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Hays reports insurance recruiting drive

Specialist recruitment company Hays is seeing a high demand for senior professionals across the UK insurance sector.

Despite the market gloom clouding the rest of the financial services sector, Hays has reported a steady number of senior insurance appointments.

David Carr, regional director for Hays Insurance, says: “We are experiencing a steady flow of recruitment activity for a range of senior insurance roles, from commercial account executives to senior underwriters, claims and pricing managers.

“There has been an increase in reinsurance given the climate of loss minimisation and this is further helping to support the insurance sector during the difficult economic climate.”

Regulatory and compliance managers and risk managers are also reported to be in demand.

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