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Advanced Trading Underwriter - New Business

ID: #12165     Date: 14/06/17

Location England, South East, Reading
Company AXA
Salary by agreement
Job type Permanent

As you’d expect from a global leader, our reward package is a world-beater – here’s a small selection of our current benefits.

  • Annual Bonus Scheme - typically 7.5% of annual basic salary.
  • Pension scheme with employer contributions as well as your own
  • 25 days’ annual leave, plus bank holidays (rising to 28 with service)
  • Flexible benefit options including pension and life cover flexing, holiday purchase, childcare vouchers, health, dental and critical illness plans and bikes4work.
  • Discount on all AXA Insurance products, including insurance, breakdown cover & healthcare
  • Interest free season ticket loan scheme.
Sector(s): Energy jobs

  • Progress towards ACII qualification - desirable - or equivalent experience.
  • Strong trading capability – commercial awareness, negotiation skills, ability to build strong broker relationships.
  • Pragmatic and confident decision maker with good analytical and numerical reasoning skills.
  • Strong analytical skills with proven experience of account monitoring and action planning.
  • Strong level of technical underwriting expertise in a composite insurance environment (non package).
  • Sound understanding of insurance market and processes across commercial lines insurance operations.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proven experience in decision making on a wide range of technical underwriting scenarios within a Commercial environment.
  • Excellent risk assessment and risk management skills.

Job responsibilities

  • Delivering planned financial results through effective management of large cases, actively applying a range of trading techniques.
  • Demonstrating a contribution to loss ratio control by effectively implementing branch UW controls
  • Building trading relationships with Brokers through large case liaison to maximise financial results.
  • Building a reputation as a trading expert with a panel of intermediaries and building confidence in the branch ability through interaction with our Underwriting Technical Centre.
  • Acting as the expert for relevant class/ product specialisms, working in conjunction with our Commercial Technical Centre to optimise the profitability of the class/ product and to uplift underwriting capability in these areas.

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Name    AXA

Phone  020 3206 8300

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