Assistant Underwriter

Location
City of London
Salary
£20000.00 - £30000 per annum
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
07 Sep 2017
Ref
JO0000005517
Contact
MW Appointments
Sector
Underwriting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


About the Role:
The Assistant Underwriter (AU) will work within and support the medical malpractice underwriting function. The job will involve tasks to directly support the underwriting process for medical malpractice business including pre-quote, pre-bind, bind and post-bind transactions.

Essential job functions
  • Support underwriters with all activities related to account development.
  • Handle daily correspondence flows on med-mal programmes.
  • Build files and ensure file integrity, including accurate filing on appropriate systems.
  • Correspond with brokers; follow up on outstanding information.
  • Liaise with senior underwriters queries and referrals.
  • Liaise with Operations team on policy / premium queries.



Desired Skills and Experience
  • Previous underwriting experience is essential.
  • Proven attention to detail.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Must be proactive and able to work within a team environment.
  • Strong competence in MS Office applications.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • European language skills preferred, but not essential.


MW Appointments is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.