Insurance Operations Manager – Essex – £45k+

The successful individual will be responsible for the day to day administration and financial management of the organisation and will report to the Group Director. This a fantastic opportunity for the right individual who, as well as having management experience in an insurance environment, will also be required to provide a “hands on” approach.
Previous experience of managing a busy office is crucial and experience within a similar Broker/Underwriting environment is desirable. You will supervise a number of accounting processes at the Company and must have experience of financial management, maintaining income and expenditure records and setting and monitoring budgets as well as operationally managing the technical team who specialise in Commercial and Residential lines.
This will be a challenging and rewarding position suited to someone who enjoys juggling multiple tasks and is willing to tackle a range of duties large and small. You will be a strong team player with exceptional interpersonal and communication skills and be able to demonstrate drive and initiative. The successful candidate will also be required to take on Controlled Function with the FCA as part of this role.
It is anticipated that the successful individual will possess the following skills and abilities:
• Demonstrable track record of line management responsibility within a similar environment
• Financial/Management – Previous experience in an appointed function role is desirable
• Have broad compliance / health & safety / risk experience
• Knowledge of the Insurance industry and associated regulatory bodies
• Experience of dealing with Insurance carriers and brokers
• Commercially aware
• Previous experience within a controlled function role (desired but not essential)
• Pro-active, independent with a strong sense of ownership and problem-solving skills
• Ability to manage a complex workload to tight deadlines
• Good verbal and written communication with outstanding stakeholder management skills
• A minimum of 5 years operational management skills
In return you can expect a role with empowerment but with the overall support from the larger group. Additionally there is an excellent remuneration package available.
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