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Sedgwick Claims Handler - Agricultural and Rural Network in United Kingdom

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Taking care of people is at the heart of everything we do, and we start by taking care of you, our valued colleague. A career at Sedgwick means experiencing our culture of caring. It means having flexibility and time for all the things that are important to you. It’s an opportunity to do something meaningful, each and every day. It’s having support for your mental, physical, financial and professional needs. It means sharpening your skills and growing your career. And it means working in an environment that celebrates diversity and is fair and inclusive.

A career at Sedgwick is where passion meets purpose to make a positive impact on the world through the people and organizations we serve. If you are someone who is driven to make a difference, who enjoys a challenge and above all, if you’re someone who cares, there’s a place for you here. Join us and contribute to Sedgwick being a great place to work.

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Claims Handler - Agricultural and Rural Network

The Role:

We have an opportunity for a Claims Technician/Adjusting Executive to join our highly successful Agricultural and Rural team covering the Solent area.

The Claims Technicians/Adjusting Executives in the team utilise their renowned expertise on claims to the value of £100k. The Claims Technician/Adjusting Executive role is designed to provide support throughout the handling of these claims. We require an additional Claims Technician/Adjusting Executive to work with our adjusters, to ensure we can continue to deliver service at the very highest level.

Experience is preferred but not essential and the role would suit candidates with transferrable customer service skills, for whom training will be provided.

Many of our colleagues now benefit from working flexibly which helps support a healthy work/life balance. Whilst local knowledge of the areas covered would be advantageous, we support flexible working from any geographical home location, with this being a home-based role.

You will have the following skills:

  • The confidence and ability to deliver excellent customer service throughout the lifecycle of the claim

  • Previous experience of working in the Insurance industry and willingness to work towards industry recognised qualifications would be an advantage.

  • Have first class communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Competent IT skills, and the capability to maintain the electronic files to a high auditable standard.

  • A willingness to liaise with other internal product lines/departments as required

  • Be able to manage incoming and outgoing correspondence and complete case enquiries as directed by the adjuster, but with the confidence and technical ability to work without direction where appropriate

  • Understand the importance of ensuring all stakeholders and parties are kept fully updated at all times, and have a pro-active claims handling philosophy

  • Provide assistance on site on occasion, including minute taking of meetings, preparation of the action plan, taking statements/photographs etc. as directed

  • Accurate daily time recording ability.

This is a great opportunity for those who are motivated by the variety of claims work, as well as the opportunity to partner our Agricultural and Rural Loss Adjusters and contribute to the network of professionals we work within.

What will you get for this role?

  • Competitive salary depending on skills, experience and qualifications

  • Many of our vacancies offer the opportunity to work flexibly, whether from office and/or home

  • Healthcare scheme

  • 25 days annual leave

  • A Self Invested Personal Pension Scheme

  • Discounts on various products and services

  • Employee assistance programme for employee wellbeing

  • Life assurance

  • Group Income Protection

  • Voluntary benefits – dental cover, cycle to work scheme, season ticket loan, wellbeing and digital GP apps

Working at Sedgwick

Our company is a place where creative and caring people of all backgrounds can be challenged, grow as individuals, and feel a higher purpose in the unique value they bring and the difference they make in the lives of others. We celebrate our differences; cultivating uniqueness and belonging allows us to connect with our consumers on a personal level, understand our clients’ needs, support the communities in which we operate, and perform at our best.

We’re passionate and understanding about our colleagues – so we have built flexibility into our colleague working model. If you wish to work from home, split your working time between the home and office or change your hours so you can collect your children or care for someone in your family, we’re supportive of that. As a flexible employer, we’re happy to discuss options that take into consideration your personal needs for this position during your interview.

Applicants who are successful at interview will be, as part of pre-employment screening, subject to: ID document verification, credit check, address verification, employment verification, employment gap verification, UK DBS, UK financial regulator search, anti-money laundering search, directorship search and global watch list check.

Sedgwick is committed to Equal Opportunity and Diversity. We aim to ensure that no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the ground of race, colour, nationality, religion, ethnic or national origins, age, gender, marital status, sexual orientation or disability.

Sedgwick is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.

If you're excited about this role but your experience doesn't align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, consider applying for it anyway! Sedgwick is building a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace and recognizes that each person possesses a unique combination of skills, knowledge, and experience. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.

Taking care of people is at the heart of everything we do. Caring counts

Sedgwick is a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk, benefits and integrated business solutions. Every day, in every time zone, the most well-known and respected organizations place their trust in us to help their employees regain health and productivity, guide their consumers through the claims process, protect their brand and minimize business interruptions. Our more than 30,000 colleagues across 80 countries embrace our shared purpose and values as they demonstrate what it means to work for an organization committed to doing the right thing – one where caring counts. Watch this video to learn more about us. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ywxedjBGSfA)