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Underwriting Manager

Job details

  • Reference
  • MW40118
  • Location
  • Reading, Berkshire
  • Salary
  • £67000 - £80000 per annum
  • Job Type
  • Permanent
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A large and respected insurance company is currently looking for an experienced commercial insurance underwriting manager for their regional office in Reading.

This insurer prides itself on never being too big to care for every person that works for them. They provide an open and supportive environment where you'll be developed, challenged and encouraged to achieve bigger and better things both nationally and internationally.

The commercial lines income of this insurer looks to achieve an annual income of around £1bn GWP from its intermediaries. Focusing on profitable business the network is responsible for sales, servicing and trading for all intermediary customers.

In this position you will take responsibility for the delivery of planned underwriting results through underwriting account management (revenue & product), financial planning, account monitoring and analysis of underwriting trend. To do this you will need to understand the people around you and lead them to deliver great results and develop their technical capabilities. You will also have the opportunity to influence the underwriting philosophy & strategy through relationship technical underwriting centres to achieve financial objectives.

Key requirements for this position revolve around your existing experience of portfolio management, ability to motivate and lead teams, understanding of the insurance market and processes, technical underwriting expertise, experience in decision making on a wide range of technical underwriting scenarios within a commercial environment. ACII and/or degree is desirable/preferred.

This is a senior appointment position and comes with a significant number of benefits including car allowance, 28 days' holiday, annual bonus scheme, pension, life assurance, private medical insurance, flexible benefits, interest free season ticket loan.

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