Underwriter - Agriculture

Recruiter
Towergate Underwriting Grp Ltd
Location
Knaresborough
Salary
Up to £35,000
Posted
31 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A well-established Insurance operation experienced and knowledgeable in Agriculture are looking for an experienced Underwriter to join their Knaresborough team.

Working within the existing underwriting team you will be responsible for supporting the wider team with broker requests, such as and not limited to processing annual renewals, midterm adjustments and quoting for additional covers on existing risks by telephone, email and post. You will be expected to assess the risk and negotiate terms, ensuring adherence with the departments service standards.

You will take instructions from brokers ensuring all relevant paperwork is completed and all records are updated correctly and maintained.

It is essential when applying for this position that you have adequate insurance underwriting/broking experience together with a good understanding of FSA rules.

You must have excellent negotiation, communication and team working skills. Progressing towards relevant insurance qualifications would be an advantage.

To apply;
Ideally you'll have experience within underwriting Insurance whether this is through prior work experience or in your current role within the Insurance industry.
Team player who is able to work well under minimal supervision, self-driven and keen to develop yourself.
Communication skills - able to communicate with people at all levels over the telephone, in writing and in person.

If you'd like to join us, we'd love to hear from you.


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