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Commercial Underwriter - Leeds City Centre

REF: TC00098

Salary: 25k-30k

Location: Yorkshire

JOB TYPE: Permanent
POSTED: 18 May 2018

APPLY BY PHONE: 01423 313909


This is an excellent opportunity to join a major insurance business in a commercial underwriting role conveniently based in Leeds City Centre, within walking distance of the bus and train stations. Our client is a very dynamic business so this role would suit those of you who prefer to work in a fast paced environment.

Ideally we would like applicants to have some commercial underwriting experience; at least a minimum of 1- 2 years. That could be general commercial underwriting or perhaps scheme oriented underwriting, ideally with an element of property and casualty.

Key Duties will include:

• To work under pressure to provide quality fast-paced underwriting solutions to commercial clients
• To effectively decide which insurer’s product would be most suitable for client’s needs.
• To clear terms for quotes sent by the executives within the the new business, renewals and existing business teams with due reference to premium, terms & conditions and policy endorsements.
• To provide solutions to queries and technical assistance for other departments.
• To liaise with insurers and maintain relationships.
• To develop an understanding of insurance underwriting principles.
• To operate to a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail.

You will be given the opportunity to study towards CII qualifications; this will be fully supported and fully funded.

An excellent basic salary will be provided along with a comprehensive and generous benefits package.

For further information or to have a confidential discussion regarding this role please call 01423 313909 or you can send your CV to

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