You will be providing exceptional service to new customers (or policy holders as they’re also known) looking to buy an insurance policy from us, helping to shape their policy to meet their insurance needs as well as dealing with queries from existing customers to ensure we’re meeting their expectations
No two calls are the same and your responsibilities will range from changing drivers on a policy to taking a payment, or simply explaining in more detail to customers about our policies
The role can be challenging, with targets to meet and you will be trained to take a variety of calls across the customer lifecycle;
from sales, customer service and renewals
Use your excellent service skills to ensure that every customer is treated in a refreshingly straightforward way
Hastings Direct is a fast growing, agile, digitally focused general insurance provider of products and services to over 2.
7 million customers in the UK. We've doubled our customer base in just three years and we now employ over 3,400 colleagues.
It's our attitude and the way we run our business that makes us different. We focus on getting it right for our colleagues, customers, company and community.
It's a dynamic, flexible, fun and constantly changing environment. You'll enjoy the scope to make a real difference for our customers, influence our company, benefit the communities we work in and have fun along the way.
Have experience in delivering amazing customer service
Are comfortable in talking to people over the phone, with the ability to easily build rapport with customers
Have strong active listening skills
Enjoy working in a fast paced environment
Are motivated to achieve positive results and reach targets
Have experience and are comfortable with using a PC and keyboard, as this will form a core part of your role if successful
No insurance experience is necessary; we will invest in your training from day one, and continue to support your development throughout your career with us.
Benefits for you
We offer a competitive starting salary of £17,170 which will increase as you develop and progress within the role up to £19,828
23 days annual leave
A competitive pension scheme
Company bonus scheme
Access to our rewards database, which provides discounts for hundreds of retailers
Other working benefits, such as childcare vouchers and health cash plans
Knowledge, training and opportunities to develop within your role and career
Full time hours :
After your training you’ll be working 37.5 hours per week between the hours of 0800-1900 Monday-Friday only. Nothing after 1900 and no weekends!
You will be doing 0900-1730 Monday to Friday during your training period
You will join the rotational shift pattern when you join academy
If you are passionate about supporting with customers and are seeking a role in a vibrant, fast paced and friendly environment , then we want to hear from you today.
Hastings Group is an equal opportunities employer which means we treat people fairly. We welcome applications from all suitably skilled persons regardless of their gender, age, race, disability, ethnic background, religion / belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment or marital / family status.
Please also note that we have a thorough referencing process, which includes credit and criminal record checks.