Assistant Underwriter

4 days left

Recruiter
QBE
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Sep 2017
Expires
29 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Role Purpose (Summary)

To assist the team in data compilation and analysis that underpins the underwriting process

General Description

As a member of the underwriting team, this role will maintain underwriting support by:
  • The oversight of accurate and appropriate data capture and management on company systems (including aggregation and benchmarking databases).
  • Working closely with underwriters to understand individual risk characteristics and underlying assumptions within the underwriting process
  • Progressing with the evolution and optimisation of the current processes in place
  • Assisting in the timely collation and processing of data for various regulatory and internal data returns
  • Creation and presentation to underwriters of rating models
  • Business Planning support
  • Statistical analysis and interpretation of data
  • Liaising both within the team and with Operations / Business Performance & Reporting departments
  • Ensuring a clear audit trail is maintained in order for inspection and verification of data.


Essential Requirements
  • An advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Some office/administrative experience in an insurance/underwriting environment an advantage
  • Graduate level qualification would be an advantage
  • Strong numeric skills (A level or Degree level maths/statistics would be an advantage)
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Good organisation skills with ability to work to deadlines
  • The role requires a motivated and committed candidate
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Desire to gain knowledge and skills in underwriting environment


Number of Openings:
1

How to Apply:

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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.