Team Manager - Insurance

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
28/09/2021 22:59
£42,821 - £46,845 per annum
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Executive / Managerial
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Newcastle upon Tyne
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
28 Sep
Further Information

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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