View Vacancy -- Claims Handler / Paralegal Officer

Strategy, Policy & Governance

About the role

The Insurance Team is part of the Audit & Risk Management business unit in Haringey Council and we now want to recruit an Insurance Claims Handler / Paralegal Officer.

Reporting to the Risk and Insurance Manager, you will work closely with all Council services and will be responsible for developing and promoting effective insurance and risk management policies and processes. 


You will be working in a fast-paced environment progressing cases, under minimal supervision, to an effective and satisfactory conclusion; settling or assisting settlement of litigated and non-litigated cases and analysing risk in order to support improvements within the team and across the Council. Experience of Claims Portal is vital.


About you

We want to hear from you if are well qualified (Ideally hold LPC qualifications), have a solid insurance background, excellent written and verbal communication skills, with relevant experience managing your own caseload, including litigated cases and experience of handling RTA, Motor, Employer and Public Liability claims.


Other Requirements / How to apply

This position requires the post holder to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

To apply please go to www.haringey.gov.uk/jobs where you can complete your application online. You can access the internet for free at all of Haringey’s libraries.


Closing date: 18th September 2019

£31,548 - £33,291
Please refer to job description
Please refer to job description
Full Time
Permanent
For further information please contact the Haringey Hub: Resourcinghub@haringey.gov.uk

This opportunity is closed to applications.