20th August 2019

Personal Lines Advisor – Belfast

Reference: BBBH16753

Location: Belfast Job Type: Permanent Salary: £17,000 - £18,000 Date Posted: 20/08/2019

PERSONAL LINES ADVISOR – BELFAST

A great opportunity as come on for a Personal Lines Advisor based in Belfast. Our client has been on the market for several years, and with a rapidly expanding client-base, they are keen to add an experienced advisor to their successful sales team.

Salary and Benefits

Competitive (depending on experience) supplemented by commission on sales and performance bonus.

The Role

Abacus Careers are pleased to be recruiting for a Personal Lines Advisor on behalf of a local industry leading Insurance Brokerage based in Belfast. Our client is experiencing an accelerated period of growth and as such need to expand on an ever-growing team.

What you will do

  • Required to service inbound and outbound calls from and to existing customers who are enquiring about their personal insurance policies and to thoroughly explain what is covered by their product along with any significant exclusions
  • Complete the task of “Fact Finding” to identify client requirements and ensure adequate quotations are provided as well as the most competitive rates for the cover required are discussed.
  • Issue invoices and policy documents providing full details of cover, and Terms of Business.
  • Ensure a high level of accuracy at all times as you will be responsible for administrating New Business, Renewals, Mid-term adjustments and claims.
  • Requirement to operate our client’s bespoke computer system as all communications and changes will be made via this.
  • Prompt response to all customer enquiries via both telephone and email including actioning renewals 4-6 weeks prior to renewal date.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as and when required by the Directors.

Overall you will demonstrate a high level of customer care as retention of customers is key and therefore it is expected that an outstanding service is delivered with all interactions.

About you

You will need to have prior experience working in an insurance environment in a sales or customer advisory role. Experience is a minimum of 1 year and only candidates who meet this criteria will be contacted.

It will be desirable if you have prior experience working with Open GI software in conjunction with being proficient in computer usage and have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

The successful candidate will also be self-motivated with the passion and enthusiasm to work within a demanding environment. You will have the ability to work well in a team under minimal supervision whilst consistently delivering results and providing a quality customer service.

The desirable candidate will be Cert II qualified or have a willingness to work towards.

If this sounds like the job for you

Contact Mairead Shannon at Abacus Careers on (028) 90 313157 for a further chat or email your CV to [email protected] for a confidential career discussion.

Next Steps:

Please submit your application or speak to a specialist consultant in Abacus on 02890313157 for a confidential career discussion. Did you know? Abacus is NI’s only Highly Rated Recruiter with 4.5 Stars for customer satisfaction (Independent review site Feefo).

If you think you have the right skills to join our team, then get in touch. If you know someone returning/re-locating to NI then www.belfastforlife.com holds the information on quality of life, cost of living etc.

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Mairead Shannon

Mairead Shannon

Financial Services & Insurance Recruitment Consultant

028 9099 8456

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