Underwriter
Insurance
Leatherhead
up to £25Kpa + excellent benefits

Underwriting Support- Trainee

Ref: 4082| Posted: 25th Jan 2024

We are working with a leading Underwriting Agency looking for a superstar Trainee Underwriter Support. In this role, you will provide assistance and support to the Underwriting Team by handling various administrative tasks. The role involves issuing policy documents, data entry, filing, and secretarial duties.

If you are looking to launch and develop your career in Insurance Underwriting then this could be an exceptional opportunity for you! You will be fully office-based in their Leatherhead offices.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the underwriting team with general administrative duties, including issuing policy documents, data entry, and filing or scanning of documents.
  • Support secretarial duties such as answering phone calls and copy-typing.
  • Create and update management reports.
  • Take minutes during meetings held by members of the Underwriting Department.
  • Set up conference or meeting rooms as needed.
  • Liaise with insurers, brokers, and network partners as directed.
  • Ensure that customer service standards align with the company's mission statement, regulatory rules, and guidelines.
  • Complete any additional tasks or duties as requested by the Underwriting Support Team leader.

Experience:

  • GCSE passes in English and Mathematics.
  • Previous experience working within an Office Administration Team.
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, and Microsoft Outlook.
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills.
  • Previous experience in the financial or insurance industry.
  • Strong organisational and planning skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with individuals at all levels.
  • Strong written communication skills, with the ability to deliver information clearly, concisely, and informatively.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment.
  • Attention to detail and ability to multitask.
  • Demonstrates a good level of initiative.

Additional Information: In addition to a competitive salary, we offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive holiday allowance with the option to buy additional days annually.
  • Death in Service benefit of four times the salary.
  • Company pension scheme.
  • Generous maternity and paternity leave packages.
  • Flexible benefits package allowing you to customise your overall package.
  • Benefits portal offering discounts on various products and services.
  • Referral schemes.
  • Discounted rates on products.
  • Comprehensive employee benefits and welfare package, including financial management support, cycle-to-work scheme, counselling support, health screening, and more.
  • Volunteering day to support the local community.
  • Range of discounts, including attractions, activities, hairdressers, beauticians, climate change projects, and more.
  • Learning and development opportunities, including professional study options and apprenticeships.
  • Involvement in the company's Community Trust and fundraising initiatives.

At Insure Recruitment, we are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace. If you are enthusiastic about this role but do not meet every qualification or criteria mentioned, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may possess qualities that align with our requirements and be an ideal fit for this or other positions.

Please apply to the role by 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.