Development Underwriter

  • Location:

    North Yorkshire, England

  • Sector:

    Insurance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Colin Lloyd

  • Contact email:

    colin.lloyd@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/491796_1533898028

  • Published:

    5 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-09-09

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

21st Century Commercial Insurance Underwriter
From £25k to £40k dependant on experience
North Yorkshire

A truly unique opportunity to work for one of the UK's most respected and iconic Insurers in a role which is not purely defined by it's job title. The business is values led and it's about putting the needs of your customers first, you will be at the sharp end of the business, supporting colleagues who are talking directly to potential clients and getting involved yourself in these conversations when needed.

It's a fast paced volume operation so the ability to work quickly and accurately without compromising on quality is vital. You will work in close knit team of underwriters who will both support and challenge you. The business has ambitious growth plans and is driven by a highly experienced straight talking leader who lives the company values, welcomes innovative thinking and questioning of the status quo and wants the best from and for you.


It's true that you will need a commercial Insurance underwriting background and if that includes PI and Technology risks then so much the better. You will be professionally qualified or making good progress towards, probably degree qualified ( or equivalent) capable of grasping information and concepts quickly, be able to analyse data and make insightful decisions. The salary is supported by an extensive benefits package and depends on your experience with the starting salary reflecting a minimum of 1 years commercial underwriting experience.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.