9 months ago
Researcher (Protection Insurance) - Haddenham, Buckinghamshire
Salary - £22k to £26k Depending on Experience plus Generous Benefits
Commutable from Thame, Aylesbury, High Wycombe, Tring, Bicester, Abingdon, Oxford, Milton Keynes etc.
Our client is a respected, data-driven financial services software provider. They pride themselves on delivering robust, well supported tools and applications to their customers - which include some of the biggest names in the UK financial services industry. They are based in Haddenham (near Aylesbury) and are a great place to work with some great Glassdoor reviews!
The Role & Previous Experience Required:
They are currently looking for someone with experience in financial services - ideally with expert knowledge of protection insurance products - to join their team of specialist Researchers on a fixed term contract until February 2021. This role could be performed full time, but they are also happy to talk flexible working and could consider candidates who want alternative work patterns.
The role primarily involves;
• Building effective relationships with providers of protection insurance products to facilitate the acquisition of accurate and up-to-date product information
• Researching the features of protection insurance products in the marketplace using the Internet, industry press, and documentation from insurance companies and underwriters
• Updating the database with any new information;
• Assisting the Customer Support team to respond to questions from financial advisers using our client's software.
To be successful in the role, you'll need to combine strong organisational and communication skills with the ability to interpret information and to think analytically. You'll also need to be a proactive team player with an inquisitive, methodical approach to your work. A keen eye for detail and accurate data entry skills are both critical.
Candidates must have detailed knowledge of at least one of the following product areas:
• Life assurance
• Critical illness insurance
• Income protection plans
• Medical insurance
In addition, any knowledge of pension and investment products would be very useful.
In return, they offer a unique and interesting role within the insurance industry.
The salary for this role is £22-26k, dependent upon the skills, knowledge and experience you can bring to the role.
They also provide:
Flexible, collaborative and sociable working environment
5 weeks' holiday (plus the option to buy more)
Very generous pension scheme
Comprehensive package of insurances (including Life, Critical Illness, Medical and Dental)
Employee Assistance Programme
Contributions towards gym/sports club membership - plus fitness classes on site
Free tea/coffee/squash and fruit
Please apply with your CV. Our client requires candidates to complete a short questionnaire as part of the application process. This will be sent back to you once you apply.
Please only apply if you match the criteria outlined.
Candidates must already have full rights to work in the UK. VISA sponsorship is not available.
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Additional Resources Ltd is an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as defined within The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Businesses Regulations 2003.