Underwriter - Assistant
up to £21,000 plus benefits

Insurance Underwriting Assistant

Ref: 3659| Posted: 3rd Aug 2021

Insurance Underwriting Assistant – Leatherhead – up to £21,000 plus benefits

Fantastic opportunity to step into a career within insurance, Insure Recruitment are currently working with a friendly and well-established team within an insurance company who are recruiting for an Underwriting Assistant to support the Motor Fleet division.

The successful candidate will be providing a variety of support and assistance to the wider underwriting team, and you will be critical to the successful completion of all daily tasks.

As a keen team-player, you're used to mucking in and getting the job done; it's that ambitious and customer centric attitude that they love.

The Role

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

Your eye for business will give you all the tools to make the right decisions.

Ceasing and converting new business opportunities whilst maintaining renewal retention with your existing clients, don't worry, they will help you to get to grips with this.

It won't be long until you're a policy expert able to provide a plethora of information to your clients; this is the foundation of our reputation.

You'll also help with the practical day to day admin tasks too.

Where applicable, take case referrals from cover holders. Be mindful and work towards agreed service standards and report complaints effectively.

Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

Educated to GCSE standard or equivalent with a basic knowledge of underwriting principles and rating methods.

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 is preferred but not essential.

Eligible to work in the UK.


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.


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