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currency_icon_blackAverage £29,000 as a graduate
currency_icon_black Average £29,000 as a graduate
There are a wide range of actuarial careers available.
Co-op offers a different approach to big business; one that’s down to earth and straightforward. Across our multiple areas, from food to insurance, our 70,000 people work together to make our decent, fair, ethically and morally strong business succeed."
We are one of the largest general insurers in the United Kingdom. We are global, but currently employ over 4,600 people across a network of 26 offices with our head office situated in Guildford, Surrey. We offer exciting graduate schemes across all areas of the Allianz business."
Do you want to be part of a company that when we lead, the industry follows? We're are the world's number one insurance broker, number one provider of reinsurance and number one in human capital consulting. We employ talent with the skills and attitude to help our clients grow."
We’re leader in Insurance, building a more sustainable business, and finding new ways to keep our customers information safe, secure and informed. Our Global Graduate Leadership Programme is designed to empower Aviva’s next generation of talent. "
HMRC is much more than ‘the tax man’ – we also administer benefit payments, pay out tax credits, and help protect national interests. Almost everyone comes into contact with us at some point, which makes customer service central to everything we do."
Marsh is a global leader in insurance broking and risk management. We offer a Graduate Development Programme, which is designed for you to learn on the job in a challenging and supportive environment. It will give you the best head-start in this industry."
Buchanan Search was founded in 2013 by James Baker, who brought over 10 years of recruitment and executive search experience to the firm.
RedTusk was established with the overriding objective to deliver high performing sales personnel to some of world’s most exciting businesses.   We recruit across the North of England, London, and the Southwest and we have also on occasio…
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HELPING YOU FIND A CAREER IN Insurance and Pensions

Insurance and pensions graduates can be satisfied in the knowledge that their careers allow them to help people out when they most need it. If you want to join the industry that assists people above all else, check out our graduate insurance and pensions jobs right now.

LOOKING FOR an Insurance Officer CAREER?
How much can I earn as an Insurance Officer?
You might start on between £14,000 and £18,000 as an insurance officer, with salaries rising up to £30,000 per year. The average wage for the UK’s top 100 graduate employers is £30,000 per year.
What qualifications do I need to be an Insurance Officer?
Some degrees that could help you on the way to a career as an insurance officer include:
  • Mathematics
  • Business and management
  • Economics
  • Sociology
  • Finance
  • Statistics
The above degrees can help you begin your career in the insurance industry – however, you can into the industry with almost any degree as long as you prove that you have the skills required. There are several large insurance companies in the UK offering graduate programmes. Membership of a professional body will also help you as you progress throughout your career.
What skills do I need to be an Insurance Officer?
While you need to be analytical in your approach to financial data, you need to also be able to make confident, experienced decisions under pressure. Also, your clients/customers won't necessarily have the same financial knowledge that you do, so you need to be able to explain the complicated terms in a clear way.

Jobs in insurance require you to have a great attention to detail and the ability to analyse data efficiently. Many roles are customer facing, so communication skills and the ability to sell your products are also important. Some of the skills you will have to demonstrate include:
  • Analytical skills
  • Communication skills
  • Attention to details
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Teamworking
  • Specialist knowledge
What experience do I need to get a job in Insurance?
As with all competitive sectors, if your plan is to work in insurance work experience is vital to give yourself the best chance of getting a job. Contact companies directly and see if you can come in for work experience.