Underwriter - Motor - 27k / Hybrid / Carrickfergus (Insurance)

Job Description

VANRATH are assisting in the recruitment of a Motor - Underwriter for a leading Insurance company in the UK. The organisation has had constant growth, and the successful candidate would join a part-of-the-future organisation, with many opportunities for progression.

This employer are leaders in N.I for their staff centric approach, Training & Development and also progression within the company.

Monday - Friday - Permanent position. Flexible Working Hours - Hybrid - Office based in Carrickfergus


£24,000 - £27,000 + Progression Opportunities & 5* Training And Development - Really exciting position with tonnes of growth potential


As part of the underwriting team, you will play an important role in identifying and writing profitable business to support the company in achieving its overall objectives. Key aspects of the role focus on anaylysing risk in insurance proposals, determining policy terms and calculating premiums.

What you'll be doing:

  • Review referrals from broker panel to confirm if risk is acceptable and premium required
  • Review internal audits on accepted risks
  • Retention of existing broker base
  • Review renewal risks and apply terms
  • Ensure all underwriting in conducted within authority limits and trading standards are being met
  • Assist with collection of premiums

Ideal Person:

  • Experience with Motor Insurance
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills with the ability to negotiate and influence effectively at all levels using a variety of media.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to act on your own initiative.

For further information on this vacancy, or any other jobs in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Jack Groves in the strictest confidence.

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