Underwriting Assistant - Financial Lines

MW Appointments
London (Greater)
£25000 - £29000 per annum + benefits package & bonus
27 Nov 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Underwriting Assistant - Financial Lines

Salary to £29,000 plus benefits package & annual bonus

Location: City of London

Job Purpose:
Provide comprehensive administrative support for the Global Financial Lines Underwriting Team.

Skills and Experience Specification:
·University degree or equivalent
·Experience in a similar underwriting support role within a syndicate or insurer
·Knowledge of Financial Lines preferred but not essential
·Intermediate Excel experience
·Proven strong organizational skills.
·Ability to produce accurate work under tight timelines and work well under stress
·Able to provide examples of a proactive approach to problem solving,
·Ability to taking ownership or tasks
·Service oriented, to both external clients and employees
·Resourceful hard worker, taking pride in work
·Punctual, loyal and reliable
·Team player

Key Responsibilities:
·Monitor and track submission flow, maintaining the enquiry log on a real-time basis.
·Full file maintenance including tasks related to legal compliance with third party and reinsurance audits (file correspondence and documents, preparation and maintenance of presentations, records, spreadsheets and databases).
·Process bound deals, including issuing policies and invoices. Follow up on outstanding premiums and liaise with brokers and accounting department.
·Support the team with the pre-underwriting of specific accounts and worksheets
·Manage calls and contacts, both internally and externally.
·Participate in special projects as required.

REF : 5830

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