New Business Trading Underwriter

Cryer Baker Executive Search Ltc
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A new exciting opportunity has arisen working for a Birmingham based insurance company as commercial new business trading underwriter. This company has the strength and security of a consortium of leading insurers as well as bespoke risk management solutions.

They offer a different perspective on commercial insurance; designing their processes around the brokers needs, whilst at the same time delivering financial security and stability to policyholders.

As a new business trading underwriter, the main focus will be writing and converting profitable commercial risks presented to the team via your intermediary panel, you would also have responsibility for some of the larger renewals as and when required. It is essential that you have the right attitude/pro active approach, where you will be targeted on developing your own account within branch and therefore required to maximise all business opportunities presented to you. Although this role is an internal position, there will be the need to attend regular broker’s visits on a weekly basis discussing key renewals and ongoing new business enquiries submitted into branch.

To apply for this position, you will need to have been involved in a underwriting role previously and ideally have a minimum of 4 to 5 years plus commercial underwriting experience. It is essential you have a good understanding of property and liability products in the main. Cert CII is a minimum requirement and continuous study towards ACII would be an advantage.

Excellent basic, bonus, staff benefits and support with career development/exams.