Commercial Underwriter

Independent Appointments (UK) Ltd
28 Apr 2017
28 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Commercial Underwriter to join this major insurance provider based in Leeds. You will join a specific team in a niche area to provide quotations in respect of new business and fully service existing accounts. Undertaking renewal reviews, applying terms as necessary. To provide internal support to external development underwriters, you will be expected to build relationships with brokers and intermediaries to assist in the retention and expansion of the account. This is an excellent opportunity for a candidate with some basic commercial insurance experience looking to progress.

Candidates must have demonstrable underwriting and technical experience of relevant commercial classes of business and insurance experience, gained in general insurance. You will have effective negotiation, persuasion and influencing skills, along with experience of establishing and maintaining effective working relationships. You will have a good knowledge of the market and compliance procedures/regulations. You will have a good overall standard of education and be preferably making progress with professional qualifications.