JOB TITLE: Commercial Underwriter


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Glasgow
Job Reference : 8401AH Job Category : Insurance
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 16/04/2012
 
Salary & Benefits : £30000 - £36500 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Bluefire Consulting are looking to recruit an experience legal professional for one of their international clients working in the property insurance sector covering the Scotland and Northern Ireland territory. The position will involve underwriting high net worth commercial indemnity risks and you will be given significant limits and levels of authority on cases of technical complexity.


Job Description

Bluefire Consulting are looking to recruit an experience legal professional for one of their international clients working in the property insurance sector covering the Scotland and Northern Ireland territory. The position will involve underwriting high net worth commercial indemnity risks and you will be given significant limits and levels of authority on cases of technical complexity.

After appropriate underwriting and product training main duties will include:
*Reviewing, evaluating and pricing individual cases, including less straightforward risks
*Maximising business profitability by making effective underwriting decisions
*Liaising with clients, solicitors and brokers in relation to insurance policy
*Assisting with technical training and auditing
*Maintaining relationships with existing clients who produce high revenue
*Ensuring product knowledge is constantly up to date to effectively advise clients

A successful Commercial Underwriter applicant must be a solicitor or qualified lawyer who is able to demonstrate a detailed knowledge of Scottish property law and a high level of technical expertise in the field including knowledge of sales and acquisitions of commercial sites. Also beneficial will be strong sense of business acumen and a flair for negotiation and relationship building.

Owing to the large territory this role covers a willingness to travel is essential.


Job Keywords

solicitor lawyer PQE "property law" insurance underwriter Glasgow Scotland



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Insurance recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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