Avid are currently recruiting for the following roles:
Graduate trainee underwriter
Due to expansion, we have an exciting opportunity for a trainee underwriter who can support the activities of the existing underwriting team across both personal and commercial lines. Initially you will learn the main underwriting criteria within each line of business and then support the underwriting team on a day to day basis. Excellent communication is required with Avid's key distributor and underwriting partners. You will work within a small team to deliver an excellent service to all partners and colleagues.
Key parts of the role will include:
Answering technical queries from distributors and liaising with underwriters to determine acceptance and appropriate premiums for risks
Analysing large volumes of scheme data to understand the trends and patterns within the scheme to deliver required underwriting returns
Assist in the preparation and delivery of renewals for both schemes business and individual commercial risks
Presentation of results both internally to the Avid team as well as to underwriters and distributors
Developing and maintaining excellent working relationships with Avid's existing and new partner networks.
Based in Avid Leeds office
£18,000 plus benefits
To apply please go to www.prospects.ac.uk
Avid are actively looking for experienced underwriting individuals to develop and diversify additional lines of business. Ideally, you will control or have the potential to grow a book of business in your areas of expertise. You will be highly motivated with a proven track record to support the aspirations of the management team and investor partners. Avid will allow you to develop your own approach and grow significantly with the support of its exceptional underwriting partners.
If you would like to discuss an opportunity then please call Stephen Gibson on 07738114530 or email him at Stephen@avidinsurance.co.uk.