Underwriter (Manchester Business)

Location: City of Manchester
Posted: 2023-09-29
Job description


•    Contribute to the financial and underwriting performance of the Company and overall profitability of the business.

•    Underwrite for existing cases and contribute to loss ratio control by adhering to Compa-ny’s underwriting controls.

•    Identify reasons for lack of retention and poor conversion to take actions to increase re-tention and implement actions agreed with brokers to improve account performance. 

•    Liaise with external specialists including surveyors and loss adjusters etc to update our own underwriting strategy.

•    Manage and recruit brokers and cover-holders in the area and build effective trading re-lationships with brokers through trading activities. 

•    Monitor agency performance and compliance and produce monthly brokers’ perfor-mance results. 

•    Review existing arrangement and underwriting guide to make sure the brokers to deliver desired performance.

•    Provide quotes, issue documents, respond to inquiries and offer underwriting referral support to the binding brokers. 

•    Assist to review policy wordings, agency contracts, underwriting guide, rating structures, or other business terms, endorsements and documentations when required.

•    Liaise with other departments of the Company and undertake other tasks when neces-sary. 



•    Strong commercial underwriting experiences, especially in home, office, SME, and lia-bility insurances.

•    Ability to drive income and broker penetration to achieve business targets set. 

•    Good knowledge of general insurance, underwriting procedures and insurance legisla-tions.

•    Strong negotiation and interpersonal skills and customer engagement skills.

•    Excellent organisation and co-ordination skills.  

•    Relevant CII qualification is preferable.

•    Chinese language skill is an advantage. 





Contact details


If you are interested in applying for the role, or have any questions, please send your CV or your questions to HR@uk.cntaiping.com