SME Commercial Underwriter – Billericay
Job Type : Permanent, Full Time
Salary : £40000/annum
We are looking for an SME Commercial Underwriter to join this professional team. Your role will focus on underwriting and servicing existing accounts generated by the brokers who deal with us. You will use your sound knowledge and judgement to evaluate new & existing risks within a delegated authority environment.
The team are searching for a real team player who will share knowledge, take accountability and deliver their share of the workload. If you thrive in a busy, friendly & positive environment and have the skills to achieve, this role could be right for you.
· You can handle new business, renewal, rating and adjustment enquiries and also cover requests, referring to in house senior underwriters or to risk carriers if required.
· Your skill will include selecting the right risks & generating strong relationships with our brokers . You'll seek further to expand these relationships to generate more business from these brokers
· It's a varied role which will have you handling accounts queries, liaising with brokers, compiling statistics and checking policy documents prior to issue – you'll need a keen eye for detail.
· Offering a genuinely responsive service to our brokers across our distribution channels & be able to work at speed when work flow dictates.
· Stay in sync with underwriting authority & quickly learn & apply the companies risk attitude & underwriting culture.
Required Education, Skills and Qualifications
· Knowledge, understanding of & underwriting experience in, our core product offerings (Commercial Combined, Property Owners, Liability, Commercial Packages). You'll be able to utilise your technical knowledge to handle claim queries if required