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Domestic Major Loss Adjuster

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United Kingdom
Base Salary
100k GBP

Job Description

Here at Aviva, we are currently in the market for a Domestic Major Loss Adjuster – a home based position, visiting our customers across South West of England. We are looking for someone who lives around/near the Bristol area who can travel across the South West.

You will be responsible for providing a customer focused and cost-effective service by handling both household and residential commercial claims from instruction to completion, within agreed financial authority limits. Your role will also involve reasonable travel across the UK and flexible working that may also include evenings and weekends.

A bit about the job:

As part of Aviva’s Technical Claims function, we’re looking for an experienced insurance professional, with a proven track record of handling high value and complex domestic claims.

We’re an in-house claims function for a market leading field claims service, delivering a hands-on bespoke service, managing all facets of a claim on a cradle to grave basis.

Skills and experience we’re looking for:

  • You will ideally have experience in dealing with complex home claims, with exposure to losses in excess of £100,000.
  • Qualified to a minimum of Cert CII, with aspirations to progress to Dip CII, with comparative CILA qualifications accepted.
  • Possess a deep knowledge of technical insurance principles, along with some experience of subrogation, underwriting practices and full ABI report writing.
  • An understanding of building practices and regulations in relation to property reinstatements and tendering processes.
  • Proven track record of managing claims cradle to grave with an intense focus on customer satisfaction and service.

What you’ll get for this role:

Our purpose - with you today, for a better tomorrow – is a promise we make to our colleagues too. And one of the ways we live up to that promise is by investing in you.
We have so much to offer when it comes to being an Aviva colleague.

  • Salary base on experience plus excellent benefits package
  • Bonus opportunity dependant on your performance and Aviva’s.
  • Company car
  • Generous pension scheme - Aviva will contribute up to 14%, depending on what you put in.
  • 29 days holiday plus bank holidays, and you can choose to buy or sell up to 5 days
  • Make your money go further - Up to 40% discount on Aviva products & other retailer discounts
  • Up to £1,200 of free Aviva shares per year through our Matching Share Plan and share in the success of Aviva with our Save As You Earn scheme
  • Brilliantly supportive policies including parental and carer’s leave
  • Flexible benefits to suit you, including sustainability options such as cycle to work
  • Make a difference, be part of our Aviva Communities and use your 3 paid volunteering days to help others
  • We take your wellbeing seriously with lots of support and tools

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Aviva is for everyone:

We are inclusive – we want applications from people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. Excited but not sure you tick every box? Research tells us that women, particularly, feel this way. So, regardless of gender, why not apply.

We interview every disabled applicant who meets the minimum criteria for the job. Once you’ve applied, please send us an email stating that you have a disclosed disability, and we’ll interview you. We flex locations, hours and working patterns to suit our customers, business, and you. Most of our people are smart working –spending around 50% of their time in our offices every week - combining the benefits of flexibility, with time together with colleagues & To find out more about working at Aviva take a look here Working at Aviva · Aviva Careers

We’d love it if you could submit your application online however if you require an alternative method of applying, please contact [email protected]

Advice from our career coach

As a Domestic Major Loss Adjuster at Aviva, the successful candidate should have extensive experience in handling high value and complex domestic claims with exposure to losses exceeding £100,000. Here are a few specific tips to help you stand out as an applicant:

  • Highlight your experience in managing claims cradle to grave with a strong focus on customer satisfaction.
  • Showcase your qualifications, aiming for at least Cert CII with aspirations for Dip CII, and any other relevant certifications like CILA.
  • Demonstrate your knowledge of technical insurance principles, subrogation, underwriting practices, and ABI report writing.
  • Emphasize your understanding of building practices, regulations related to property reinstatements, and tendering processes.
  • Illustrate your flexibility and willingness to travel across the UK, potentially including evenings and weekends.

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About the job

Jun 7, 2024


100k GBP

  1. GB United Kingdom

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