Underwriting Manager

Lawes Consulting Group
£60,000 per annum
29 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Underwriting Manager
Location: Birmingham
Package: £60,000 - £80,000 + bonus and strong benefits package
Industry: Insurance
Job Type: Permanent
A major UK Insurer presents the opportunity for an experienced, Underwriting Manager to lead their Midland's regional team, with responsible for strategy, growth and technical excellence.

The Company

·The business is a household name in the field of insurance, known and respected for excellence across commercial, personal and specialist lines.
·The Midlands region is on the up, with strong financial results and an established team.
·The business recruits the strongest market talent, offering real career and personal development opportunities as well as attractive remuneration.

The Role

·You will take responsibility for all aspects of the regions commercial portfolio, acting as figurehead from a market perspective, contributing and implementing underwriting strategy and driving technical excellence.
·Through an established team of senior underwriters, you will communicate a solid game plan focussed on profitable retention and growth.
·You will hold the senior sign off in regards to referrals and underwriting decisions as well as links to head office.
·This is a key role to continued regional success, covering all aspects of quality control, learning, development, coaching and leadership.


·As an experienced all-rounder you will demonstrate a mix of trading, technical, management and strategic experience gained in an Underwriting Manger position in the commercial insurance industry.
·You will be a figurehead, able to lead from the front, rolling your sleeves up and getting involved in all aspect branch underwriting.
·ACII qualification (or above) is preferred but not essential.

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