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Underwriting Manager

  • Salary: Up to £80000 per annum + Bonus
  • Location: Warwickshire
  • Sector: Underwriting
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted:
    31 Jul 2020
  • Job reference: 34448

A well respected Insurer with an enviable reputation within the UK general insurance market are looking for an experienced Personal Lines Underwriting Manager.

Underwriting has a key role in ensuring this businesses strategy is successfully delivered.

They aim to underwrite products at the right price and provide customers with solutions tailored to their needs with a price that is fair and consistent.

What you'll love about this company…

As cliche as it may sound, it's a great place to work. They have an extremely positive culture and they tailor development to what's important to you.

Some flexible home working

25% annual bonus

Free on site parking

The health and well being of their staff is key, so you will receive free gym membership and other health perks.

They offer a fantastic pension with the minimal of personal contributions.

Industry leading holiday package as standard + bank holidays - with options to buy, sell, or bank up to 5 days each year.


More support, more career development, more rewards, more job satisfaction.

The role

As well as 'business as usual', this role will also play a significant part in a major strategic programme, so it is a great opportunity where you can have great exposure to the business and really make a difference.

You will be responsible for the development and implementation of the personal lines underwriting strategy, policies, procedures and controls, ensuring they have the technical capability to drive and support business plans.

You will ensure effective management of the Personal Lines insurance risks and that regulatory responsibilities are consistently met.

Additionally, you will contribute to the management of an appropriate authority's framework and an industry leading development programme as part of our underwriting excellence strategy, whilst leading and coaching a team of technical Underwriters.

With your expert knowledge, you will have significant involvement in the company's long-term major strategic project of implementing a new IT legacy system, making sure all underwriting requirements are met.

What they need from you

You will need to have solid technical underwriting capability within personal lines insurance (both motor and home) possessing exceptional leadership and people skills and will boast a track-record of guiding both people and strategy to success.

You will have previously had involvement within change programmes, such as system developments and will ideally have online experience.

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