Trainee Underwriter - No Insurance experience required

Response Network Limited
£18k - 20k per year + Great benefits
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a brilliant opportunity for an experienced professional with key skills being - analytical, organised, strong administration, a great telephone manner and above all that a super fit for an outgoing team within a Global Insurance Company based in Nottingham Centre. This is a 1 year Maternity Cover starting in the next couple of weeks. Working within the Property Underwriting team, you will be trained to do the following: 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. The successful individual will have a strong CV with evidence that you will be able to pick up this diverse role very quickly. Insurance experience isnt a necessity, but strong Administration, Customer Service and an Analytical Mind Set definitely is a requirement. Should you be interested in a 1 year Maternity Contract and available to start within the month, please apply today.
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