Senior New Business Commercial Underwriter


North West: Greater Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside, Cumbria.


£25,000 - £45,000

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Job Profile

Senior New Business Commercial Underwriter - North West up to £45,000 plus excellent flexi benefits, 25 days holiday with the option to buy additional, full support for Industry qualifications.  Excellent location, very close to the train station / motorway and offers free parking. This is a full-time and permanent role. 

As a Senior New Business Commercial Underwriter you will: 

  • Provide a tailored commercial underwriting service to SME Brokers nationwide
  • Underwrite new business
  • Maintain and develop business relationships with intermediaries
  • Actively encourage generation of profitable new business
  • Working with Brokers to build the right solutions and services to support their needs
  • Assist and coach colleagues with technical and procedural aspects of underwriting

Applicant Requirements

Experience & Skills: 

  • Commercial Underwriting experience is essential
  • You will have strong market knowledge and be aware of trading issues
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of the commercial insurance market
  • Strong analytical and technical underwriting experience
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Have evidence of building and maintaining strong working relationships
  • Excellent sales / negotiation skills and excellent time management
  • Be team focused
  • Excellent IT skills and be able to work with numerous in house systems and in a paperless environment
  • Cert CII qualification with DIP CII desirable



Donna Pastor
Tel: 0113 244 0846 Mon to Fri 8.30am - 5.30pm.

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