Junior Graduate Commercial Underwriter, Birmingham

Yes Agency
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our cleint an international specialist insurer is seeking candidate with a good academic education, preferably to degree standard who are seeking a challenging and collaborative environment. This insurer consistently delivers strong growth and exceptional returns, recruiting only the very best and empowering them to deliver.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 6 to 12 months commercial insurance experience, a degree and will have started their CII exams

Key responsibilities (following training will include) dealing with:

New business and mid-term underwriting .

Respond to open market new business and mid-term submissions by issuing new quotations in line with the underwriting system rules.

Interpret information provided by brokers to ensure we underwrite accurately across the portfolio, including completing and chasing for missing underwriting information and educating brokers to improve the standard of their submissions.

Respond to enquiries on the quotes you have underwritten, manage new business and mid- term orders.

Precise entry of underwriting information to drive accurate analysis of the underwriting portfolio.

Ensure technical and complex referrals are sent to the Portfolio and Development Underwriting teams within the expected timeframe.

Follow the portfolio underwriting segmentation strategy, ensuring underwriters receive the appropriate risks for their role Superb service. . Maintain a high level of service ensuring a positive reflection of the Hiscox brand.

Consistently display a knowledge of the sales approach by broker and sector, demonstrate hunger to secure the business

For more information on this role, please contact The Yes Agency. The Yes Agency is a registered insurance recruitment agency based in Manchester. Please note due to the amount of applications we receive, if you do not hear back from us within two weeks, then unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful. For similar roles within insurance, please check out our website at www.theyesagency.co.uk