Underwriter - Assistant
Insurance
Surrey
Excellent DOE

Assistant Underwriter

Ref: 3710| Posted: 6th Sep 2021

Underwriting Assistant – Guildford – excellent salary and benefits DOE

This is a great opportunity to join a friendly and well-established team as an Underwriting Assistant.

Providing a variety of support and assistance to the wider underwriting team, you are critical to the successful completion of all daily tasks.

As a keen team-player, you're used to working with various team members across all policy transactions in order to get the job done; it's that ambitious and customer centric attitude that we love.

You will be responsible for the administration of -

Balance new business, mid-term adjustment and renewal enquiries; use sound judgement and apply appropriate ratings to allow you to act accordingly.

Support Senior Team members with servicing and day to day admin tasks on key accounts including full documentation production, assisting with underwriting checks and maintaining service standards.

Ceasing and converting new business opportunities whilst maintaining renewal retention with your existing clients, and dealing with mid-term adjustments on your own book of business.

Where applicable, take case referrals from cover holders. Be mindful and work towards agreed service stand

Your Skills, Experience and Qualifications

Educated to GCSE standard or equivalent with a basic knowledge of underwriting principles and rating methods, along with the products that we offer

Able to recognise risk exposure, determine acceptance criteria and risk classifications

With strong interpersonal skills, communication and good level of numeracy; you have the ability to extract and piece together information using superb attention to detail.

Experience of underwriting experience in servicing accounts whilst using technical knowledge to handle claim queries ensuring a connected service is a priority.

Please apply to the by role submitting you’re most up to date CV. If your application is successful, we will be in touch within 2 working days of receiving your job application to discuss the opportunity in more detail.

Due to the overwhelming application response, should you not hear from us within 5 working days then please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.