Commercial Underwriter

Cavendish Maine Recruitment
£50,000 per annum
12 Jan 2019
25 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

About the Company:

A market leading insurance company are looking to recruit a dynamic, ambitious and technically strong Senior Underwriter to join and help develop their already significant presence within the market.

A talented individual is sought to shape the future of an established team, by bringing new ideas to the table, driving growth and delivering excellence within the commercial underwriting space.

If you have an impressive track record of success in your current job, then this is the opportunity to drive your career forward and be rewarded appropriately for the business that you help lead.

About the Role:

As a Senior Underwriter your responsibilities will include:

  • Underwriting of the largest and most complex cases (with a significant underwriting authority as well as acting as a referral point for less senior colleagues).
  • Developing business through existing broker relationships and forging new ones.
  • Provide coaching, mentoring and leadership to the Underwriting team, as well as being a central underwriting referral point.

Key Skills/Experience Required:

  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
  • The ability to establish and develop high-level business relationships.
  • A proven track record in commercial underwriting (casualty / property).

Professional Qualifications Required:

Progression towards ACII would be advantage, but not essential.

Salary/Benefits Information:

Up to £55,000 + Exceptional Bonus + Benefits Package


Stephen Mallaband

Job Reference:


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