Insurance and Risk Manager

Bromley (London Borough), London (Greater)
c£58,000 pa
05 Dec 2018
11 Jan 2019
Job Type

Chief Executive’s Department

Insurance and Risk Manager

Salary c£58,000 pa

Location: Bromley Civic Centre

Job Type: Full Time Permanent (36 hours per week)

The London Borough of Bromley is seeking an experienced and highly motivated Insurance and Risk Manager. Reporting to the Head of Audit, you will have responsibility for the professional management of the Council’s insurance and corporate risk functions and will lead on all insurance and risk management related matters.

The key responsibilities of the post include: 

  • ensuring relevant insurance policies and appropriate levels of cover are maintained;
  • leading on the appointment of external insurers, brokers, loss adjusters and other experts;
  • management of claims handling arrangements including the negotiation and settlement of more serious or complex claims;
  • ensuring proper financial control of expenditure and income in line with financial regulations and internal procedures;
  • leading on the work of the corporate risk management group, maintaining a risk management strategy for the Council;
  • working closely with all Council services, providing advice and guidance on our insurance and risk management functions.

You will have extensive experience in managing an insurance and risk management service in a large and complex organisation. Local Government experience is desirable, though not essential. You will need to maintain a detailed and up to date working knowledge of professional and legislative developments in insurance and risk management.

If you have any questions or would like to speak to someone about the role, please contact Tracey Pearson on 020 8313 4323 or David Hogan on 020 8313 4886.

To apply, please click the APPLY button and complete the online application.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications: 11th January 2019.

Equal Opportunities Statement 

We are committed to achieving equal opportunities in employment and service delivery. 

We offer a generous package including competitive pay (salary range £46,506 to £69,750), pension scheme, flexible working practices and the Bromley benefits scheme - Cycle2Work and a wide range of unique discounts.