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?
Each year there are 30,000 applications to UK's damaged note service, with claims totalling a value of £18 million. In 2008, there were 4,916 claims (totalling £113,000) for bank notes which had been eaten by pets.

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Operations Support Assistant
Salary:
£16,750
Location:
Norwich, Norfolk
Here at Aviva, our Group Protection Operations Support team provides a scanning, booking in and file management service for the wider Group Protection area. Group Life, Group Income Protection and Group Critical Illness. The team are based in Norwich and curre...
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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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Current Apprenticeship Vacancies
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Norwich (Area) + Dereham, Great Yarmouth, Holt, Attleborough, Diss, Norfolk
Apprenticeships provide fantastic career opportunities and allow you to get a qualification and earn money at the same time.
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MARSH APPRENTICESHIP SCHEME 2019
Location:
Norwich
As a global leader in insurance broking and risk management, Marsh helps our clients succeed by defining, designing, and delivering innovative, industry-specific solutions that help them effectively manage risk.
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