Who are they and what do they do? An insurance clerk is a person who does clerical and administrative work in various departments of an insurance company
What are the activities of the job? S/he may be responsible for the co-ordination of certain activities in an insurance company, may draw up internal rules for the signing of insurance agreements, may be responsible for administering a certain group of clients and insurance agreements, or for the payment of compensation, etc. He/she co-operates with claims assessors, with underwriters, with actuaries and other insurance company staff.
Where is it done and under what conditions? In offices and meeting rooms, where there are few problems with the work environment.
What tools/equipment do they use? Primarily computer technology and normal office equipment.
What do you need to succeed? You need a degree from a school of economics, or a university, a systematic manner of working, good judgement, ability to deal with people, ability to learn.