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Trainee Underwriter Hiscox

Job ID: 7090
Department: Underwriting
Employment type: Permanent - Full time
Location(s): Guernsey
Preferred education: Degree or equivalent

Job Description:

The role:


You will be expected to underwrite kidnap & ransom and/or fine art insurance in order to meet agreed service standards and key performance objectives.

In consultation with the Senior Underwriter, you will be expected to drive and deliver underwriting success.



Responsibilities

• Deliver underwriting performance in line with the budget.
• Develop relationships and maintain existing relationships with all of our distribution channels
• Underwrite, price and negotiate accounts consistent with the quality of the risk and according to the company’s strategy and guidelines; mainly focused on renewal (existing) business but you will also handle new business from established distribution channels

• Drive on going and continuous improvement within the Underwriting department.
• Manage and analyse a portfolio of business and make recommendations to leaders on how to improve profitability and ensure production targets are met
• Achieve production targets and underwrite business profitably in a volume environment
• Maintain excellent service standards
• Work on other projects, as assigned