Commercial Underwriter, Chelmsford, £28k - £30k
An expanding Commercial operation is recruiting for Commercial Underwriters to underwrite commercial risks with a focus on property.
You'll be working within a professional environment where everything is focused towards providing customers and brokers with a first class service for Insurance solutions and expert advice.
The main responsibilities of the Commercial Underwriter role include:
Negotiate rates and underwrite new and existing business profitability.
Maintain and develop business relationships with stakeholders, including customers, brokers and business partners.
Provide underwriting support to the Underwriting team as required.
Produce timely and accurate documentation.
Encourage generation of profitable new business.
The successful applicant will have:
Experience of Commercial Underwriting - a property class bias would be particularly advantageous.
An ability to build relationships and to understand what is profitable business.
Commercial awareness, negotiation skills and good analytical skills.
Sound understanding of the insurance market across commercial lines insurance.