Junior Underwriter

Recruiter
Undisclosed Company
Location
North Yorkshire, Harrogate
Salary
£25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
11 Jan 2017
Closes
08 Feb 2017
Ref
YK0938
Contact
Manpower UK
Sector
Insurance
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
My client, a leading specialist insurer, are currently on the look out for a skilled underwriter to join their growing business in newly refurbished offices based in Harrogate.

The overall purpose of this position is to support the acquisition and retention of profitable business and maintain my clients underwriting standards in line with the Business Plan. This will come from implementing all necessary processing and underwriting of Insurance within the agreed authority provided by Insurers. This includes the following: -
Provision of new business quotations, underwriting and policy issue
Renewal review and underwriting
Working with business development team to support business growth
Processing policy amendments
Resolution of queries from customers including other company members

TECHNICAL SKILLS REQUIRED:
* High, demonstrable level of class Underwriting Technical and Product knowledge including wordings
* Skilled application of such knowledge
* Understanding of our binder parameters, reinsurance restrictions, underwriting guide, standards and procedures
* A working knowledge of the law as it relates to insurance
* Understanding of the FSA compliance requirements

For your hard work my client are offering a fantastic salary package, favourable working hours (Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm - with 1 hour for lunch), free on site parking, 27 days holiday + bank holidays and many more fantastic benefits.

If this positions sounds like the perfect advancement in your career don't hesitate in applying today!




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