Risk Management Consultant - Retail

Risk Management
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Are you able to spot the risks before they happen? Can you review information objectively and guide your client to safety? We are looking for a Risk Management Consultant to join our team.

Your aim is to help clients handle risk exposure more actively. You will use your commercial expertise and sound judgement to assess the decisions for clients, growing retention and renewal rates along the journey.

You should explore and conduct research in to your clients business and highlight any risks that they need to consider; loyally protect your client and their interests.

Key Accountabilities/Deliverables:

  • Using your expert knowledge to make proposals for changes to operating procedures in order to safeguard and reduce risk.

  • Call on your experience in writing contingency plans, training courses and proposals to provide the best solution for your clients' issues.

  • At times you might undertake surveys and site visits to research and record any hazardous processes or risks constituting liability. This will be your opportunity to show us how you can make valuable contributions to the team.

  • Maintain a high external and internal profile to maximise the opportunity for business winning and obtain business leads

  • Working seamlessly with other colleagues within the Broking, Claims and Account management teams, you'll be responsible for regular updates and reviews - providing crucial information.

  • Using your superb interpersonal skills you will work together and connect with clients on their requirements both current and future, and deliver in accordance with quoted work proposals.

  • Prospects - contact to secure opportunity to quote and share the best terms

  • Insurers - Negotiation of terms and conditions on tender cases in support of Broking Manager

  • Above all, demonstrate your innovative ideas based on Industry activities /trends and keeps tabs on industry standard methodology.

Person Specification:

  • Are you someone with robust knowledge of general insurance products?

  • Are you a member of the individuals specialty institute and educated to degree standard?

  • Minimum of the National Education Board of Safety and Health general certificate is required, preferably having attained CMIOSH status.

  • Aware of the appropriate classes of business and the knowledge to act accordingly should something fall outside your remit.

  • Demonstrated rapport-building, tactical negotiation and influencing and strong client facing relationship consulting experience is crucial for the success of your role.

  • Evidence risk management services from a consultancy perspective, deep understanding of regulations and guidelines as applied to the type of client.

  • Problem-solving mind-set with creative approaches and solutions to issues coupled with the confidence to interact comfortably with senior level management

  • Highly motivated and results focussed whilst remaining ethical and keeping your integrity high.

  • Eligible to work in the UK

  • Ability to travel


Founded by Arthur J. Gallagher in Chicago in 1927, Gallagher has grown to be one of the leading insurance brokerage, risk management, and human capital consultant companies in the world. With significant reach internationally, we are an equal opportunities organisation who employs over 26,000 people and our global network provides services in more than 150 countries.


Our people partner with businesses across countries and international territories to provide relevant and impactful professional advice. Regardless of what risk and challenges our clients have, we work hard and utilize industry specific expertise to find the best solution and to deliver it with world-class service.


We continue to build on 90 plus years of expertise that spans global industries. No matter the size of the organization we partner with and the challenges presented by the industry, we work tirelessly to provide solutions that maximize value for our clients.


Our values are core to our culture. Passionate service, strategic innovation, and ethical behavior form the basis of how we do business. We help businesses go beyond their goals. It’s the Gallagher Way.


Our employing entity, Arthur J. Gallagher Services (UK) Limited, is proud to be accredited as a Living Wage employer with the Living Wage Foundation.  Gallagher is committed to diversity of opportunity for all and is opposed to any form of less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender or gender identity, marital status, civil partnership status, parental status, race, ethnicity, colour, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, religion/ belief, age and those with caring responsibilities.