Underwriting Support Job Description

 

Job Overview

This is a challenging administrative role within a small underwriting team within the business supplying a wide range of niche insurance products to insurance brokers, insurance scheme providers. You will be supporting the underwriting department with their administrative duties.

 

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Processing and uploading of monthly bordereaux to internal company systems
  • Communicating mainly via email with insurance brokers and clients
  • Completion of general administration tasks
  • Answering the telephone, responding to queries, and re-directing queries to the relevant department
  • Assisting with drafting changes to policies
  • Assist with the preparation and implementation of the broker audit and implementation of service providers as appropriate.
  • Handling internal claims.

 

Personal Qualities:

  • Highly motivated individual with a willingness to develop and learn new skills
  • Able to work as an effective team member
  • Self-motivated and able to work under own initiative
  • Keen to learn and develop

 

Qualifications

  • Essential: GCSE’s A* – C in Maths, English and ICT or equivalent
  • Desirable: A Levels

 

Experience

  • Desirable: Previous experience working within the insurance environment

 

Skills:

  • High numerical skills
  • Proficient in IT, with good working knowledge of MS Excel
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good organisational and administrative skills

 

Description of Organisation

Acasta Europe Limited works exclusively with Acasta European Insurance Company and provides insurance facilities to clients throughout the UK.

We offer bespoke insurance schemes that involve setting the insurance rate, analysing scheme performance, and making amendments and recommendations to ensure the profitability of the scheme.

 

Days / hours

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

 

Place of Work

Station Road, Cheadle Hulme. 

 

Salary

£20,000 – £25,000

 

Transport links

Excellent public transport links, close to M60 motorway

 

Office environment

Professional environment with friendly approachable staff keen to assist with development.

 

Employment Type

Full Time

Please provide a covering letter and CV to remi.cosgrove@acastaeurope.co.uk