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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.
You know that feeling you get when you meet someone and you just ‘click’. It’s great isn’t it? You don’t have to explain yourself or try to be something you’re not. You can just relax, be yourself and know …
As part of the Allianz SE Group, the largest property and casualty insurer in the world, Allianz Insurance is one of the largest general insurers in the UK. We employ over 4,600 people across a network of 26 offices with our head office si…
Where we lead, the industry follows   Few things are certain in life. Economic upheaval, political crises, natural disasters – and plenty more besides – all mean the world can be full of surprises.    At Aon, we…
Life’s full of unexpected twists and turns. Luckily, we’re here to defy uncertainty and protect our 34-million customers in 16 different markets from them. We’re leading a digital revolution in Insurance, building a more …
HMRC is much more than ‘the tax man’. As well as collecting tax, we administer benefit payments, pay out tax credits and help to protect national interests. We interact with all kinds of people, from businesses to individuals. In fact, a…
About Marsh As a global leader in insurance broking and risk management, Marsh helps our clients succeed by defining, designing, and delivering innovative, industry-specific solutions that help them effectively manage risk. We have 27,000 employee…
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.