Junior Underwriter Property

Reviewing allocated cases and delivering underwriting decisions within agreed timeframes, in order to secure profitable business within authority level and risk appetite;Contributing to the creation of segment and local business development plans which , identify existing and regular flow of new...

Description

  • Reviewing allocated cases and delivering underwriting decisions within agreed timeframes, in order to secure profitable business within authority level and risk appetite;
  • Contributing to the creation of segment and local business development plans which , identify existing and regular flow of new business opportunities;
  • Establishing an effective relationship with Underwriting and Commercial colleagues and other stakeholders;
  • Accessing and applying all appropriate sources of information and insight in order to best satisfy the needs of selected brokers and clients;
  • Clearly articulating proposition and risk appetite;
  • Maximising profitable business growth through:
  • Reviewing allocated existing business and/or seeking out and following up on new business cases;
  • Effectively negotiating and delivering underwriting decisions;
  • Promptly identify and escalating those non-standard, large and/or complex cases to more qualified colleagues and work with them to deliver an outstanding service to the broker/client;
  • Developing a trusted, deep and long term relationship with selected brokers to generate, progress and close new, up selling and cross selling business opportunities;
  • Managing and working with others to take responsibility for effectively and promptly resolving broker and/or client complaints;
  • Following up on timely policy issuing by liaising with the relevant internal departments;
  • Progress through license levels in accordance with development plan;
  • Capturing and recording of data in timely and accurate fashion;
  • Providing guidance and coaching to less qualified/experienced colleagues where appropriate.

Your profile

  • You have a degree in Insurance or Finance or equivalent;
  • You have 1 to 5 years’ experience in an administrative position in the insurance sector (preferably related to Property) or as a Junior Underwriter in the same field;
  • You have started to build an internal and external network of contacts;
  • You have an analytic mind, with the ability to build effective relationships;
  • You have strong commercial skills;
  • You have an interest in working in an international company (occasional travel is part of the role);
  • Fluent in English and as well as in French or Dutch.

Offer

Our client offers you a fixed contract with the possibility of vertical and horizontal growth. You will receive a negotiable and competitive salary with attractive fringe benefits, flexibility for a good work-life balance and home working.

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