Development Underwriter - Property & Casualty (UK)

Posted 26 June 2023
Salary £50000 - £60000 per annum
LocationCity of London
Discipline Underwriting & Broking
Contact NameBertie Hayward

Job description

New Vacancy - Development Underwriter (UK P&C)
City of London / Hybrid
Salary - £50,000 - £60,000

HFG are currently partnered with a leading London Market MGA who are looking to add a Development Underwriter to their growing team.

This role will have a focus on UK Property and Casualty and they are seeking someone who has been in the Underwriting space for 5+ years and has experience writing new business as well as renewals.

Key Responsibilities

  • 5+ years underwriting experience within commercial property/casualty
  • Manage and develop a book of new business and broker relationships, focusing on opportunities and trading.
  • Conducting on-site visits and performing underwriting surgeries with brokers.
  • Acting as the main point of contact for important broker partners.
  • Assessing and underwriting new business quotes for all products within our underwriting criteria, while also addressing any queries within the agreed service level agreements.
  • Regularly communicating with Business Development Managers to foster and nurture broker relationships.
  • Serving as a resource for underwriters in our team and assisting with referrals.
  • Collaborating closely with the underwriting team to ensure all work is completed within the agreed service level agreements and to uphold strong broker relationships through exceptional customer service.
  • Operating in accordance with our Underwriting License and utilizing the Underwriting Guide in conjunction with senior colleagues.
  • Taking initiative to enhance work processes and support corporate objectives within the scope of the role.