Professional Indemnity Development Underwriter

Independent Appointments (UK) Ltd
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Experienced PI Development Underwriter sought - the role will involve underwriting and negotiating with brokers to win and retain profitable business. Working as part of the team to meet a range of KPIs delivering underwriting decisions, applying sales and customer management techniques, working on innovative customer solutions and ensuring compliance with external and internal policy.

Trading and negotiating on allocated cases to deliver the best result for the business and customers.
Making underwriting decisions within designated authority level to secure profitable business.
Providing technical support and advice to colleagues to deliver market-leading products, secure profitable business and develop the underwriting function.
Detailed market mapping and management of own pipeline to help support and drive cross sell.
Contributing to technical audits and peer review processes.
Contributing to the production of new policy wordings or reviews of existing policy wordings.
Leading or playing a major role in the production of new customer solutions or reviews of existing solutions to ensure they are current, accurate and market leading.

Candidates must have experience in underwriting Professional & Financial Risks business, ideally Professional Indemnity and if not, wider Financial Risks (D&O, Crime). Also looking for experience of working within a New Business team ideally within an underwriting environment, although quality broking candidates will be considered. Demonstration of high levels of self drive and motivation and the ability to work to targets is also required.