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Regional Underwriter

  • Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Sector: Underwriting
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted:
    25 Feb 2020
  • Job reference: 32389

A well respect insurance company based in Birmingham are looking for and experienced Underwriter to join them and support the regional underwriting function. Responsible to establish and develop relationships with existing and new Brokers to underwrite business on behalf of the company in order to maximise sales and achieve profitable growth.

Main Tasks

  • Build and maintain relationships with Brokers in order to maximise new business opportunities
  • Provide training and support specifically designed to meet individual Broker's requirements
  • Identify all suitable risks and provide local underwriting resource and expertise within agreed authority
  • Liaise with local RUM to facilitate the underwriting of business outside of own agreed authority
  • Develop acceptable types of new business with agreed targets
  • Actively identify and pursue cross-selling, up-selling and similar opportunities
  • Monitor service delivery to designated Brokers
  • Achievement of gross written premium (GWP) Vs budget
  • Achievement of loss ratio objectives
  • New business GWP Vs budget
  • Retained GWP Vs budget
  • Achievement of business mix objectives (at account level)
  • Achievement of customer service standards
  • Levels of complaints received and resolution of complaints
  • Effective technical liaison with technical management team
  • Achievement of key ratios
  • Underwriting guide, procedures and authorities complied with
  • Binder complied with
  • Effective technical liaison with technical management team
  • Work closely with Underwriting Technicians to ensure policy documents are issued within service standard
  • Contract certain at all times within service standards

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