High Net Worth Underwriter

Lawes Consulting Group
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title - High Net Worth Underwriter
Location - Bristol
Job Type - Permanent
Salary - £25,000 - £35,000
Industry - Insurance (Claims, Commercial, Broker, Brokerage)

One of the UK's leading general insurance and financial services companies, have been meeting our customers' needs for over 100 years.


Analyse and evaluate risk and propose and negotiate policy terms, including appropriate limitations and endorsements
Review and check insurance quote submissions, referrals and amendments, liaising with Agents to establish material facts to ensure new business and policy changes meet the companies Underwriting criteria
Process and refer policy cancellations, investigating and evaluating disclosures and non-disclosure of material facts in liaison with Agencies
Build and maintain relationships with Claims, Senior Technicians and Agents to ensure the effective delivery of objectives and first class customer service
Identify, resolve and escalate complaints and breaches in accordance with policies, procedures and regulatory requirements
Audit cases in line with audit procedure and regulatory requirements to identify training needs or other remedial actions
Deliver short term / one-off projects and activities as required by and to the standards and outcomes agreed with Line Manager
Coach, train and guide colleagues on more complex risks, technical and customer service areas to improve their knowledge and support effective decision making
Deliver technical support and assistance to Agents, accompanying them on client visits to improve understanding of and establish risks and enhance the companies reputation
Deputise for Team Leader and Senior Technician as required to ensure continuity of service


A demonstrable track record of underwriting in the high net worth household sector. This will be further enhanced by a comprehensive understanding of the marketplace
Demonstrable self motivation with drive and energy to advance the business and your own career
First class oral and written communication skills
An eye for the detail and able to work quickly and accurately
Confident in communicating with internal and external customers
Excellent telephone manner and strong inter-personal skills in order to build strong working relationships with our agency network, regional service centres and customers
Dedication and commitment that is demonstrated in the ability / desire to take on additional responsibilities in a demanding area of the business

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