Trainee Underwriter

Posted 17 September by Optima Recruitment
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Trainee Underwriter

If you are looking for genuine career progression and a varied position that offers a fantastic platform on which to build a career this role is for you:-

Job Description:

  • Consider quotation requests, proposals and/or amendments to existing policies and calculate premiums
  • Responsible for own case work and trained to make effective decisions within own authority level
  • Receive training to effectively handle telephone enquiries
  • Work to operational deadlines
  • Respond to and take ownership of customer enquiries and allocated mail
  • Make a positive input into the team’s effectiveness
  • Suggesting ways in which work systems and processes can be altered and improved

Person Specification:

  • A good standard of education required including minimum of 5 GCSE passes or equivalent (grades A-C / 4 and above) including English Language and Mathematics
  • Some office experience and use of telephone in a professional context desireable
  • Ability to understand and use established systems and processes
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise own work and manage workloads
  • Attention to details and ability to accurately record information
  • Computer skills
  • Training and support for continued professional development will be provided

Additional Information:

  • £16,000 starting salary
  • Full, comprehensive training
  • Contributory Pension
  • 22 days holiday and annual pay reviews
  • Car Parking available
  • 9am - 5pm Monday - Friday
  • Full training provided with 6 monthly reviews / bonuses

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Optima Recruitment specialists in Permanent & Temporary Recruitment, including; Administration, Secretarial & PA, Accounts & Finance, Graduate Opportunities, Human Resources, Recruitment Consultancy, Sales & Marketing, Customer Service and Legal.

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