Senior Underwriter

  • Location: North West
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Discipline: Insurance
  • Posted: 26 April 2024

Senior Trading Underwriter - Tameside

We are excited to be working with a highly reputable MGA is in search of an experienced Senior Trading Underwriter to strengthen their Commercial Team. In this pivotal role, you'll be responsible for underwriting new business, facilitating modifications and renewals, and fostering relationships with brokers and insurers. Your expertise will be instrumental in achieving income objectives for New Business while ensuring strict adherence to industry regulations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Underwrite new business to achieve target loss ratios and contribute to income objectives.
  • Cultivate robust relationships with brokers through various communication channels.
  • Deploy effective trading methods to secure high conversion rates and successful lead-to-quote outcomes.
  • Ensure meticulous compliance with internal processes, procedures, and regulatory guidelines.
  • Efficiently manage workload, promptly addressing customer inquiries and requests.
  • Handle telephone calls and uphold service level agreements.
  • Address complaints in accordance with company protocols, ensuring equitable treatment of customers.
  • Stay abreast of technical, legal, and market developments through ongoing training initiatives.

Skills and Experience Required

  • Minimum of 5 years' Commercial Underwriting experience within a composite or MGA.
  • Proven ability to cultivate strong relationships and adeptly manage stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated track record of achieving high conversion rates through effective trading methods.
  • Strong analytical skills with proficiency in interpreting complex data.
  • Comprehensive understanding of insurance market dynamics, products, pricing, and profitability.
  • Exceptional communication skills across various platforms and with stakeholders at all levels.

Salary and Benefits

  • Competitive salary up to £50,000 based on experience.
  • Standard Hours Mon-Fri 9-5
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays.
  • Generous contributory pension scheme.
  • Death in service benefit
  • Comprehensive healthcare package
  • Hybrid working options
  • Opportunities for continued professional development

For a confidential chat please contact Lisa Emsley-Jones on 0113 2778844

Please Note: This role is NOT ELIBLE for sponsorship.

Mpeople Recruitment Ltd are an employment agency acting on behalf of our clients. Due to the high volume of applications, we receive, as much as we would like to, it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore, if we have not responded to your application within seven days, please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.


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