Major Loss Adjuster


Atkins Search are currently recruiting for an experienced Construction Major Loss Adjuster to join a leading Insurance company based in Manchester.

Please note that Quantity Surveyors and Building Surveyors who specialise in Loss Adjusting will also be considered for this role.


My client is a leading firm of Commercial Loss adjusters with a very wide range of diverse projects and office across the globe.

Offering high quality customer service, my clients is focused on providing a professional and satisfactory claim adjusting experience.


The Major Loss Adjuster job may suit an experienced Adjuster or Surveyor with experience in the commercial sector looking for a new challenge or if you’re seeking a change of career direction in the dynamic world of insurance loss adjusting.


Working closely with a team of claims and technical professionals, as Major Loss Adjuster you will ensure that all insurance claims are dealt with accordingly and in the correct manner.

  • Assisting in the calculation of reserves for damage to buildings
  • Monitoring and validation of costs
  • Procurement advice
  • Insurance reinstatement cost assessments
  • Report writing


The Major Loss Adjuster job may provide opportunities to work abroad on Catastrophe response. Previous insurance claims experience and knowledge of commercial insurance policies is preferred but not essential as initial training and mentoring will be provided to suit the needs of the candidate.

  • MRICS qualified
  • Good QS skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Good excel and report writing skills
  • Ability to analyse cost data and trends
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Knowledge of Commercial Buildings, M&E Services, Civil Engineering and Utilities
  • Conversant with standard forms of building contract
  • Must be focused on producing high quality work to tight deadlines
  • Inquisitive and keen to expand knowledge
  • Home based working covering the north of England, ideally based in the Northwest


The Major Loss Adjuster will receive a fantastic benefits package, alongside the opportunity to work as part of one of the most reputable, global claims consultancy in the UK.

  • Highly competitive salary
  • Car allowance
  • Annual bonus
  • Pension contribution
  • Private healthcare
  • Life insurance
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Regular social events
  • Annual trips

Atkins Search act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Construction, Consultancy, Residential and Infrastructure recruitment and service the North West, Midlands, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Lincolnshire, Peterborough and Northern Home Counties regions.

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