A growing Lloyd's Syndicate is currently seeking to employ an Underwriting Assistant to support a team of Underwriters. The role will involve supporting a specialist team of Underwriters with chasing monthly bordereaux, data processing, reporting and preparation of market documentation. This newly created position will suit a recent graduate or an individual who has gained solid Alevels who is keen to develop a career in the London Insurance Market. The position will offer the chance of long-term career development within a team of dedicated and knowledgeable underwriting professionals whilst being given the opportunity to study for the Insurance Industry qualification (ACII). This is an ideal opportunity for someone looking for fast track career development with an organisation that rewards hard work.
To provide administrative and technical support to the underwriting team.
To accurately record underwriting risk information and maintain all such records.
Validation of risk information - SCM and USM validation.
Maintain accurate records of underwriting data, utilising various internal and external software systems.
Reporting - Production of regular and ad hoc business reports.
Underwriting - Liaise with brokers, colleagues, and external organisations to resolve day-to-day queries.
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.
Ability to develop and maintain good relationships with both internal and external clients / brokers.
Strong organisational skills, with the ability to meet deadlines and handle multiple tasks self motivated.
Good analytical and mathematical skills
A high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
Experience in data entry and maintaining system records is advantageous.
Good time keeping and a willingness to respond to increased seasonal workloads.
Desire and willingness to commit to studying towards professional insurance qualifications (Chartered Insurance Institute qualifications) via an apprenticeship training program.