Newcastle upon Tyne

Team Manager - Insurance



Full time

£42,821 - £46,845 per annum

We are recruiting a Team Manager to lead our Insurance Team. The team provides an in-house insurance and claims handling service for the Council and a range of external partners. The role involves managing a team advising on the management of insurable risk, arranging and maintaining insurance cover, providing professional claims handling services, directing and/or defending civil litigation in relation to injury/property damage and advising on the insurance implications of contracts, indemnity forms and leasing agreements

The Insurance Team is part of the Audit, Risk and Insurance Service and works closely with the rest of the service in relation to risk management and anti-fraud activity. The Team Manager will have a key role in supporting this relationship and will be part of the Service’s Management Team.

The successful candidate will have experience of overseeing and delivering insurance and claims handling services and will play a key role in supporting the Council. The post reports to the Audit, Risk and Insurance, Service Manager.

For an informal discussion, please contact Philip Slater, Audit, Risk and Insurance, Service Manager on 0191 211 6511.

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Closing date:

28 September 2021

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