Underwriting Assistant

Job Description

Job Title:              Underwriting Assistant

Location:              London

Salary:                   Advised on application

Your next role:

To support the Underwriting team by processing new business, any adjustments and renewals as well as providing management information to Underwriters in a timely manner.

Your responsibilities:

Process new business, renewals and any adjustments using departmental systems and complying with agreed procedures.

Prepare and issue documentation complying with regulatory requirements.

Accurately record, monitor and follow up quote data.

Respond to queries from Underwriters and Brokers in a timely and professional manner to enhance the reputation of the business.

Discuss and prepare new business submissions for Underwriting as required.

Develop relationships with Brokers to ensure best possible service levels and successful outcomes.

Provide regular management information and statistics to the team.

Handle general administration duties.

Undertake any other responsibilities which may become necessary for the proper performance of the role.

Your skills & knowledge:

Good knowledge of relevant product class and the London Market an advantage.

Excellent interpersonal skills

Able to analyse and understand data in various formats

Good communication skills both written and verbal

Strong organisational, prioritisation and time management skills

High level of accuracy and attention to detail

Willingness to learn and proactively self-develop

Good computer skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Outlook

You’ll be good at:

Accurate Data and Management of Information

Communicating and Influencing Skills

Customer Focus

Decision Making

Information Seeking

Negotiation and Persuasion Skills

Planning and Organising

Relationship Building

Team Working