An exciting opportunity has arisen for an individual to join our client's Underwriting team as a Personal Injury/Clinical negligence Underwriter.
The right candidate will mainly be focused on managing delegated authority schemes, underwriting new risks, and developing new businesses. You will be required to master and implement underwriting guidelines and to demonstrate a detailed understanding of risk exposure and appetite.
Our client is a market-leading national firm of underwriters, specialising in legal expenses insurance (LEI). They work in partnership with leading UK law firms, providing innovative solutions to ensure they are enabled to provide the highest quality access to justice.
It is essential that you have gained over 5 years experience working either as a paralegal or as a Personal Injury/Clinical Negligence Insurance Claims handler and now seeking an opportunity to develop your career into Underwriting.
To succeed within the role, you will be highly motivated and professional with sound ethical standards and behaviour. Customer service should be second nature to you. Initiative and responsibility are strongly encouraged so a proactive attitude is essential.
In return, our client is offering a highly competitive salary and benefits package (on completion of the probationary period) including generous holiday allocation, pension contribution and private medical insurance.
Hybrid working flexibility (Monday/Friday working from home, Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday in the office) after the initial training and induction period and a free parking space will be provided to you within a 15-minute walk from their beautiful offices based in central Guildford.
Hours of work Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm.
Please apply to the role by submitting your 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.