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Reinsurance Technician (Senior and non-Senior)

Location: Witham, United Kingdom

Secondary Locations: Birmingham,United Kingdom;London,,United Kingdom;Norwich,,United Kingdom;Bristol,,United Kingdom;Woking,,United Kingdom;Manchester,,United Kingdom;

Company: Guy Carpenter

Job ID R_095063-en

Senior Reinsurance Claims Technician – Guy Carpenter

Update on location requirements:

Whilst the majority of our employees are currently working from home, in line with Government advice; we are currently onboarding all new hires remotely and will continue to do so until further notice. With that in mind, we are open to considering candidates that are based outside of our London and Witham offices.

The role: Senior Reinsurance Technician

  • We are currently seeking experienced senior Reinsurance professionals to join Guy Carpenter in order to work as part of a dedicated team of Reinsurance Technicians in Witham.
  • You will support our client base through transactional processing, securing reinsurance recoveries and through timely and accurate system entry.
  • We have a number of opportunities across specialisms Pro Rata, Binder and Excess of Loss on a 12 month fixed term contract basis.

What can you expect:

  • Work with Reinsurance professionals with experience and technical knowledge within major or commercial lines of business
  • Gain significant experience of working within a technical capacity for a Broker
  • Apply your experience and further development within a role that’s truly progressive and offers full end-to-end responsibility of a client portfolio
  • Be part of a global business that works with clients of all sizes to define, design and deliver innovative solutions to better quantify and manage risk

What you will be rewarded with:

  • We offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits.
  • We also support programmes including: health & welfare, tuition assistance, pension, employee assistance program, career mobility, employee network groups and volunteer opportunities.

We will rely on you to:

  • Manage an assigned client portfolio, taking full responsibility of technical duties relating to client accounts, premiums and claims. Also covering excess of loss and pro rata business or alternatively binder and facultative risks types.
  • Assess and submit client and/or reinsurer presentation materials and communications
  • Work with Market Fiduciary to assist with collection of funds
  • Manage all brokerage receivables, funding, retention, e-trading, post booking receipt, ad hoc reporting requests, payment of funds and all management and transactional process steps
  • Promote, build and maintain relationships with Brokers, Clients and Markets. Understand issues, resolve problems and queries and review working practices
  • Participate in team meetings and activities to share opinions, ideas, knowledge and solutions

What you need to have: 

  • Experience of using London Market systems such as ECF and LORS
  • Prior  experience of working within a technical capacity within the Reinsurance sector
  • Successful management of workload; with an ability to manage expectations of all clients and stakeholders
  • Able to engage, influence and negotiate with clients, market contacts and colleagues in a professional manner
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills, both written and verbal
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required

What makes you stand out:

  • Reinsurance professional experience and technical knowledge.
  • Significant experience of working in a technical capacity for a Broker
  • Experience of using London Market systems such as ECF and LORS

About us

Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC is a leading global risk and reinsurance specialist with more than 3,100 professionals in over 60 offices around the world. Guy Carpenter delivers a powerful combination of broking expertise, trusted strategic advisory services and industry-leading analytics to help clients adapt to emerging opportunities and achieve profitable growth. Guy Carpenter is a business of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), the world’s leading professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people. The company’s 75,000 colleagues advise clients in over 130 countries. With annualized revenue approaching $17 billion, Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment through four market-leading companies including Marsh, Mercer and Oliver Wyman. For more information, visit www.guycarp.com and follow Guy Carpenter on LinkedIn and Twitter @GuyCarpenter

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