Senior D&O Underwriter

United Kingdom
06 Jan 2018
13 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
£90,000 – £120,000 London Senior D&O Underwriter My client, a well-known Lloyd’s Syndicate, are looking for an experienced Financial Lines (D&O) Underwriter to join their growing team. Ideally, they are looking for someone with 5-10 years experience. Role responsibilities: Underwriting of risks within own underwriting authority and taking referrals from underwriters, providing necessary training and support to junior underwriters and UA’s. Responsible for underwriting performance, monitoring of and reporting on underwriting performance. Dealing with brokers face to face, via telephone & correspondence within required service levels. Dealing with underwriting administration, e.g. production of policy documents accounts queries. Broker development, actively meeting with brokers to develop business. Attend any necessary marketing meetings; actively stay informed on developments within the marketplace. To work with Underwriting Directors in the development of underwriting strategy. Undertake any other activity required by the Company. Experience: Extensive experience of working within a similar role High level of technical Financial Lines underwriting knowledge Min 3 A levels at grade C or above (or equivalent) Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) to underpin broker development and relationship building. IT literate Strong negotiation skills Excellent organisation skills