Careers at Computerquote

The team at Computerquote Insurance

Working at Computerquote Insurance

Established in 1973, Stride Limited is a successful independent insurance broker based near Waterlooville, Hampshire. Stride's retail brand Computerquote Insurance offers great value car, home, van, travel and pet insurance to more than 35,000 customers nationally, both online and by telephone.

Computerquote Insurance is a friendly place to work, with an emphasis on staff training, personal development and team building. Computerquote is committed to treating its customers fairly and providing customers with the highest possible standards of service and advice.

If you want to develop your career at a friendly and growing business with great prospects, simply click here to send your CV by email to Retail Manager Julie Hughes stating which position you are interested in, or call her on 023 9224 8516.

If you have been accepted for interview, please download and complete our employment application form here and bring this with you.

Getting here

Our office address is:
Computerquote Insurance
Birch House
Parklands Business Park
Forest Road
Denmead
Hampshire
PO7 6XP

Click here for a map of the Computerquote Insurance offices

Commuting to Denmead by car
The location is commutable by car from Portsmouth, Southsea, Petersfield, Fareham, Havant, Portchester, Hayling Island, Bedhampton, Leigh Park, Paulsgrove, Denvilles, Warblington, Winchester, Southampton, Hedge End, Bishops Waltham, Chandlers Ford, Eastleigh and Chichester.

Commuting to Denmead by bus
The location is commutable by public transport from Portsmouth, Portsea, Stamshaw, Wymering, Purbrook, Waterlooville and Hambledon.

 

Current vacancies:

Job Title: Customer Service Advisor

Reporting to: Administration Manager

Based at: Company’s Offices in Denmead

Job Purpose: Processing mid-term policy changes, claims reports and customer enquiries

Attributes: The successful applicant must be able to communicate effectively at all levels, completing tasks on or before the scheduled deadlines and enjoy working within a success team completing work to high standards and within regulatory requirements.

Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • Always represent the company in a clear and positive manner.
  • Scan all documentation onto system in the agreed format and retrieve upon request.
  • Handle a variety of enquiries from existing customers.
  • Arrange changes to policies for customers in response to customer instructions.
  • Complete work accurately at all times and to company standards.
  • Deal with incoming and out going post effectively.
  • Work as part of a team to ensure the smooth running of the department.
  • Apply training and work on self development.
  • Deliver a professional service that ensures customers continue to be delighted with the company.
  • Use IT equipment professionally to support your role in administration.
  • Any other duties that the company may reasonably ask you to perform which are within your expertise and skills.
  • Ensure accounts are completed on or ahead of schedule
  • Liaise with insurers to assist with enquiries.
  • Diaries to be completed daily

Core Competencies:

  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Work to insurer deadlines
  • Support other departments to maximize sales/renewal productivity
  • PC Literate
  • Respect and value others and consider the impact of actions on other members of the team
  • Demonstrate high levels of Literacy and Numeracy

 

Job Title: Sales Advisor

Reporting to: New Business Manager

Based at: Company’s Offices in Denmead

Job Purpose: To work as part of a successful team in a well established business selling a range of insurance products to new and existing customers and achieving sales targets.

Attributes: The successful applicant must be able to communicate effectively at all levels, enjoying the challenge of achieving targets. They must be able to demonstrate a good knowledge of insurance and be able to work to high standards within regulatory requirements.

Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • Always represent the company in a clear and positive manner.
  • Work as part of a team to meet and exceed targets.
  • Arrange quotations in response to customer enquiries.
  • Assess customers’ requirements and offer suitable policies and advice.
  • Arrange policies for customers following their acceptance of terms offered.
  • Contact customers to discuss their quotations and requirements.
  • Generate sales opportunities.
  • Respond to and follow up sales enquiries using appropriate methods.
  • Work as part of a team to ensure the smooth running of the department.
  • Apply training and work on self development.
  • Ensure sales and administration meets company standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Deliver a professional service that ensures customers are delighted with the company.
  • Use IT equipment professionally to support sales target.
  • Any other duties that the company may reasonably ask you to perform which are within your expertise and skills.

Core Competencies:

  • Self – Driven & results oriented
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Knowledge of all insurance products
  • PC Literate
  • Respect and value others and consider the impact of actions on other members of the team