Insurance and Risk Manager

Coventry City Council

Job Description

There is no better time to work in Coventry. The City ranks as the eigth best city to live, work and business in the UK, is the City of Culture 2021, European City of Sport 2019 and a host city for the Commonwealth Games 2022.

It is also an exciting time to join Coventry City Council and we are looking for an experienced Insurance Manager to oversee a small established Insurance Team.

You will be an experienced manager with an in-depth knowledge and understanding of handling insurance claims, the management and monitoring of risk within the organisation and seek and interpret actuarial advice on potential liabilities for the Council.

You will be based at our new office which is a one-minute walk from Coventry rail station, which has direct links to and from Birmingham, Nuneaton, Leamington Rugby and London Euston stations.

When applying by uploading your CV with supporting statement online, you will need clear evidence supporting:

  • Experience of working at a senior level
  • Experience of substantial claims handling
  • Experience of Risk mitigation
  • Extensive communication and negotiation skills.


In return, we can offer you an excellent pension scheme, 'MyCar' scheme, flexible working, interest-free loans on annual travel cards, discounts at a number of city centre restaurants, shops and other establishments.

Coventry City Council is committed to delivering the best possible services and improving the quality of life for Coventry people. In order to do this effectively we aim to have a workforce that represents the diverse communities we serve, embracing and utilising the broad range of skills, experiences and perspectives this brings.

We are committed to making our recruitment practices as inclusive as possible for all. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition.


£42,683 - £48,126

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