Commercial Underwriter - Excellent opportunity!

Cameron James
06 May 2017
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Cameron James Professional Recruitment are recognised as an industry leading specialist Insurance Recruiter across the UK and renowned for offering first rate professional advice to all areas of the insurance arena.

A great new opportunity has arisen to work for a very well respected and successful company based in Leeds.

We are looking for a Commercial Underwriter to join the team and further contribute to the already hugely successful business. You’ll enter an extremely friendly atmosphere to which a good attitude and performance is rewarded and encouraged, as well as the opportunity to further progress your skills and ultimately your career.

In order to be successful you must have experience within commercial underwriting, have great knowledge of insurance principles and practices, the ability to effectively deal with legal and technical concepts and finally the ability to provide an exceptional service to both new and existing clients.

Your duties will include:

  • To effectively carry out tasks set by senior team members
  • To clear terms for quotes sent by Sales Executives with due reference to premium, terms and conditions and policy endorsements
  • To provide effective support to others in the team and to sales staff
  • To provide solutions to queries and technical assistance for other departments
  • To liaise with insurers and maintain relationships
  • To effectively decide which insurer’s product would be most suitable for client’s needs
  • To develop an understanding of insurance underwriting principles
  • To operate to a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail.

Those with or working towards exams with The CII, will have an advantage and you will be encouraged to continue your professional development.

Proven experience at this level is required for this role.