Development Underwriter - Home/Field based - East Anglia

Direct Line Group
28000.00 GBP Annual
07 Oct 2017
14 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our NIG Underwriting team in Watford are currently recruiting for an exciting new opportunity to join them as a Development Underwriter on a permanent basis

What being a Development Underwriter involves

  • To win and retain profitable business from brokers serviced by your Region
  • To improve your underwriting and trading skills
  • To deliver high quality service to your Regions brokers.
  • Delivery of the Regions New Business and Existing Business Plans
  • Delivery Profitability Plans
  • Develop effective working relationships with Underwriting Centre and Trading Region Colleagues to support delivery of regional objectives
  • Effective usage and timely update of Tools and Systems especially BRM
  • Meeting and where possible, exceeding brokers service levels and expectations
  • Building relationships with key broker personnel to support business goals
  • Ensuring all activities are carried out within Governance Frameworks
  • Ensuring personal output is accurate and timely
  • Contribute to the wider business activities
  • Improving own contribution through active self development

Skills and qualities you will need

  • Previous Underwriting experience
  • Multi skilled across all classes/products (training will be provided for skills gap areas)
  • Excellent Stakeholder management/relationships
  • New business and existing business experience
  • Proficient in MS Office applications
  • This is role is predominantly home based or from broker's offices, with 1 - 2 days a week spent in the Watford office (Car provided)

Hours Full Time 35 hours