Published
    August 15, 2023
    Location
    Colchester, United Kingdom
    Category
    Job Type
    Salary:
    Up To £40,000
    Job Reference Number:
    BH1733

    Description

    Our client is a highly successful Underwriting Agency working closely with insurance brokers throughout the UK. They pride themselves on providing an exceptional service and have a supportive culture for employees.

    Due to continued growth, we are seeking an Underwriter to join the team based in their Essex office. This role is office based but may require travel to regional sites, working full time and attracting a salary of up to £40,000, dependent on experience. As well as flexible working you will benefit from being mentored by industry specialists.

    Main duties include;

    • Attending some visits to brokers
    • Preparing renewals, issuing and processing documentation, handling midterm adjustments and filtering new enquiries
    • Assisting with servicing accounts for both new and renewal business in accordance with the Regional Commercial Underwriter
    • Fostering positive working relationships with Brokers and Clients and providing a professional and prompt service
    • Remaining compliant and escalating issues as appropriate
    • Undertaking any other related duties as may be reasonably required

    The successful candidate must have;

    • Experience in handling commercial policies is essential, specifically Property and Liability, ideally in all or some of the products mentioned above
    • Experience in dealing with Commercial brokers/ Insurers
    • Experience working in a small team in SME organisations
    • Ability to work in as a team and on own initiative
    • Excellent organisation skills
    • Excellent communication skills
    • A ‘can do’ attitude
    • Effective time management
    • Passionate about understanding the profession and developing their learning
    • Passionate about making a difference

    This is an exceptional opportunity to further your underwriting experience in a fantastic business.

    Elite Staffing Solutions are acting as an Employment Agency on this vacancy.

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