Apprenticeship

Our Apprenticeship programme is designed to provide a platform for anyone, from school leavers to experienced professionals looking for a career change. We are open to anyone who is interested in pursuing a career within the insurance industry with a progressive, supportive organisation which is committed to providing opportunities for all individuals.

INSURANCE APPRENTICESHIP – WILLIS ACADEMY

Our Apprenticeship programme is designed to provide a platform for anyone, from school leavers to experienced professionals looking for a career change. We are open to anyone who is interested in pursuing a career within the insurance industry with a progressive, supportive organisation which is committed to providing opportunities for all individuals.

DEVELOP A CAREER WITH US

Through a partnership with Belfast Metropolitan College, you will work towards a Level 3 Providing Financial Services – Insurance Programme gaining City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate In Providing Financial Services and CII Level 3 Certificate in Insurance. This programme combines study and hands-on work experience to build knowledge and skills to excel in the insurance industry.  As Corporate Chartered Insurance Brokers, we support and will provide you with CII Membership, study support material as well as study leave and a financial bonus upon successful completion of CII qualifications.

THE OPPORTUNITY

Working with us will give you the opportunity to learn and grow into a career within the Insurance Industry and develop and demonstrate your skills by building and maintaining strong relationships with clients across a wide range of industry sectors.

What does the role involve?

  • Assist us in providing professional advice and service to all clients.
  • Work with senior directors and colleagues to provide clients with the relevant product information which best meets their needs and allows them to make informed decisions.
  • Get involved in managing policy events following compliant processes.
  • Develop relationships with our clients and deliver excellent customer service.
  • Ascertain how to identify and mitigate the impact of potential issues and recognise opportunities for growth.

Gain cutting-edge skills and knowledge working on a variety of projects individually and as part of a team.

THE IDEAL CANDIDATES

  • No previous experience necessary
  • GCSE Grade C or above in Maths, English and ICT.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • high level of motivation and resilience with a proactive attitude.
  • enthusiastic individuals who are committed and keen to learn.
  • IT proficient.
  • Confident, clear, professional and courteous communication skills.
  • ability to support colleagues in a close team environment.

This is a 2-3 year programme and at the completion of your training you will be a fully functioning Client Manager as part of one of the Divisions within WF Risk Group

WHATS IN IT FOR YOU

We value the needs of our employees. As such, our team is offered a competitive salary and extensive benefits package including 25 days annual leave in addition to all public and bank holidays, private medical insurance, health cash plan, employer pension contributions, occupational sick pay, income protection insurance and group life assurance. Other perks include frequent social events, training support and professional membership & subscription support, employee discounts and incentive schemes.

How to apply

Please note our Insurance Apprenticeships are for Willis Insurance & Risk Management, Belfast only.

Contact Conor Walker on HR@wfrgroup.co.uk for more details on the role and application process.