UW Assistant - Stafford

Discipline: Claims
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35000 to £35000
Contact name: Matthew Gowan
Contact email: matthew@weareedenbrook.com
Job ref: J3579
Published: about 1 month ago
Assistant Underwriter (Property & Casualty) Stafford £35k Working with a leading global specialist in the London and European markets, are seeking an Assistant Underwriter with a Property & Casualty focus to join the Underwriting team in the Stafford office. This individual will underwrite and develop the Property and Casualty account, underwriting business according to the specified business plan, while providing administrative and technical support. Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities: • Underwrite new and existing P&C products • Develop and maintain strong relationships with new and existing customers • Support the development of cross class business opportunities • Participate in the review and analysis of the portfolio to identify progress towards business plan • Positively promote the department, division, and company as a whole, in order to maximise brand leverage • Comply with all legal and regulatory requirements to ensure obligations are met • Adhere to underwriting standards, instructions and good practice to minimise risk and maximise efficiency • Keep abreast of market dynamics and demonstrate market cycle awareness to be able to operate effectively You will need to be able to display you have the following qualifications and experience: • Technical Property or Casualty experience • Desire to gain knowledge and skills in underwriting environment • Strong negotiation skills - Excellent interpersonal and communication skills • Organised approach with ability to work to deadlines • Exceptional service skills and proven track record of maintaining relationships • Market awareness and broker development acumen • An understanding of the value of transacting business efficiently • Experience of working on E-trade platforms advantageous