Underwriting Team Leader

Recruiter
Cathedral Appointments Ltd
Location
Exeter
Posted
12 Jan 2019
Closes
31 Jan 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Introduction
As Underwriting Team Leader you will be responsible for fully managing an underwriting team, including recruitment, induction and training and ensuring that all processes and guidelines are adhered to company standards. This is a varied role and requires an experienced individual who can manage the team as well as the daily demands of the underwriting department.
Responsibilities:
* Effectively manage and supervise people to deliver excellent results against KPI targets and plans.
* Manage underwriter performance through auditing, work flow management and work allocation
* Managing projects as and when required, to include product development, system enhancements and system testing.
* Keeping department Standards document up to date and in line with current market practice
* The accurate underwriting, including substandard cases and financial underwriting, and approval of all new business and increase applications in accordance with underwriting guidelines and rating considerations relating to the company’s products within an agree authority level
* Dealing with technical underwriting queries from all sources including internal customer.
Requirements:
* Life and Disability underwriting examination
* Must have the right to work in the UK
* Ability to think strategically
* Sound persuading and influencing skills
* Effective communication skills, both oral and written
* Good relationship builder with excellent team working and coaching skills
* Excellent customer service.
Summary
This is an opportunity for an experienced underwriter to influence and manage a team to achieve company objectives. If you have a proven background within this field or are looking for the next step in your underwriting career, then we want to hear from you.
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