Commercial Account Adviser

Contract: Full Time
Location: Colchester
Salary: Competitive

What you’ll do
Ever wondered where businesses go to get their insurance or where individuals go to insure their prized possessions? The Scrutton Bland Insurance team does just this plus much more! The team work hard to find our clients unique solutions to insure and provide risk management advice for businesses, bespoke solutions for private clients to sourcing favourable terms for not-for-profit organisations and charities.
Our Commercial team based in Colchester have vacancy for an Account Adviser. This role provides support to the Account Executive. The successful candidate will manage the client relationship through providing day to day support on quotations, mid-term adjustments and adhoc queries. They would be responsible for providing quotations and managing the renewals process for their clients.
This is a great opportunity for someone who has insurance industry knowledge looking for a new challenge. If you don’t have knowledge of the insurance industry but can demonstrate strong customer skills, attention to detail and proven experience of managing a varied workload, we’d love to hear from you.

What you’ll get
We offer an attractive reward and benefits package which you can tailor to suit your needs.
  • Flexible and remote working alongside a culture that promotes work life balance
  • Commitment to continued learning & development
  • Competitive salary
  • Up to 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays with the option to purchase a further 5 days
  • Life Assurance up to 4x salary and contribution towards the Firm’s pension scheme
  • Amazing employee referral scheme, paying up to £5,000 for a successful referral
  • Access to mental health support
  • Opportunity to participate in the Scrutton Bland Foundation, supporting the local community
Every new team member will experience a full induction and training programme where you will get up to speed on SB systems, processes, and ways of working.
What you’ll be part of  
At Scrutton Bland, we are committed to empowering our clients and people to make informed decisions and achieve their goals, whether business or personal. Our mission is to be the guardian of our client’s financial futures and our people’s professional aspirations. So, what does that mean for you?
We are looking for individuals who are:
Ambitious, who want to drive the Firm forward.
Compassionate, they have purpose and are proactive in their approach to meeting both client and personal goals.
Agile, they embrace new ideas and demonstrate innovativeness.
And proud, proud to be part of the Scrutton Bland Group.

What we’re looking for
The successful candidate will:
  • Have knowledge of the insurance industry, ideally
  • Be competent using IT systems. Previous experience of Acturis would be desirable
  • Be personable and confident dealing with clients
Diversity Statement 
Scrutton Bland values diversity, inclusion and equal opportunities. We don’t discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, gender assignment, age, religion or belief, pregnancy, maternity and paternity status, disability, marital or civil partnership status.