An excellent Development Underwriter is required for a specialist insurance company with offices in the City and in Kent. As Development Underwriter you will be responsible for the growth and development of the property book, other commercial products and diversifying the risk portfolio through brokers, intermediaries and trade bodies throughout the UK. You will manage existing products to ensure market competitiveness as well as identifying new product lines. You will have full underwriting branch underwriting authority allowing you to take immediate decisions to write, secure or win business. business.
The ideal Development Underwriter will have several years cross class commercial underwriting experience and will have held a high level underwriting authority previously. You are likely to have extensive existing contacts in the insurance market and will have proven account/portfolio management experience with the ability to identify trends, analyse performance and take appropriate actions. Flexibility is required as the role includes travel to new and existing brokers and partners. This is a great opportunity to use your broad commercial underwriting expertise in developing and growing business whilst gaining exposure to the board and overall operations of the business.