Insurance Officer in Dundee, Angus, UK

Employer: Dundee city council

Location: Dundee, Angus, UK


Salary: £21,337 - £23,981 per annum

Job DescriptionBased in Dundee House, you will work full time, 37 hours per week.RequirementsYou will have HNC or equivalent or experience in handling self-insured Insurance claims.Responsibilities

The Council has a strategic Insurance & Risk Management programme which encompasses insurance, self-insured arrangements, alternative methods of risk control and financing to ensure that this approach is developed and monitored in a cost effective, risk aware and efficient manner.

Insurance Officers will play a critical role within Insurance and Risk Management and are crucial to the success of this approach by contributing to the strategic delivery of the service and taking responsibility for a range of insurance portfolios for Dundee City Council and a number of Outside Bodies.

Insurance Officers are responsible for managing strategic relationships with insurance suppliers and markets, delivering cost savings to the Council and Outside Bodies, providing expert guidance, developing relationships which promote collaboration and the sharing of services.

Insurance Officers will monitor insurance claims and litigation trends and suggest corrective action to strive for improvements to statistics and the Council’s exposure to risk.

The Individual

Experience in an office environment and experience of computerised systems and windows based software are essential.

You will have the ability to work independently and demonstrate a proactive approach to problem solve and decision making with Insurance claims. Also have excellent communication skills to deal with sensitive or challenging situations.

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