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Risk Consultant

London, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 4 days ago


Gallagher Bassett are seeking a Risk Consultant to join our well-established and successful Risk Consulting Team. The role is a full-time home-working role; however, the successful applicant will be expected to travel on a regular basis to clients within their allocated geographical region. Ideally based in Northern England or the Central Belt of Scotland you will work with a number of clients and provide a range of health and safety, and risk management consultancy services.

Position Overview:

Provide a wide range of health and safety / risk management consultancy services, including advice and guidance, to our established client base. The role will also include developing and promoting new services and products for our clients.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To provide a wide range of health and safety / risk management consultancy services to our clients.
  • To act as the lead consultant and provider of Risk Consulting services for a defined portfolio of established clients.
  • To promote Risk Consulting services to our established clients, ensuring that projects are completed to the satisfaction of the client.
  • To assist the Manager - Risk Consulting and Director - Risk Consulting in developing and promoting new services and products.

Client facing duties will include:

  • Preparing proposals to clients on a range of services suitable to their needs.
  • Conducting a wide range of health and safety / risk management liability reviews resulting in the production of high quality written reports containing practical risk mitigation recommendations.
  • Developing, updating and presenting in-house and open training events on a wide range of health and safety / risk management subjects.
  • Undertaking statistical analysis of claims information with a view to the production of detailed analytical reports for clients.
  • Assisting in the production of regular high quality guidance materials for clients.

Administrative duties will include:

  • Operating and updating internal administrative client management and reporting systems on a regular basis.
  • Assisting the Manager - Risk Consulting and Directors of Gallagher Bassett in the delivery of advice and guidance designed protect the health and safety of all Gallagher Bassett employees.
  • Overseeing the work of Associate Consultants to ensure high standards are maintained and to provide guidance where necessary.
  • Comply with all Gallagher Bassett and office procedures
  • Any other duty as required by Gallagher Bassett.

Position Specific Requirements:

Knowledge Required

  • NEBOSH / IOSH Qualification (or equivalent)
  • Recognised Risk Management qualification (training can be provided)
  • Good level of knowledge and understanding of a wide variety of legislative requirements, approved codes and best practice guidelines relating to health and safety / risk management.
  • Understanding and knowledge of legal liability principles and legal process.
  • Understanding and knowledge of general insurance principles.

Skills Required:

  • Excellent verbal communication skills with the ability to persuade and influence at the highest levels and to present training courses, seminars etc. to a high standard.
  • Able to prepare detailed, clear, concise, written reports.
  • Able to develop detailed and clear training programmes.
  • Able to undertake statistical analysis of data.
  • Able to develop and maintain good working relationships with clients and colleagues.
  • A flexible thinker, able to apply basic principles across a wide range of disciplines and to quickly assimilate new ideas and information.
  • Good administrative and time management skills, able to organise workloads and diary to achieve objectives and to work without direct supervision.

Why Gallagher Bassett?

As the premier multiline claims services provider in the world we help people, companies and organisations around the globe improve their claims experience. Gallagher Bassett are a Third Party Administrator, providing claims and risk management services on behalf of our clients within the Commercial and Local Authority Sectors.

We have a number of departments within Gallagher Bassett, enabling you to progress your career in whichever direction you desire.

At Gallagher Bassett, we are proud of our company values; we value our people as our most important asset. We invest substantially in training and provide long-term career opportunities, to ensure that our employees are equipped with the knowledge and skills to perform at their best.

By joining Gallagher Bassett, you are joining a global organisation who will present opportunities that not only enable our company to remain an industry leader but also provide employees with limitless possibilities for success and personal growth.

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London, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom