Underwriter - Motor Trade (#22403368) 

Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom

QBE’s European Operations, which accounts for over 27% of QBE Group turnover, is a leading specialist in London market and European commercial lines business. Active in both the Lloyd’s and company market, QBE offers considerable diversity to the broking community. We are a socially responsible company and give our customers the ability to invest a portion of their premiums in environmentally and socially beneficial projects.
The Opportunity
To underwrite business in accordance with the Motor Trade business plan and within delegated underwriting authority.
Your responsibilities for this role may include, but are not limited to
Underwrite new and existing cases for the motor trade product
Develop strong relationships with new and existing intermediaries and major clients
Support the development of cross class business opportunities
Participate in the review and analysis of the portfolio to identify progress towards business plan
Positively promote the department, division, and company as a whole, in order to maximise brand leverage
Comply with all legal and regulatory requirements to ensure obligations are met
Adhere to underwriting standards, instructions, and good practice to minimise risk and maximise efficiency
You will need to be able to display you have the following qualifications and experience
Thorough understanding of class specific underwriting and reinsurance knowledge
Proven knowledge of relevant market conditions for specific class/portfolio
Intermediate level understanding of relevant software including Excel and other departmental software packages
Good knowledge of legal and regulatory requirements
ACII/FCII - Progress toward
Desire to gain knowledge and skills in underwriting environment
Analytical skills
Excellent people, networking, and communication skills
Excellent organisation skills with ability to work to deadlines
Market awareness and intermediary development acumen
An understanding of the value of transacting business efficiently
At QBE, we view our people as our most precious asset. We understand the importance of fostering a work environment that is responsive to the changing needs of today's workforce. QBE aims to build a workplace that is fair and inclusive because we want to attract and retain the best people to do the job. ‘We’re happy to talk about flexible working’.
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Equal Employment Opportunity:
QBE is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction it operates.

We are an international insurer and reinsurer offering a diverse portfolio of commercial, personal and specialty products, as well as risk management solutions. Our product portfolio includes property, motor, crop, energy, marine and aviation. We employee a team of more than 11,800 people, in 27 countries around the world.

Company Details

Company Name
QBE Insurance Group Limited

Job Details

Job Location
West Midlands
United Kingdom