The BTE Underwriter is focussed on the underwriting and reviewing of risk whilst also producing the appropriate policy wordings and appropriate terms of new and existing business agreements for the customer. Works with multiple stakeholders under limited supervision within established processes, procedures and authority limits.

Your tasks

  • Customer Service:
    responding promptly & efficiently to all customers using various communication methods/systems including answering technical queries.
  • Underwriting Processing:
    assessment of declarations, policy/scheme setups and scheme reviews in line with stipulated procedures & authority limits.
  • Work Flow Management:
    plan & prioritise own work to meet company service standards.
  • Compliance:
    carry out all tasks in line with stipulated processes, procedures & authority limits.
  • Communication:
    work effectively with all stakeholders (including brokers, CMCs & solicitors) to ensure risks are processed without undue delay.
  • Support:
    provide ongoing support to others but without line management responsibility. Take part in ad-hoc projects & assist with L&D Plans.
  • Product Knowledge:
    apply knowledge & understanding of product features, exclusions & conditions in a variety of situations.
  • Learning & Development:
    take responsibility for own learning needs & objectives. Work closely with colleagues to progress knowledge & skills base.
 
Current Vacancy

Your profile

Minimum Education & Experience
Essential Desirable
Graduate or equivalent &/or good level of education (min. 5 GCSE Grade C+) with 2+ years relevant experience. Good working knowledge of MS Office applications. Good numeracy & literacy skills. CII qualified or working towards
 

Career progression

Underwriters can, through normal ongoing development & training interventions, progress into a Senior Underwriting role. Alternatively their technical knowledge lends itself to a transition into Claims or Sales.

Your benefits

  • Pay
    Fair and competitive basic salary
  • Pension
    Generous pension scheme with additional "matching" option
  • Health
    Gym subsidy & Cycle2health scheme
  • Insurance
    Free legal protection and home emergency insurance as well as inclusion in the company's Group Income Protection policy and death in service benefit
  • Company Sick Pay Scheme
  • Holiday
    26 days holidays a year for full-time staff with an option to buy more and carry days over
 
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