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!

Did You Know?
Willis Towers Watson is a leading insurance broker which operates globally with one of its main offices located in Ipswich, along with London, New York and Mumbai. Willis Towers Watson also has links with insuring the Titanic.

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MARSH APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMME NORWICH – MARCH 2021
Closing Date:
31st January 2021
Salary:
Competitive with bonus on completion of CII
Location:
Norwich, United Kingdom
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 is a global leader in....
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MARSH APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMME NORWICH – OCTOBER 2021
Closing Date:
31st January 2021
Salary:
Competative with bonus on completion of CII
Location:
Norwich, United Kingdom
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 is a global leader in....
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Underwriting Sales Clerks
Applications for this role are now closed
Closing Date:
25th September 2020
Salary:
£18,000 - £26,500
Location:
King's Lynn, Norfolk
Closing date may close earlier depending on applications.This role will be telephone based, (both in and outbound calls) where you’re required to sell Insurance policies to clients who are actively looking to us for Insurance, there is no cold-calling!!
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Customer Service Clerks
Applications for this role are now closed
Closing Date:
25th September 2020
Salary:
£18,000 - £25,200
Location:
King's Lynn, Norfolk
Closing date may close earlier depending on applications.This role will be telephone based dealing with mostly incoming telephone enquiries. Your duties will involve offering our customers a complete customer care package. This will cover a wide range of subje...
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Marsh Virtual Webinars - Apprenticeships
Marsh will be hosting several different webinars to talk about their apprenticeship programmes and what Marsh do in more detail.
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