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Professional Indemnity Insurance Underwriter

Location: London

Reference: A67996_1717503969

Package: £50000 - £80000 per annum + pension plus extensive other benefits

Role:

Resolve Recruitment are delighted to be working with one of the UK's most successful Insurer's.

Due to significant growth, our client is looking to hire an experienced Professional Indemnity Insurance Underwriter.

This will be a hybrid working role with the possibility of fully remote working in the future. You will ideally need to be within a commutable distance from one of their offices in London, Yorkshire, West Midlands and Manchester, for occasional visits.

They are particularly interested in speaking with candidates who have a vested interest in enhancing their careers rather than just their salaries.

If you would like to join a company which places a huge emphasis on valuing both their clients and employees, then please apply.

Salary:

Up to £80k (depending on experience) plus extensive benefits and a great career path

Overview:
We are seeking a meticulous Underwriter to join our client's team in assessing and managing a portfolio of risks. Reporting into the Head of Financial Lines New Business & Renewals, you'll be responsible for underwriting business cases within Financial Lines - Professional & Management Risks.

You will be required to:

  • Underwrite new and renewal PI business and MTA's.
  • Assist the PI team with their day-to-day duties.
  • Develop and manage relationships with both new and existing insurance brokers.
  • Work closely with internal staff and team members

The following experience/skills are an essential requirement for this role:

  • A minimum of 3 years experience working in a PI Underwriting role
  • Have previous experience within Professional Indemnity and Information Technology underwriting and/or underwriting portfolios and binders
  • Maintain good working relationships with internal departments.
  • Being able to absorb information quickly is essential.
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills
  • Good product and technical knowledge within the UK PI insurance market
  • Be self-motivated with the drive and determination to learn and grow within an existing team.
  • Being a team player as well as be confident to work on your own initiative.
  • Provide and maintain a good level of underwriting, demonstrate a detailed knowledge of company guidelines and authority levels
  • Review broker generated quotes and encourage broker to place the business by highlighting our client's product benefits and negotiating terms
  • Maintain existing broker relationship through regular development meetings in conjunction with Sales and Business Development Managers
  • Handle workflow from enquiry receipt to outcome through the workflow platforms
  • Actively seek new business prospects utilising the CRM system accordance with the CRM Working Practices guide
  • Working with a specialist broker panel is preferred.
  • Good communication skills and past experience with dealing with clients by email and telephone.
  • Have previous experience with proactively managing own workflow

Join our client as an Underwriter and contribute to their team's success. Please apply TODAY!

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