Assistant Underwriter

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    General Insurance

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Louise Jolly

  • Contact email:

    ljolly@mbfitzgerald.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH3132_1630586193

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-02

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Louise Jolly

Role: Assistant Underwriter - 12-month FTC

  • Leading non-life insurance company
  • Speciality offering marine, automobile, accident, liability, long-term non-life insurance, and private pension to personal customers and commercial clients in domestic and overseas markets.
  • Reporting in to the CUO
  • Excellent salary up to £40,000 and benefits including flexible working

Role description:

  • Purpose of the role is to develop new business and use your in-depth knowledge of risks and the insurance market to arrange suitable insurance policies for the clients and advise clients on making a claim and their risk management.

Experience / Qualifications required:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in insurance, business or related field preferred
  • Good knowledge of the insurance market (property insurance knowledge/experience preferred)
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills
  • Excellent organisational skills with ability to work to deadlines
  • Sales and negotiation skills
  • Business networking skills and presentation skills
  • Competent IT skills including MS Office (highly proficient in Excel desirable)