Trainee Assistant Commercial Underwriter

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    Leilani Reader

Graduate Opportunity - Trainee Assistant Commercial Underwriter – London

£24 000 pa plus benefits


Our global client is looking to recruit a confident graduate with excellent academics including a minimum 2:1 degree in any analytical discipline, who has a keen interest in the Insurance industry & can hit the ground running in their demanding Legal team. There is lots of scope of promotion within the company and further qualifications are sponsored and paid for. There is also prospect of travel to other European offices, therefore fluency in German, Spanish, Italian or French is desirable although not required.

You will be an excellent team player and someone who can demonstrate a flexible, adaptable approach, rising to new challenges. You will have excellent interpersonal skills and will manage competing priorities with a flexible attitude to work and meeting deadlines. Good knowledge of MS Word, Excel and Outlook are essential along with proven analytical and problem solving abilities.

The main focus of this role is to manage a range of residential & commercial cases across the UK and Europe under the direction of a more Senior Underwriter.

This will involve:
• Assisting with the daily underwriting and processing of commercial and residential risks
• Deal with legal and other technical matters received from the business as assigned.
• Drafting documents
• Carrying out legal research.
• Review and summarise files gathering information on cases for referral to more senior underwriters.
• Ensure policy wording is correct and demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of policy coverage and be able to discuss this confidently with external and internal clients
• Input, update and maintain data so systems accurately reflect current position
• Develop and maintain excellent working relationships with clients and maintain high levels of service in order to maximise business and conversion rate

This is an ideal opportunity to work for an international insurer in a varied role and to move your career to its limit.

interested call Leilani Reader on 02084642511 or 07974429861 – leilani@lrlegal.co.uk

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