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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Customer Service Apprenticeship - Ipswich
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Ipswich, Suffolk
We are looking for Apprentices to join our Sales and Service department for a 2 year apprenticeship programme in Ipswich.
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At Aviva we value new talent joining our business to become our subject experts of the future.  Of course, we also value our existing talent and are committed to supporting their on-going development.  Apprenticeships allow us to do both, attracting talent kee...
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Actuarial Trainee (Aviva Actuarial School Leaver Scheme)
Bring to Aviva what makes you different and we’ll support you to do the best work of your life. We encourage applications from everyone who wants to help us achieve our purpose of helping our customers to Defy Uncertainty. We believe that our scheme provides....
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Apprentice Trading Underwriter - Norwich (school or college leavers)
Aviva are looking for well qualified school or college leavers to join us as Apprentice Trading Underwriters in our General Insurance Commercial Lines team based in Norwich. As a successful candidate, you will have a unique opportunity to develop a long-term....
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