Exchange Street Executive Search is one of the leading recruiters in the UK for technical claims handler jobs.
A technical claims handler predominantly deals with the process from intimation through to settlement (including personal injury claims if applicable). A Technical Claims Handler deals with large loss claims, and a loss adjuster or claims investigator may also be involved. The technical claims handler deals with the relevant documentation, ensures that the process runs smoothly, that the insurance company settles in the correct manner, and that the client receives compensation as quickly as possible.
Skills & Personal Qualities required for a Technical Claims Handler:
Relevant experience with an insurance company or loss adjusting practice handling technical / complex claims.
There are many organisations involved in insurance in the UK which may present opportunities for a technical claims handler, including general insurance companies and loss adjusting practices
A technical claims handler can move into other core areas of insurance, such as risk management or loss adjusting
A technical claims handler who deals with more complex or greater risks will have increased opportunities for transfer to different posts and companies, as will a technical claims handler gaining professional qualifications and with a willingness to relocate.
Typical employers for a technical claims handler would include the insurance industry and loss adjusting profession
The insurance industry is dominated by large financial companies, insurers and re-insurance businesses in Europe and the UK.
Most major UK banks write a broad range of insurance contracts and may therefore have a requirement for a technical claims handler.
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