Underwriter


  • £33000 - £41000 per annum
  • Cirencester
  • Posted: 20/04/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 387006164

Job Details

Underwriter – Up to £41K + Benefits
 
About my Client
A forward-thinking insurance company who have undergone a period of growth over the last few years and have proved their resilience during these challenging times. They have a great team, provide a fantastic working environment and offer some excellent benefits!

The Role
The main purpose of this role will be to manage a case load of applications and make appropriate decisions on the terms to be offered in a timely manner. You will also have the opportunity to be actively involved in the roll out of a new bespoke underwriting system and make improvements where necessary.
 
Key Responsibilities
·        Managing a case load of applications and/or amendments to applications and making decisions on the terms to be offered as appropriate, and in consideration of risk factors, in a professional and timely manner
·        Managing a case load of Change of Occupation notifications, Reviewable Exclusions and Claims Referrals
·        Making decisions with regard to cases which need to be referred to the Senior Underwriter, Chief Underwriter & Head of Business Processing or Chief Medical Officer and progressing as necessary to ensure a resolution 
·        Carry out analysis and produce reports based on data produced by the URE and SSG system as directed by the DU and CU
·        Under the supervision of the DU undertake research of current underwriting & competitor practise and discuss with CU, CMO and other stakeholders to improve outcomes & mitigate exposure to excessive risks
 
Ideal Candidate
·         ACII Qualified / Relevant Underwriting Qualification preferred
·         Strong analysis and reporting skills
·         Proven experience of working within a Financial Services environment
·         Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work within a team


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