Underwriting Analyst

Posted 11 April by Investigo Easy Apply

Our client, a leading Insurance organisation based in the City, has a requirement for a full time Underwriting Analyst to join their London based team, in a permanent capacity.

This organisation is a specialist in commercial insurance and reinsurance on a global scale, this person will be sat within in the BI and Analytics team and will support with the writing of trade and commercial credit, contract frustration and political risk.


Key Responsibilities

  • Helping to risk modelling capabilities incorporating data sources
  • Help with bespoke reports and projects for clients and internal allowing a greater analytical capabilities
  • Adherence to all relevant regulatory requirements forms part of your role, and the demonstration of behaviours as set out in the Conduct Risk Policy, as they relate to your role
  • Ensure existing MI reports are correct, and further enhance our reporting capabilities, allowing quicker response time to brokers, clients, reinsurers and internal stakeholders
  • Helping to design and build bespoke MI reports/models that will enable analysis of the account and portfolio, allowing:
  • More targeted approach with core clients as part of Client Relationship Management Initiative
  • A more detailed portfolio overview which will allow a more refined risk management strategy and help to identify gaps (such as sectors and countries)
  • Reports showing the flow of enquiries, which will allow the team to analyse inefficiencies
  • Data visualisations to allow easy review of data


Skills and Experience

  • Extensive Insurance industry experience or broader FS
  • Excellent Underwriting knowledge
  • Science based graduate degree desirable
  • Meticulous attention to detail while being highly service focussed
  • Analytical approach to problem solving
  • Advanced SQL
  • R or Python experience would be valuable
  • Progress towards ACII desirable
  • Understanding of data management principles
  • Advanced Office skills especially Excel and PowerPivot (formulas, macros, vba, DAX)

Reference: 34599576

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