Personal Lines Underwriter
esure Services Limited
2 months ago

esure Group are currently looking for a Personal Lines Underwriter to join their Underwriting team based in Reigate.

What you’ll do:

  • Provide input to underwriting product and pricing related projects through day to day gathering of information and analysis to support key decision making
  • Work with the Senior Personal Lines Underwriting Manager in identifying key improvements within underwriting
  • Support the operational day to day management of relationships with Underwriting suppliers.
  • Support the Senior Personal Lines Underwriting Manager in delivery of Underwriting initiatives working closely with IT and the business
  • Monitor Underwriting departments compliance with core policies and regulatory controls such as Product Oversight/Governance, Value for money framework, regulatory requirements, Data Governance, Risk reporting and Internal Audit and report to Senior Personal Lines Underwriting Manager
  • Collate and analyse performance data relating to associated products and make recommendations to further develop value to the business
  • Utilise industry knowledge to become a recognised company expert in UK personal lines insurance market, answering queries from all areas of the company
Job Requirements

What we are looking for:


  • Knowledge of personal lines (Motor & Home) underwriting in UK insurance
  • Extensive experience in a UK GI insurer or broker
  • Knowledge of the direct telephone, online and aggregator distribution channels and their separate customer risk profiles
  • Knowledge of the regulatory and legal framework within which the personal lines market operates
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, at all levels up to Executive
  • Strong IT capabilities, particularly Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Bonus Points:

  • CII qualifications

What we will offer to you in return:

  • 35 hour working week – 9.00am – 5.00pm
  • Dress for your day (casual and formal business dress depending on your day)
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • 25% discount on esure & Sheila’s Wheels insurance (10% for immediate family) or a guarantee to beat any other insurer’s renewal quote on both home and car insurance
  • 15% Discount on esure and Sheila’s Wheels Travel Insurance (7.5% for family)
  • Discretional bonus
  • Festive Bonus
  • Free daily shuttle bus from our Reigate office to Redhill train station
  • BUPA - Private medical cover for eligible colleagues
  • Flu Jabs and Eye Care - Free flu jabs every winter, free eye tests every two years and £50 towards VDU glasses
  • esure Group are members of easitSURREY, for a membership of £5.05 per year you can be eligible for a wide range of travel discounts
  • 5, 10 and 15 Year Service Awards

In light of the current Covid-19 pandemic, we want to emphasise to all applicants that the safety and wellbeing of our candidates and colleagues is esure Group’s number one priority. All interviews will be conducted remotely via a video conference platform to ensure that everyone involved is adhering to the social distancing guidance.

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