Senior Commercial Underwriter

Lawes Insurance Recruitment
£30000 - £45000 per annum
29 Nov 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Senior Commercial Underwriter
Location: Manchester
Package: £35,000 - £50,000 + package
Industry: Insurance
Job Type: Permanent
A major UK Insurer is looking to recruit a Senior Commercial Underwriter in Manchester, responsible for account level underwriting decisions whist contributing to excellence across technical and trading.

The Company

·This major UK insurer is an instantly recognisable name in the industry, known as a market leader with an impeccable reputation for professionalism and service.
·The Manchester branch houses an established commercial team, producing strong results and targeting further growth.
·The business has a strong focus on personal development, rewarding ambitious individuals with serious career opportunities.

The Role

·You will join an expanding commercial underwriting function in a senior capacity, contributing to excellence by coaching, training and developing your peers, as well as acting as sign off/referral point and trading with selected brokers at account/portfolio level.
·You will work closely with the branch management on all aspects of underwriting results, including account reviews as well as assessment of underwriting standards and licensing within the team.
·The role is key to ongoing regional growth and profitability.


·You will be a strong commercial underwriting expert, with strong knowledge across multiple lines of business and a savvy, commercial awareness.
·You will have strong interpersonal skills, required for developing your peers and the regular interaction with brokers this roles brings.
·Overall, you will be an ambiti