Risk Management Consultant - South

Risk Management
66715 Requisition #

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 Risk Management Solutions team.

Your aim is to help clients handle risk exposure more actively in their workplace, for such issues as Health & Safety, Business Continuity planning. 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 client’s business and highlight any risks that they need to consider; loyally protect your client and their interests before delivering bespoke solutions in a consultancy manner.

Your Role:

  • Using your expert knowledge to make proposals for changes to operating procedures in order to safeguard and reduce risk to colleagues, visitors and contractors.
  • 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 keep tabs on industry standard methodology.

Your Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

  • Are you a member of any of the individual specialty institutes i.e. Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, International Institute of Risk and Safety Management, Institute of Risk Management, Business Continuity Institute, Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment and educated to degree standard?
  • Minimum of the National Education Board of Safety and Health general certificate is required, preferably having attained CMIOSH status for safety knowledge.
  • 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 focused whilst remaining ethical and keeping your integrity high.
  • A robust knowledge of general insurance products would be an advantage.
  • Eligible to work in the UK


 What we offer you:

Gallagher offers competitive salaries and a full range of exciting benefits, including pension plans, medical cover, life and critical illness cover, health, wellbeing and fitness options.  We also offer an employee stock purchase plan, travel loan options and huge opportunities to donate to charity through our matching scheme. 

We want Gallagher to be the organisation that all our people are proud to be a part of and where everyone can call themselves one of our team.  Where our culture is embracing of difference, where you can be the best and, perhaps most importantly, be yourself.

We are all different in some way. If we were all the same, and all thought the same, we would be vulnerable as a group.  By welcoming and encouraging diverse opinions and backgrounds within our organisation, we will have a healthier, more innovative and ultimately more profitable business.

If this sounds like somewhere you’d like to join, we’d love to hear from you. If you require flexibility for a role you are applying for, give us a call to chat through the options.

About Us: 

Gallagher is a global leader in insurance, risk management and consulting services. We help businesses grow, communities thrive and people prosper. We live a culture defined by The Gallagher Way, our set of shared values and guiding tenets. A culture driven by our people, over 33,000 strong, serving our clients with customized solutions that will protect them and fuel their futures.

As a member of our global brokerage team, you’ll help our clients address risk, protect assets and recover from losses.

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.


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.