Assistant Account Executive - Canberra

Client Service/Account Management
66463 Requisition #
About the role?
We are currently seeking an Assistant Account Executive to join our team in Deakin. The role will provide timely and proactive administration assistance to our senior brokers. 

Key accountabilities include:
  • Coordinating and compiling new business quotes and renewals 
  • Providing a high level of customer service to clients, brokers, underwriters and other key stakeholders
  • Assisting in the overall account management and debtor management
  • Seeking opportunities to improve internal business processes 
  • Gathering relevant client information and identifying key issues to provide assistance to broker 
  • Ensure accuracy of documentation and policies for external and internal clients and procedures
  • Applying best business practise in at activities ethically, professionally and with integrity 

About You
  • Previous experience in administration, sales or customer service
  • Experience within insurance i.e. underwriting, claims or broking viewed favourably 
  • Tier 1 qualification desirable OR must be willing to complete upon commencement as fully supported by the business
  • Strong organisational and time management skills with the ability to prioritise and multi-task
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent administration skills with a high attention to detail
  • Strong commitment to client service excellence 

Why Gallagher?
Gallagher is one of Australia’s and the world’s largest insurance broking and risk management companies with over 30,000 employees globally.  We pride ourselves on being a socially responsible, ethical and collaborative organisation expressed through our shared values The Gallagher Way.  We are also proud to be named one of the 2020 World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere for the 9th consecutive time as well as being on the Forbes World’s Best Employers list as the only insurance brokerage.

What will we offer?
In joining Gallagher, you will have the support of an established team and will have additional benefits:
  • Free on-site parking
  • Competitive remuneration and excellent incentive program
  • Salary Income Protection and discounted insurances
  • Salary sacrifice options including additional leave
  • Discounts to major retailers through our Gallagher Rewards scheme
  • The opportunity to enrol in the Employee Stock Purchase Plan to both invest in your future and share in the company's growth potential.

How to apply?
We encourage you to apply via our careers website. For further information, please contact Maria Siachico, Talent Acquisition Specialist, +61 2 9424 1734. 

Any offer of employment and subsequent continuing employment is dependent upon the completion of relevant pre-employment background checks. All applicants are required to undergo employment screening through probity checks prior to commencing.

Gallagher is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer committed to the principles of workplace diversity and inclusion. We welcome all people regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation, gender identity and lifestyle choices.

Please Note:

Gallagher never extends an offer of employment or requests any personal identification information without having received an online application and conducted one or more in-person or video interviews. If you have received any communication referencing the offer of a job at Gallagher and you have not submitted an online application or been interviewed by a Gallagher employee, please do not assume that the offer is being sent from a legitimate Gallagher representative.