Insurance Underwriter

Posted 9 October by Assured Legal Recruitment

High Net Worth Development Underwriter - Maidenhead

A fantastic opportunity for a High Net Worth underwriter to develop and build their career at a world class insurer.

The successful candidate will receive first class training and development from an Insurer with a reputation for excellence. This role would be a great opportunity for someone who already possesses experience of HNW underwriting, but now wants to receive the portfolio of work, training and benefits that this market leading Insurer provides.

The Role

Based from the Maidenhead regional office, you will be responsible for finding, developing and growing new business opportunities within the region. This will be achieved by generating enquiries from the brokers and working quickly and efficiently to provide them with quotations.

You will also have the opportunity to receive cross class training so you will be expected to demonstrate a broad skill base and a desire to acquire new underwriting skills.

Key Responsibilities

You will be responsible for:

  • Consistent and profitable underwriting of HNW risks

  • Developing and maximising opportunities in the region through proactively prospecting

  • Regularly visiting brokers’ offices, building strong relationships with the individuals and delivering superb service to them

  • Identifying poorly performing brokers and implementing measures to improve their business

  • Building specific product knowledge to become a point of referral for a specific product line

  • Working in a compliant manner that ensures the region passes sales and underwriting audits

Person Specification

The successful candidate will have:

  • A proven track record in personal lines underwriting

  • Working knowledge of Private household insurance

  • Ideally started or be willing to progress towards CII qualification.

  • Demonstrable drive, self-motivation and determination to achieve results

  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills combined with a proven track record of broker development, relationship management and customer focus

  • Ability to think on your feet and make intelligent, innovative business decisions

  • Strong influencing and negotiation skills and proficiency in sales disciplines

Benefits

You will receive a competitive salary which will vary depending on your experience and you will receive the following additional benefits:

  • Company pension contribution

  • Life insurance

  • Personal accident insurance

  • Medical insurance schemes

  • ACII qualification sponsorship

  • Sports club membership

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Our client is a leading brand in the insurance market, recognised as setting the standards which others try to emulate. They consistently deliver strong growth and exceptional returns, recruiting only the very best and empowering them to deliver.

If you are interested in progressing your career within this environment, please apply now.

Required skills

  • General Insurance
  • Insurance
  • Underwriting
  • High Net Worth Insurance
  • Private Client

Reference: 33503012

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