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Marine Claims Technician

Job Title: Marine Claims Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
Industry:
Salary: £19000 - £19500 per annum
Start Date: 2019-02-05 00:00:00
Reference: 058203584
Contact Name: Laura Harte
Contact Email: laura.harte@pertemps.co.uk
Job Published: February 05, 2019 15:58

Job Description

Marine Claims Technician - Advanced/Specialist Level

An excellent opportunity has now arisen with our client for a talented marine claims technician to join their growing marine department.

The Role:
Working within a team of trained technicians, the successful candidate will investigate and settle claims for goods being shipped all over the world by road, sea & air. You will also investigate, adjust or defend liability claims against carriers of goods worldwide - becoming involved in complex issues of national and international law and commercial practice. You`ll have a sound marine background with technical and complex claims experience.

Good communication skills are key, as are an eye for detail and an ability to apply knowledge and technical expertise to the new and varied situations that present themselves every day in this complex sector of the insurance-industry.

Skills and Qualifications:
-A solid marine background
-An eye for important detail and the ability to filter out the unimportant
-Superb communications skills, both oral and written, listening and acting upon information given
-The ability to work on your own initiative and take ownership of your own caseload of claims
-Develop and maintain a close working relationship with the customers, to promote customer satisfaction during all stages of the claim.
-Understanding and empathy when required
-Be able to priorities your workload on a daily basis
-Excellent keyboard skills
-Excellent IT skills
-Ideally to have had some non-insurance commercial or industrial experience, particularly logistics or transport-related

This is a great opportunity for those looking for career advancement covering a diverse and interesting range of claims.