Assistant Underwriter

Response Network
£18k - 24k per year + Great benefits
09 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
We are looking for an Assistant Underwriter to join a fantastic team of Underwriters on a 1 Year Maternity Contract. The job holder is responsible for ensuring that the company work service standards are adhered to at all times. Working within the authority levels that have been set, it is imperative that new business enquiries, quotation referrals, mid-term adjustments to existing policies and the processing of renewal business be dealt with in a timely and accurate manner. The job holder will be required to assist the underwriting team with ad-hoc duties including product development (including review and analysis of new business proposals), input and support and audits of delegated authority agents. The successful individual will be responsible for: Providing quotations within company service standard. Processing renewal business as directed and apply renewal terms to existing policies with adverse claims history. Adherence to current underwriting guidelines and your own underwriting authorities in this area is imperative. Reviewing and analysing of new business proposals and feedback to line manager. Process declarations of risks ceded to Flood RE. Develop and maintain good working relationships with internal departments. Individually process mid-term changes to existing business as and when required, quote and calculate additional premiums against those changes accurately. Process premium write offs and cancellations within authority levels Assist Head of Property Underwriting Manager in external visits to Brokers/Agents where there are business opportunities, audit requirements and problem rectification. Assist and Support the Underwriting Team with ad-hoc tasks and provide input to project work. Undertake personal learning and development arising from any appraisal, assessment or needs analysis to be actioned in a manner prescribed by Property Underwriting Manager. Continually review and identify within the business the opportunity for improved efficiency. Should you have experience within the Insurance Industry, be a great team player with a great personality and available for a 1 YEAR MATERNITY CONTRACT - apply for the role today.

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