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Senior International Property Underwriter

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7 Sep 2022

DMD are representing a leading provider of insurance products and services for commercial and personal insurance customers. It includes one of the world's most far-reaching property casualty networks. They offer a broad range of products to customers through a diversified, multichannel distribution network.

About the role

What you need to know:

  • Contribute to the strategic development of the International portfolio;
  • Develop and lead broker relationships establishing accretive pipelines, and for cross selling opportunities across the network
  • Work cross functionally with other areas within the business to achieve corporate objectives
  • Work within agreed decision-making standards, limitations, authorities and underwriting guidelines.
  • Working collaboratively in a team environment assisting underwriters and assistant underwriters, including development and training of junior staff
  • Achieve satisfactory ratings on all underwriting quality reviews
  • Ensure all corporate service standards are maintained to both brokers & internal colleagues
  • Ability to prioritise workload and to use own initiative for both internal and external issues
  • Maintain and develop strong broker and client relationships
  • Support the culture of continuous improvement in all areas including improving processes to make the business more efficient and creating an environment where people are encouraged to take initiative and responsibility
  • Identify and develop client focused products and strategies
  • Construction of Policy Wordings to find suitable solutions for the business & the insured
  • Reinsurance capabilities and solutions driven

What we're looking for:

  • Education preferred: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent. ACII is an advantage
  • Extensive property underwriting experience and strong technical insurance knowledge, with particular focus on the international market. Terrorism underwriting experience is an advantage
  • Multinational experience and knowledge of local markets/regulations advantageous
  • Excellent interpersonal, written communication skills including delivery of presentations to all levels of stakeholders, including claims and distribution (both broker and client engagement)
  • Proven ability to build relationships with brokers and clients
  • An appreciation and understanding of legal/regulatory requirements
  • Good organisational skills with proven ability to prioritise workload
  • Proven ability to lead client and broker negotiations
  • Highly numerate
  • Competent in IT packages
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  • Job Reference: 706406231-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: DMD Recruitment LTD
    DMD Recruitment LTD
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Insurance & Superannuation
  • Job Type: Permanent