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Property and Casualty Underwriter

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Location reading , Berkshire
Sector Insurance
Salary £30,000 - £35,000 Per Annum
Type Permanent
Consultant Ella Rayson
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Role: Property and Casualty Underwriter

Location: Reading

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the Commercial Underwriting  team as a Property and Casualty Underwriter, joining on a full-time permanent basis during an exciting growth trajectory.

I am looking for an experienced Underwriter with proven underwriting capability and the skills to develop relationships and lead negotiations with brokers and clients.

This company is not only one of the Glassdoor 2021 Best Places to Work but also a Times Top 50 Employer for Women as well, a reflection of our commitment to equality in the workplace.

As part of the new smart working strategy, the P&C Underwriter position can be performed as a hybrid role working some days from home and some days in the Reading Commercial office.


Why join this company?

  • Long-standing and large organization allowing progression opportunities
  • Multi award-winning
  • Worldwide presence
  • Collaborative team environment with regular meetings and updates
  • Hybrid working
  • Competitive benefits package


What does this position involve?

  • Underwrite P&C policies profitably, accurately, consistently
  • Build trading relationships with brokers, through visits and large case liaison, to maximise financial results and maintain high retention of existing business
  • Able to build a reputation as a trading expert with a panel of intermediaries
  • Interactions with the Underwriting Technical Centre
  • Contribute to meetings with brokers and customer

What do I need to be considered?

  • Proactive individual with strong decision-making
  • Cert CII qualification
  • Property and Casualty underwriting experience
  • Trading capability
  • Sound understanding of insurance market and processes across commercial lines insurance operations

What’s next?

Apply today to be considered for this opportunity. If suitable, one of our specialist consultants will be in contact to discuss the opportunity with you in detail prior to submitting your CV to the client.  In this discussion we will aim to identify your specific skills and motivations, and where appropriate recommend other relevant opportunities to you that match your requirements.

Additionally, refer a friend or colleague to us and receive £200 in vouchers if we assist them in securing a new career.

Job Synonyms: Underwriter, Underwriting, Property, Casualty, P&C