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New Business Underwriter

Job description

Are you a dynamic and skilled Property & Casualty New Business Underwriter eager to make your mark in the vibrant insurance industry? Look no further! Join an innovative team in Manchester, the epicenter of the insurance landscape, and take your career to new heights.

Position: Property & Casualty New Business Underwriter

Location: Manchester, UK (Flexible Working Options)

Why Choose Us?

  • Insurance Excellence: Be a part of a team that is committed to excellence in the insurance sector. Our organisation is at the forefront of innovation, offering a platform for you to showcase your underwriting expertise.
  • Insurance Expertise: With a deep-rooted understanding of the intricacies of the insurance market, we provide a platform for you to expand your knowledge and skills in a rapidly evolving industry.
  • Insurance Collaboration: Collaborate with seasoned professionals in the insurance field. Our team thrives on shared knowledge, experience, and a collective commitment to providing top-tier insurance solutions.
  • Insurance Flexibility: We understand that the insurance industry is dynamic, and so are your needs. Enjoy the flexibility to balance your work responsibilities with a fulfilling personal life.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Insurance Risk Assessment: Utilise your expertise to evaluate and underwrite new business submissions for Property and Casualty insurance, ensuring comprehensive risk assessment.
  • Insurance Relationship Building: Develop and maintain strong relationships with brokers and clients, ensuring a deep understanding of their insurance needs and providing tailored solutions.
  • Insurance Market Analysis: Stay at the forefront of insurance market trends. Provide valuable insights to contribute to the development of underwriting strategies that keep us ahead in the dynamic insurance landscape.
  • Insurance Collaboration: Collaborate with internal teams to ensure effective risk management and contribute to portfolio growth, fostering a culture of shared success within the insurance domain.
  • Insurance Compliance: Ensure strict compliance with underwriting guidelines and regulatory requirements, demonstrating a commitment to the highest standards of ethical insurance practices.


  • Insurance Education: Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, or a related field, complemented by a strong background in Property and Casualty insurance.
  • Insurance Expertise: Proven experience in Property and Casualty underwriting, showcasing your depth of knowledge in insurance risk assessment.
  • Insurance Communication: Strong interpersonal and communication skills, essential for building and maintaining successful insurance relationships.
  • Insurance Analytical Skills: Analytical mindset with attention to detail, ensuring precise and comprehensive insurance underwriting.
  • Insurance Adaptability: Ability to adapt to the fast-paced and dynamic environment inherent to the insurance industry.

For more information please apply to Ian at IDEX.

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