Assistant Underwriter - Commercial Insurance

Recruiter
LAWES RECRUITMENT LIMITED
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£20k - £25k pa
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title - Assistant Underwriter - Commercial Insurance
Contract - Permanent
Location - Birmingham
Salary - £20,000 - £25,000 + Benefits
Industry - Insurance, Underwriting, Commercial Insurance
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A major specialist insurer is looking to continue its expansion by recruiting two ambitious Assistant Underwriters to join their Birmingham operation as part of the Commercial Underwriting team.

The Company:

Our client is a global insurance business, with a reputation for providing market leading Property and Casualty products.
Already well established in the UK market, our client has undergone impressive growth during 2016 and this promises to continue in 2017.
The business has a strong financial footing which allows them to be commercial active in the market.

The Role:

Supporting the Head of Underwriting' in controlling the balance, quality and profitability of the underwriting account.
The production of timely & accurate quotations, endorsements and policy/renewal documentation, within Company's service standards & meeting contract certainty guidelines.
Referring cases outside of any personal underwriting authority and making appropriate recommendations.
Handling the branch's case diary and carrying out flood/subsidence checks.
Overviewing survey reports and making recommendations on the action required.
Preparing MTA's & Renewals.
Establishing and maintaining key relationships with the directors and staff of our selected brokers.

You must have:

A strong understanding of the commercial insurance market.
Be able to work in a fast paced insurance environment.
The ability to build and maintain relationships with key brokers.
Ability to help change the buying / placing criteria of broking staff.
Determined and self-motivated character.

If you have the relevant experience or know someone that does please contact us now on [Phone number removed] or email us at [Email address removed]
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