Underwriting Assistant

Location
London
Salary
£0 - £30000 per annum
Posted
15 May 2019
Closes
14 Jun 2019
Ref
J24671
Contact
Jamie France
Sector
Commercial
Contract Type
Permanent
Overview

This is an ideal opportunity for candidates in the early stages of their underwriting career to join a highly experienced and respected Professional Risks team who consistently produce profitable results.

Training will be provided and study towards professional qualifications is supported.

Job Purpose:

The role is to provide full administrative support to the Underwriting Team. 


General Activities & Key Tasks:

In supporting the underwriting team's efforts in maintaining a successful and profitable account you will be involved in the following tasks:
  • Full administration of FastTrack renewals including liaising with brokers to secure instructions and final processing of the business.
  • Dealing with a variety of Mid Term Adjustments Including Change of addresses, change of names and increased indemnity limits.
  • Production of a variety of reports for management.
  • Providing day-to-day support of the underwriting team in dealing with incoming telephone queries and where necessary ensuring that matters are referred to the appropriate underwriter.
  • Dealing with and resolving a variety of accounting queries including direct debit queries.
  • Processing of new business orders on behalf of underwriters.
  • General administration of the renewal process including chasing up of outstanding renewals.
  • Attending underwriting meetings and taking of minutes as required.
  • Undertake any other ad hoc activities/project work required.
This role is not based in Lloyd's or the London Market but has a focus on growth in the regions.

Skill and Experience
  • Experience of working within a similar role (typically 1-2 yrs experience)
  • PI underwriting knowledge is desirable but not essential (commercial SME background acceptable)
  • Min 3 A levels at Grade C or above (or equivalent)
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) to underpin broker development and relationship building.
  • IT literate
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Working towards insurance qualifications is desirable but not essential
 

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