Commercial Underwriter


North West: Greater Manchester.


£25,000 - £30,000

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Job Profile

Experienced Commercial Underwriter sought to take responsibility for a group of accounts - maintaining the renewal book by preparing, negotiating and delivering renewal terms.

The role will involve:

Being responsible for key renewal review initiative and key account retention strategy and ensuring admin matters are dealt with.

Handling mid-term actions for allocation of accounts.

Managing the risk engineering review cycle - including sending, following up and resolving outstanding new risk improvements.

Preparing risk referral and seek approval from appropriate authority holder as necessary.

Preparing rationale, including final underwriting authority/approval for accounts as per guidelines.

Knowledge of all appropriate product lines, appetite and wordings.

Developing relationships with brokers and branches.Working closely with BDMs, Product Line and Claims in assessing risks and leading delivery of services.

Applicant Requirements

Candidates must have experience in a Commercial Insurance underwriting and can demonstrate application of technical underwriting knowledge.  The role requires knowledge of rating tools and pricing methodologies and policy forms and the ability to recognise and evaluate exposure to loss.  Looking for experience of working independently and as part of a team, the ability to utilise initiative and prioritise work and commensurate Underwriting Authority to position.


Richard Townsend
Tel: 0161 839 4199 Mon to Fri 8.30am - 5.30pm.

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