Engineering Underwriter, Manchester

Yes Agency
10 May 2017
09 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Working within the Engineering Division of a Manchester Insurer, this role is to:-

Provide Customer Service Support, and meet all business targets in relation to the servicing of all Broker and Client accounts and queries, in particular underwriting, renewal retention, new business acquisition, control of lapses/cancellations and credit control queries.

Duties and Responsibilities include:-

• Renewal Underwriting & Review

• Resolution of queries from Brokers, Clients, Development & Technical teams

• Drafting new policies and issuing new business instructions to Engineers

• Processing mid-term adjustments and amendments

• Control and investigation of lapsing/cancellations

• Provision of existing business quotations

• Resolution of Credit Control queries

• Training and developing less experienced staff Key Competencies

• Organising of own workload and areas of responsibility to achieve team targets

• Apply and maintain underwriting standards on cases within own underwriting authority.

• Refer cases outside own underwriting authority to senior authority holders. • Maximise business opportunities with all customers to drive continuous improvement.

• Actively participate in developing and improving processes and procedures within the Team and works co-operatively with Team Members/Team Leaders and other Teams.

• Workload and achievement of business and personal targets.

• Relationship building

• Liaising with Developers and Engineer Surveyors.

• Develop positive relationships and deliver exceptional customer service to all customers.

Knowledge and application of engineering underwriting and a full understanding of the role of the Financial Services Authority (FSA), the Association of British Insurers (ABI) and any subsequent and relevant regulatory body.

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