Tech & Science Underwriter
Are you an experienced Underwriter with experience in the science and/or technology sector?
A highly successful and rapidly growing Insurer are looking to appoint a Tech and Science Underwriter into their team in Leeds.
What's on offer?
On offer is a highly competitive salary of up to £35,000 plus a wider benefits package which includes an attractive pension scheme, health insurance, income protection, accident insurance, dental cover, travel insurance and 25 days holiday with the option to buy or sell up to 5 days.
You will work within a niche area of the Insurer, underwriting cases specific to the technology and life science sectors, dealing predominantly with renewals and some mid term adjustments. As a Specialist Underwriter, you will be tasked with building your knowledge across a wide range of technology products and life science risks, working with Brokers to find underwriting solutions.
- Providing excellent service to Brokers
- Underwrite risks within underwriting guidelines and to time critical deadlines
- Manage renewal caseload
- Manage and develop relationships with Brokers to secure renewals and promote the Insurer as a preferred market for niche risks
This is the ideal opportunity for an individual looking to step away from a larger Insurer environment, where you are given more autonomy and recognition for your own personal performance.
It is essential you have a commercial combined (property, BI and liability) underwriting background, ideally having had exposure to either technology orientated risks or life science related risks.