Third Party Intervention Team Leader

Third Party Intervention Team Leader

Location:
Salford Quays
Salary:
Competitive
Department:
Claims
Closing date:
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We have a fantastic opportunity for a Third Party Intervention Team Leader to join our highly talented Salford Quays, Manchester office.

Are you a motivational leader? Love getting the best out of people? This could be the role for you!  We’re looking for an individual to motivate, drive and inspire the team forward whilst ensuring that all processes and procedures are adhered to. This is an exciting chance to make your mark in a newly created role during a fantastic journey within First Central’s next chapter.

Shift Rotations are between  8am - 8pm  - Monday - Friday and  Saturdays 9am - 5pm. (x2 Saturdays per month)
 
 Job responsibilities
  • The day to day operational performance management of a team of 8-10 people
  • To be responsible for the distribution and monitoring of work to the team
  • Collation and monitoring of team productivity
  • Take ownership of daily, weekly and monthly reporting where appropriate
  • To actively coach and mentor TP intervention handlers to increase customer service and capture rates
  • Assist with any training for the TP intervention team as required by the business
  • Ensure adequate scheduling and resourcing and recruitment for the team
  • Assist with technical queries from the team where possible and ensure they’re directed to the most appropriate person where required
  • Drive a culture of continuous improvement using tools available
  • Liaise with other claims areas as necessary to ensure any process or procedural adherence issues are addressed and resolved
  • Oversee the period and cost of hire, repairs and injury provided to third parties and ensure all costs are kept to a minimum and are not subject to any leakage
  • Ownership of performance against agreed objectives, SLAs and KPIs.
  • Undertake regular audits of handlers and as directed assist with any supplier audits
 
Skills, knowledge & experience
  • Experience of team management in a results-driven environment against specified targets, KPIs & SLAs
  • Motor claims, direct sales, ideally cold calling, and/or third party intervention experience preferred
  • Driving performance
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong negotiation and influencing skills
  • Good time management and organisation skills with the ability to prioritise work and a team
  • Problem solving skills with the ability to adopt a logical approach to resolving problems
  • Preferred understanding of third party intervention handling
 
What can we do for you? 

We believe we can offer you a great working environment as we're so passionate about our people. Here are just some of the benefits and persk that we offer...
  • Fantastic training and development opportunities
  • Employee benefit packages to suit your lifestyle
  • Flexible working
  • A day off for your birthday
  • The opportunity to take a paid day off each year to do charity work
  • A health cash plan
  • Help with travel expenses
  • The opportunity to buy additional holiday
  • Company pension scheme
  • Group life assurance
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity pay
  • Professional subscription fees paid
     
Employee wellbeing is high on the agenda here too. We provide a weekly free fruit delivery, discounted membership at a local health club and access to an Employee Assistance Programme, which promotes physical and emotional wellbeing at work and at home. In addition, we provide wellbeing events throughout the year to support physical and mental health.

For further information on what we can offer and to learn more about this role, feel free to contact our dedicated Recruitment team.
If you’d like to work for an award-winning employer in a fast-paced environment, apply now!

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Flexible working

We support colleagues who wish to work flexibly whilst meeting the needs of the business.

Get your birthday off

We give you an extra day off to celebrate your special day.

Holiday Extra

Not only do you get a generous holiday entitlement, you can also buy additional leave.

Volunteering

Get a day off each year to take part in volunteering activities.

Health cash plan

Claim money back on your healthcare costs, such as dental check-ups and eye tests.

Season ticket loan

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