Senior Wordings Specialist

Posted 24 July 2023
Salary Negotiable
LocationCity of London
Discipline Claims
Contact NameBertie Hayward

Job description

New Vacancy - Senior Wordings Specialist
City of London | Hybrid
Lloyd's Insurer

HFG are currently recruiting for a reputable Lloyd's Insurer who are seeking a Senior Wordings Specialist to join their growing team.

My client is looking for someone with strong wordings experience, ideally within Property and Casualty on a Reinsurance basis. The role will entail looking at mainly English wordings and some German so the successful candidate should know some German, however not a requirement. They are also looking for someone who is a qualified Solicitor or Barrister too.

Key Responsibilities

  • Serve as a technical expert for wording issues within treaty and facultative reinsurance business within our international P&C division.
  • Evaluate proposed wordings for compliance with internal guidelines, clarity, accuracy, and completeness, making necessary amendments and providing explanations to underwriters, client managers, and claims handlers.
  • Create new clauses and wordings when necessary.
  • Assist in identifying new risks and adjusting wordings requirements accordingly.
  • Share expertise with internal and external clients through workshops, training sessions, and briefing notes.
  • Participate in developing market standard wordings through trade association involvement.
  • Contribute to peer review process.
  • Act as acting Head of Wordings in International P&C when necessary.