Are you a frustrated empire builder with specialist sector knowledge and an entrepreneurial spirit? Or perhaps you’re just feeling unappreciated and taken for granted? Either way, we’d love to hear from you. We currently have opportunities for executives at various levels to build a business in a field you love, with people you can trust.
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Commercial Account Executive
Fancy an insurance job with a British twist? An award-winning broker with offices in London, New York and Cambridge UK, La Playa occupies a unique position as a boutique-sized international niche broker, and is a registered broker at Lloyd's.
We work with tech, media, performing and fine arts businesses as well as high net worth private clients. Our clients are creative, high-growth, innovative - if you love fast pace and change and have a passion for these sectors, you’ll love this!
We’re looking for a motivated licensed broker with 2+ years' experience in commercial insurance and an entrepreneurial spirit. Working out of our small, friendly midtown office, you’ll be client facing, broking renewals and new business, handling claims and collaborating with our teams in the UK.
You’ll manage and service some key customer relationships, with broking duties including:
A) Efficient handling of quotations for new business, renewal and mid-term adjustments including:
B) Maintaining up‑to‑date policy and client records.
C) Effectively dealing with and resolving accounts queries, including liaison with clients, insurers and accounts department
D) Handling and resolution of clients’ claims, including liaison with insurers and loss adjusters.
E) Adherence to company procedures.
This role will be ideal for you if you’re a motivated self-starter with a background in commercial broking. You enjoy working with people and as a result, are able to establish great relationships, whether face to face or over the telephone. You’re happy when working individually or as part of a team, and without constant supervision. Your exceptional communication skills shine through, whether you’re presenting information in written or verbal form.
Your hunger for success is balanced with a zest for life, and this position offers scope for developing your own “empire” within La Playa.
Your passion for providing great service means that you’re well attuned to client needs and going that extra mile is a natural part of the way you do things.
For more details or to send your resume, contact: Elaine Lamb, Director: La Playa International E: [email protected]
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Our in-depth understanding of the unique risk exposures in the art world means we speak your language - and we can save you time and hassle in the event of a claim. Our expertise is backed up with efficient and highly personal service and our wealth of experience spans over 50 years.
Whatever your specialism, we’ll take a creative and innovative approach to structuring your Fine Arts insurance programme and select for you an insurer who demonstrates understanding and experience of your field. We’ll support you with great advice - helping you manage your risks and make good decisions to protect your organization or collection.
At La Playa, we’re passionate about the arts and creative industries – many of us are practitioners and active consumers; in fact, La Playa founded the first ever corporate art collective.
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