Underwriting Technician

Brightside Group Plc
£20,000 - £25,000
04 Dec 2017
09 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Our One Insurance Solution office is located in our fantastic new offices located in Chandlers Ford, Eastleigh and is home to our Commercial and Motor insurance teams; providing cover for a wide portfolio of products such as (but not limited to) public liability, professional indemnity, commercial combined, property and motor.

Underwriting Technician

You will provide best practice underwriting advice and support to internal customers whilst achieving business service level agreements. Demonstrating legal and regulatory competence through all activities.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide exceptional internal and external customer service, through written and oral methods
  • Responsibility for managing re-engineering book transfers
  • Help identify gaps in Insurer Panel and capacity
  • Help drive ?Best of Breed? within our Binder Portfolio
  • Responsibility for effectively handling all internal underwriting referrals
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of our products ensuring customers are given accurate underwriting decision at the earliest opportunity
  • Assist with Insurer Audits as required


  • At least 3 years? experience in general insurance and commercial underwriting
  • A high level of commercial and product awareness to aid the growth of the business and ensure continued relevance of our products to clients/customers.

Education, Knowledge & Skills


  • Considerable and broad knowledge of general insurance
  • Delegated authority experience preferred
  • Regulatory knowledge, FCA & TCF
  • CII qualification preferred
  • Confident communicator who is able to form and develop relationships with insurers and internally across all level of stakeholder


  • Health Cash Plan from Healthshield.
  • Take your Birthday off! Here at brightside we give you your birthday off to celebrate in style.
  • 22 days holiday, rising by one each year, up to 27 days in total - plus bank holidays
  • A staff referral scheme giving you the opportunity to earn up to £500 for recommending a friend.
  • A salary sacrifice pension scheme.
  • We reward our long serving employees through extra holiday and one off cash rewards.
  • We could save you up to £900 on your Childcare costs through our Kiddivouchers scheme.
  • A variety of Staff Discounts covering: Gym memberships, Restaurants, Beauty salons, Spas, Car garages, Golf memberships, Wedding accessories and much much more!!


Our brand new spacious brokerage is located at Gateway House in Chandlers Ford, Eastleigh.

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959601856