View Vacancy -- Insurance Manager - Ref: 5461
Grade/Salary: ME15 £43,734 - £46,578 per annum
About the role
The Insurance Team is part of the Corporate Resources Department and we are looking to recruit an experienced and qualified manager to manage the insurance team and to achieve the Council striving plans. Reporting to the Head of Treasury and Pensions, you will work closely with all Council services and manage the Council’s insurance function.
We are looking for an Insurance Manager with commercial expertise and solid understanding of insurance and risk management with demonstrable experience of underwriting policies, managing insurance claims and negotiating with loss adjustors, brokers and solicitors. You will have significant experience in managing an insurance service involving high value, complex and specialist liability and property insurance claims. You will also have a successful record of accomplishment in developing and delivering training in risk management and insurance to officers, schools, senior managers and employees and excellent knowledge of risk management and experience of developing and implementing a risk aware culture in a large organisation at a manager level.
Merton Council is an award winning authority and working towards the London best Council. We have an ambitious change programme to become London’s best council by 2020. Our main offices are located in Modern Civic Centre and offices around the borough. The Civic centre is located just outside the Morden Tube station, which is the last stop on the Northern line. You can expect an exceptional range of benefits including recognition and reward for high performance with progression and pay increases, flexible and agile working hours and access to a leading pension scheme.