Commercial New Business Underwriter

Commercial New Business Underwriter

Job Title: Commercial New Business Underwriter
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £33,000
Reference: 102480
Contact Name: Jamie France
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 23, 2016 15:24

Job Description

  • Delivering planned financial results through the effective underwriting of new cases
  • With detailed understanding of the business Mid-Market proposition, be able to influence new business acquisition.
  • Demonstrating your contribution to loss ratio control by effectively adhering to branch UW controls.
  • Building effective trading relationships with Brokers through trading activity to be recognised as a positive trading partner, contributing to achievement of results.
  • Producing timely and accurate documentation.
  • Previous Commercial Underwriting experience is essential
  • Progress towards CII qualification - preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong trading capability – commercial awareness, negotiation skills, ability to build strong broker relationships.
  • Pragmatic decision making with good analytical and numerical reasoning skills.
  • Proven experience in decision making on a wide range of underwriting scenarios within a Commercial environment is desirable.
  • Sound understanding of insurance market and processes across commercial lines insurance operations.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience of working in teams and a successful record of delivering results.