Cyber Assistant Underwriter
The focus of the role will be underwriting and servicing existing accounts referred by various distribution channels. The Assistant Underwriter will evaluate new business and renewals, mid-term underwriting and administrative changes; whilst supporting new initiatives as they arise.
To be successful in the role, the jobholder must be able to respond effectively and efficiently to Brokers, describing the Cyber proposition and seeking further opportunities to up-sell/cross-sell across the product range. Developing relationships with Insurers, clients and Brokers will be key.
The ideal candidate for this role will have a good understanding of Cyber insurance, however Professional Indemnity experience will also be considered. The following experience would also be desirable:
- Degree (or equivalent) plus working towards or holding CII qualifications
- Drafting endorsements and wordings
- Rating individual accounts using rating algorithms
- Creating spreadsheets
- Knowledge of Cyber claims handling process
- Client meetings
- Seeking new business opportunities
- Presentations to groups
They deal with every time zone in the world so some flexibility with working hours is required. Enthusiasm, imagination and ambition will stand out in this fast-paced, rapidly evolving environment!