Jelf 2020 Graduate Scheme

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Graduate programme
Insurance & Risk Management, Consulting

About Marsh Jelf

Marsh Jelf is a global leader in insurance broking and risk management. We enable clients to grow, innovate and create value by helping them understand and better manage the risks they face, and ensuring they have the resiliency to withstand the unexpected. Marsh Jelf partners with clients to turn uncertainty into opportunity. We have more than 30,000 colleagues working together to serve our clients in more than 130 countries, out of approximately 500 offices worldwide. We provide risk management, risk consulting, insurance broking, alternative risk financing and insurance program management services to businesses, government entities, organizations and individuals around the world.

Marsh Jelf Opportunity

Marsh Jelf advises smaller clients on risk management solutions which align to their strategic imperatives and risk exposures. The business area participates in internal strategy meetings to better understand and help build company strategy. By utilising the knowledge of the industry, risk and insurance markets, Marsh Jelf are able to create the program submission including the coverage specifications.

The team is also involved in preparing proposal components for the review by more senior advisory colleagues, including the analysis of: pricing, coverage terms and conditions, services, quote comparisons, financing, commentary and recommendations. They maintain ongoing relationships with clients and team colleagues to effectively service clients and assist Advisory colleagues.

There are two primary areas we recruit into, although other business area opportunities may arise to suit the ideal candidate’s skill set:

  • Client advisory roles
  • Account handler

Client Advisory

Providing excellent levels of customer services to a portfolio of clients, responsible for maintaining and enhancing the revenue from your existing client base as well as undertaking an active sales role in generating new business through cross-sales across other divisions of the business and external opportunities.

Account Handler

Maintaining an existing and sizeable portfolio of commercial clients by means of managing day-to-day queries, broking, midterm adjustments, renewals and loan processing. You will be expected to effectively manage key relationships with clients as well as internal stakeholders within the Marsh Jelf business.

Overview of Business Areas

Corporate and Small Business

Our vision is ‘to be recognised by current and future clients across the UK & Ireland as the region’s premier insurance broking and risk management firm: to deliver excellent customer service; and, to ensure clients have access to the full range of Marsh Jelf products and services’.

Our purpose is to provide advice, brokerage and claims advocacy services to both large and mid-size organisations across the region. By applying our experience and working knowledge of clients’ industry sectors, we facilitate appropriate insurance coverage for clients’ needs and advise them on ways to reduce their cost of risk. By continuing to evolve our structure to meet the changing needs of clients, we will deliver profitable growth.

Requirements & Skills

We know that you’ve worked hard to achieve your degree but we don’t want to define you by it.  That’s why we accept a 2.1 in any degree discipline and focus on getting to know you.

We look for candidates with the following skills and attributes:

  • Strong business acumen and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work in teams and cultivate relationships.
  • Adaptability and learning agility.
  • Results-oriented.
  • Language and coding skills are also desirable but not essential.

At Marsh Jelf, our competitive advantage is our people. Ideas, innovative thinking, relationships, and solutions are imperative for success in our industry. What can you bring?

Diversity Matters at Marsh Jelf

At Marsh Jelf, we believe that diversity and inclusion are vital components of our future and our goal is to leverage the unique skillsets that each person brings to the company. We provide our colleagues with a supportive, collaborative environment that leads to innovative ideas and the ability to make an impact.