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    Job Title – Property Underwriter – Household

    Contract – Permanent

    Salary – £45,000

    Location – Suffolk


    Experienced Household Underwriters required for an established insurance brokerage based in Suffolk. The role will be underwriting household and non-standard property underwriting risks and there are 2 roles available


    • Negotiating with brokers, studying various insurance proposals by gathering and assessing background information in order to effectively underwrite the risk involved in line with
      company procedures and processes.
    • Deal with new business enquiries within allocated authority level and in accordance with the company’s underwriting guide to enable objectives and targets to be achieved.
    • Develop and maintain strong relationships with key brokers and clients and other relevant stakeholders.
    • Act as a technical referral point for the New Business dept. and other business units ensuring technical expertise are shared.


    • Established underwriting experience and knowledge.
    • Excellent communication and negotiation skills both over the telephone and in writing
    • Problem Solving
    • Computer literate and thorough understanding of the Trading Platform
    • The understanding to “think outside the box” and make commercial underwriting decisions
    • Able to work under pressure and in a fast-paced environment
    • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
    • Good market and competitor knowledge.
    • Good understanding of TCF principles.
    • Good understanding of CIDRA
    • Attention to detail.

    Technical Experience:

    • In depth understanding of Residential Property Insurance
    • In depth understanding of Property Insurance Sales and/or Underwriting
    • General Understanding of Property Insurance Claims
    • General Understanding of FCA GI Regulation

    Experience Required:

    • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in Property Underwriting or
    • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in non-standard property underwriting

    If you have the relevant experience or know someone that does please contact us now on 0203 727 2314 or email us at glenn@lawesgroup.co.uk

    To view all Current Vacancies or for more information on our Refer a Friend scheme contact one of our consultants or visit our website www.lawesgroup.co.uk

    Please Note: Due to the sheer volume of applications we receive we will only contact successful applications. Therefore if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, please deem your application as unsuccessful.

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