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Underwriting Assistant - FTC

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An exciting opportunity for an Underwriting Assistant to join a reputable Underwriting team in London. This role will be a 12 month fixed term contract to start in March.

The role

Department overview
The Marine Division is based in London but has some limited representation in other key business locations. We accept risks in the areas of Hull, Cargo, War, Specie, Liability and Terrorism on a world-wide basis. We are leaders in a number of our chosen areas and require a commitment to technical expertise and accuracy to maintain this leadership role.

Key accountabilities

Duties and accountabilities
* Provide and maintain a good standard of technical underwriting support for Terrorism underwriters
* Help develop strong working relationships with supporting London and overseas brokers through presentations and other similar marketing tools
* Control of documentation pre and post underwriting, including all applicable rating tools and/or other systems as required
* Timely transfer of slips/endorsements and completed front sheets as appropriate
* Data quality review including premium monitoring and chasing and investigation of written v signed variances post escalation from the Underwriting Support Team
* Broker liaison as required
* Arranging team monthly risk renewal meetings, including preparation of relevant papers

Skills & experience

Skills, knowledge and experience
The successful candidate will:
* Be educated to a minimum of A-level standard, or equivalent, and must have GCSE Maths and English, or equivalent, at Grade C or above
* Have passed or be prepared to complete the Lloyd's Introductory Test or Award in London Market Insurance shortly after employment. Completion of the CII Advanced Diploma in Insurance is encouraged
* Have excellent MS Office knowledge, or be willing to undertake the necessary training
* Be interested in and be prepared to develop knowledge and understanding of world affairs

Underwriting Assistant - FTC

London, UK
Full time
Underwriting Assistant, Underwriting
Lloyd's of London Market

Published on 01/11/2022

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