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?
Businesses in the UK could benefit by around £100m over the next 10 years due to a recent update to insurance rules that were over 100 years old!

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Apprentice Underwriter : Magenta Insurance
Closing Date:
31st July 2020
Salary:
TBC
Location:
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Interested in a career in Insurance? Magenta Insurance Company are seeking a new member for their team This role will give you the opportunity to learn how to underwrite non standard property insurance, as well as be supported through professional insurance C...
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Administration Clerk
Salary:
£15,500 - £17,000 + bonuses
Location:
East Winch / North Lynn / Norwich
This role will be mainly administrative and desk based, processing incoming and outgoing correspondence for both our customers and Insurance Companies. This will include some telephone work.
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Underwriting Sales Clerk
Salary:
£17,500 - £25,750
Location:
East Winch / North Lynn / Norwich
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
Salary:
£17,500 - £24,500
Location:
East Winch / North Lynn / Norwich
This role will be telephone based dealing with mostly incoming telephone enquiries. Your duties will involve offering our customers a complete customer care package.
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