Development Underwriter - Commercial

Discipline: Underwriting
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35000 to £40000
Contact name: Jamie Hudson
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Job ref: J3473
Published: 9 days ago
As a Development Underwriter you will have a focus on underwriting existing business for Commercial policies, playing a senior role within the team from a technical perspective and mentoring more junior colleagues. The role will offer a great platform to allow you to progress your career within the business and open pathways for you. - Working towards set targets each month including profitability, conversion and productivity - Dealing with larger and more complex technical referrals and risks - Providing mentoring and coaching to less experienced underwriters - Monitoring the overall performance of the book and ensuring remedial action is taken to correct any performance issues - Writing a minimum amount of GWP of business each year, as agreed with the line manager Must Have: - The ability to demonstrate effective negotiation with all levels and types of broker, and experience of having dealt with non-standard risks effectively - Demonstrable drive and energy to move self and business forward - ACII qualification or close to completion - Strong market and competitor knowledge