Commercial Manager

Location UK / Coleraine Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 days ago

Reference 1393295

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Commercial Manager based in Coleraine.

McClarty’s Insurance was formed in 1970 and has grown to be one of the largest insurance intermediaries in the North West of Northern Ireland. We take pride in taking the time to understand our client’s insurance requirements before searching through our panel of insurers to get the best cover at the most competitive price.  McClarty’s Insurance is part of the MCL InsureTech Ltd group.  There are over 100 employees based in two of our Coleraine offices.

Commercial Manager

We are now recruiting for a Commercial Manager to join our forward thinking, successful team.  You will manage the Brokerage team in order to achieve the Company forecasts, plans, targets and budgets for the development of existing and new customers in the mid to high net worth market.  You will develop and maintain strong, mutually beneficial relationships with Underwriters, so that the business is able to meet customers’ insurance requirements at favourable terms. 

Essential Criteria

  • Minimum of 5 GCSE passes at Grade ‘C’ or above, or equivalent / higher qualifications (including English Language and Maths related subject).
  • Minimum of 2 A Level’s, at Grade ‘C’  or above (or equivalent).
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience, gained within the last 10 years, of working in a similar field.
  • Proven extensive knowledge of Commercial and Personal Lines insurance products.
  • Proven negotiation skills in dealing with Underwriters.
  • Excellent and proven leadership qualities with the ability to delegate tasks.
  • Proven record of developing Insurance schemes and products.
  • Excellent knowledge of Complaints handling, FCA and TCF rules & regulations.
  • Excellent working knowledge of claims handling processes.
  • Able to demonstrate a high level of confidentiality.

Desirable Criteria

  • Working towards or attained Chartered Insurance Institute – Advanced Diploma or equivalent
  • Management experience in a similar role


  • 37.5 hour per week
  • Excellent holiday allowance
  • Salary is competitive with the market and depends on experience
  • Free car parking

To apply for this position then please complete an online application form by clicking on the APPLY NOW button below completed application forms should be submitted no later than Sunday 10th March 2019.

Please note that you must demonstrate on the application how you meet the criteria for the role as identified above.