Senior PI Underwriter

Lawes Consulting Group
Bristol, Avon
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title - Senior PI Underwriter
Contract - Permanent
Salary - Up to £55,000
Location - Bristol
Industry - Insurance

One of the UK's most successful and well known Insurance Company's are seeking a Senior PI Underwriter to join their expanding team in Bristol. You will be a highly experienced Professional Indemnity Underwriter with the ability to negotiate face to face with our intermediaries; you will be self-motivated, and comfortable managing your own work load.

Leading professional indemnity underwriting relationships with key customers in region to deliver profitable growth.
Lead the professional indemnity decision making for new and current deals within branch to ensure delivery of combined operating ratio requirements.
Actively managing and reviewing underwriting standards and licences within the team ensuring effective management and deployment of empowerment.
Supporting Trading Team Managers to effectively manage the service provided to brokers.
Delivering planned underwriting results for designated accounts through proactive account review, analysis of underwriting trends and improvement plans implemented to improve profitability.
Managing underwriting relationships with key brokers from designated accounts to deliver profitable growth.
Coaching, training and developing Underwriters to continually improve their technical and trading capability.

Progress towards ACII qualification desirable or equivalent experience.
Degree level or other equivalent qualification preferred.
Proven experience to develop excellent customer relationships with senior individuals.
Strong influencing, negotiation and business skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Pragmatic decision maker with good analytical and numerical reasoning skills.
Sound understanding of insurance market and specifically PI
Excellent relationship management skills and experience of building successful long term relationships both internal & external.
Proven experience in decision making on a wide range of technical underwriting scenarios within a professional indemnity environment.

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