Life Sciences Underwriter
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Specialist Insurer based in the City is looking to recruit a Life Sciences Underwriter with a minimum of 4 years’ experience.
You will play a key role in the growth of a truly international book of Life Science business in what is considered an emerging risks area. Daily you will be working with the team leader and provide support in the technical underwriting training of more junior underwriters.
The role includes business development and building relationships with brokers and in time will involve a degree of travel. You will be expected to support the team in achieving its new business growth targets and retention of renewal premium.
The successful candidate will enjoy the variety and breadth that this role offers, being equally comfortable underwriting technical risks as they are developing business and working on new products.
The company invest heavily in the learning and development of their employees and enjoy a fast-paced working atmosphere that is friendly and supportive. The team leader expects to see a curiosity to develop an understanding of complex risks as well as an ability to prioritise effectively.
To apply for this role, you must have at least 4 year’s Life Sciences or complex Liability risk experience, and be progressing towards your ACII qualification. Sound negotiation and presentation skills are essential.