Motor Fleet Risk Consultant (Part-Time, Job-Share and Full-Time)

Motor Fleet Risk Consultant

Location: Home based (UK wide)

Who you are

Are you the kind of person that loves a challenge? A role in insurance could be just what you’re looking for. In today’s complex world, tackling risk is fast, unpredictable and invigorating. Challenge yourself to find ways to protect the things people love from all kinds of risks, big and small. If that’s not what you first thought about working in insurance, we’re confident we can change your mind. If you want to love what you do, work with us.

Zurich is one of the world’s leading insurance groups, and one of the few to operate on a global basis. Our mission is to help our customers understand and protect themselves from risk. With about 55,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries, we aspire to become the best global insurer as measured by our shareholders, customers and employees. We help individuals, small and medium sized companies and global corporations around the world understand and protect themselves from risk by offering a wide range of insurance products, solutions and advisory services.

The opportunity: 

This is an exciting opportunity to work within our Risk Engineering Workforce Strategies Practice as a Motor Fleet Risk Consultant.

This is an ideal role for a fleet safety risk professional or a safety practitioner with a strong motor risk background with a broad range of experience who is looking for a new and exciting challenge.

In this role the successful candidate will enjoy a varied, challenging and rewarding workload, a great deal of autonomy, and will benefit from working with an experienced and high performing team, utilising cutting edge Risk Engineering technology.

Responsibilities in this role include;

  • Undertaking a range of risk surveys, consultancy and training services within a wide range of organisations
  • Producing high quality professional reports – providing best practice advice to customers and underwriters
  • Providing training, mentoring and leadership on complex, specialist and/or high-risk motor fleet risk topics, disciplines and/or industry sectors
  • Completing research into technical areas and providing up to date information for colleagues and customers
  • Leading programmes of loss investigation for intricate and complicated risks to determine contributing factors and loss lessons
  • Acting as an Account Engineer to co-ordinate major UK and/or global service programmes in large, complex and/or corporate businesses
  • Supporting and enhancing our Group Underwriting and customer propositions
  • Main accountabilities:

  • The delivery of fee earning consultancy and underwriter services
  • Collaboration with customers and business partners to develop advanced service plans
  • The update and custody of technical manuals and internal procedures
  • The development of innovative solutions, services and products
  • The promotion of risk management advice through internal stakeholders, customers and the media
  • Management of relationships, development and risk profile improvement for a significant portfolio of major clients
  • The development of business opportunities in relation to the growth of fee income
  • Represent Zurich at internal and external Industry and Trade Association events
  • Your skills and experience:


  • A dedicated team player with a “can-do” approach to their work
  • Knowledge and experience of working with or in an industry with a large mixed fleet
  • Understanding of the principles and practices of the insurance industry, relevant to the role
  • A proven track record of quantifiable success in Fleet Risk Management
  • Relevant experience in the assessment of risk.
  • Desirable

  • Experience of working in a consultative commercially minded way to influence customer behaviour
  • Good knowledge of project management tools and techniques
  • An understanding of current and emerging fleet related risk and vehicle related technology
  • Evidence of using data to provide insight
  • Knowledge and understanding of relevant fleet accreditation bodies.
  • The reward:

    We’re offering a competitive salary, as well as this we offer an excellent lifestyle benefits package which includes –

  • 25 days holiday plus an additional 3 volunteering days
  • 12% pension
  • Annual company bonuses
  • Private medical cover
  • Discounted technology offers
  • Virtual GP appointments
  • Free flu jab
  • Discounted gadget insurance
  • Company car/car allowance
  • Discounted will writing service
  •  At Zurich we will consider requests for flexible working on hiring. Many of our employees work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time, flexible hours, job share, an element of working from home or compressed hours. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need.

    Further information:

    At Zurich, we aim to have a diverse mix of employees that reflects our customers and the communities in which we live and work. Our diversity and inclusion initiatives are shaping an environment where everyone feels welcome, regardless of age, sex, gender identity, race, religion or belief, disability, sexual orientation, marriage/civil partnership, pregnancy/parental and mental health status. Our approach ensures that Zurich is a place that values different opinions, respects personal needs, and provides equal opportunities for all. We are committed to continuous improvement and we offer access to a comprehensive range of training and development opportunities. Zurich is passionate about supporting employees to help others by getting involved in volunteering, charitable and community activity through the Zurich Community Trust.

    So make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported, Love what you do. Work for us .

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