Mid-Market Commercial Underwriter.
About the role
We are looking for a
pro-active, commercially astute new business underwriter who
can benefit from our success in the market and help us to continue to
grow. You will be delivering the team trading results through effective
large case underwriting and technical support to improve profitability.
You will already be
in a similar role, looking for a more ambitious, market
leading company, to help you further your career and to support your
continued professional development.
What will I be doing?Delivering planned financial results
through effective management of large cases, actively applying a range of
trading techniques.Demonstrating a contribution to
loss ratio control by effectively implementing branch UW controlsBuilding trading relationships with
Brokers through large case liaison to maximise financial results.Building a reputation as a trading
expert with a panel of intermediaries and building confidence in the branch
ability through interaction with our Underwriting Technical Centre.Acting as the expert for relevant
class/ product specialisms, working in conjunction with our Commercial
Technical Centre to optimise the profitability of the class/ product and to
uplift underwriting capability in these areas.
What will I need?Progress towards Dip CII
qualification - desirable - or equivalent experience. Strong trading capability –
commercial awareness, negotiation skills, ability to build strong broker
relationships. Pragmatic and confident decision
maker with good analytical and numerical reasoning skills. Strong analytical skills with proven
experience of account monitoring and action planning. Strong level of technical
underwriting expertise in a composite insurance environment (non package). Sound understanding of insurance market
and processes across commercial lines insurance operations. Excellent written and verbal
communication skills. Proven experience in decision making
on a wide range of tech...