Underwriting Team Leader (HNW)
An insurance company is seeking an Underwriting Team Leader to look after a team of Specialist HNW Underwriters in Birmingham.
This is a business that prides themselves on an uplifting culture and puts their values at the centre of everything they do. They motivate, encourage and fulfil their staff and offer an excellent work/life balance.
The role will be based around actively contributing and assisting the HNW team to achieve GWP targets and develop and maintain excellend Broker relationship to ensure profitable growth on accounts. You will be assisting the Team Manager in all operational aspects of this Midlands based team ensuring they are achieving quotation and telephon SLA's.
You will have an awareness of and have assisted in delivering against budgeted GWP, you will proivide quotations, transact new business and issue documentation. You will understand the impact of claims and risk management on the performance of a risk and be able to demonstrate an ability to underwrite taking these factors into account therefore it is essential that you have technical knowledge of mid and high net worth technical ability.
You will conduct 121's for the team and handle all referrals in line with your authority, you will also be required to build strong relationships with Brokers and undertake external visits, review meetings and social events when required.
That is why you will be able to demonstrate strong experience in being able to work collaboratively with technical HNW teams, you will also have technical experience yourself and strong MI and analytical skills.
In return you will be offered an opportunity to work in a positive environment that actively encourages their employees to reach their full potential. They offer a competitive bonus structure and benefits package.