
Begin your career with WTW where every step is an opportunity. Join a company with global scale and diverse perspective where you can deepen our collective insight, set the bar high and succeed your way.
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Customer Service Expert
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Closing Date:
31st December 2023
Salary:
between £22,000 to £27,500 (depending on hours, location, skills and experience)
Location:
Sheffield
Kick Start Your Customer Service Career with Aviva Customer Service Expert (Inbound calls and Administration) - Starting salary between £22,000 to £27,500 (depending on hours, location, skills and experience) Our standard full-time contracts are for 35 hours p...
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Finance Assistant (Volunteer)
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Closing Date:
12th January 2024
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Location:
Norwich, Norfolk
Are you a maths student looking to spend time volunteering to gain course credits? Or maybe you've just always fancied a career in finance but want to try it out first? Either way, this could be the perfect role for you! Equal Lives have payroll and adminis...
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