27 days ago
Further Job Details
This is an exciting opportunity to progress your career as a Construction Liability Underwriter at Allianz Insurance. As an integral member of the existing business regional team, your focus will be on profitable growth and technical excellence to deliver a world class, multi-niche insurance service.
You will be responsible for the delivery of profit and growth within the region via:
* Personal delivery of KPIs
* Involvement in process improvement initiatives and the delivery of strategic objectives
* Excellent customer service focus
* Demonstrating consistently high standards of behaviour across all elements of the role
Ensuring the Region operates strictly within the parameters of Allianz Standards of Underwriting.
Skills & Experience
GCSE Maths and English or relevant equivalent experience.
A sound understanding of the UK general insurance market.
Strong technical underwriting skills with a proven track record of operating within an established authority in liability covers
Experience underwriting Construction risks associated with Casualty/Liability covers
A good understanding of common forms of Reinsurance, EML calculation and JCT 6.5.1.
Experience in Engineering Traditional lines would also be advantageous but not essential
Experience in the commercial market and excellent trading skills
Track record as a confident negotiator with strong people skills and the ability to demonstrate established broker relationships
Strong compliance ethics to meet FCA requirements
Diploma CII or progress towards
What we can offer you
Recognised and rewarded for a job well done, we have a range of flexible benefits for you to choose from - including retail discounts and insurance cover - so you can pick a package that’s perfect for you. We also offer flexible working options and global career development opportunities across the wider Allianz Group. That’s on top of enjoying all the benefits you’d expect from the world’s number one insurance brand, including:
• Flexible buy/sell holiday options
• Competitive bonus scheme
• Generous pension contributions
• Development days
• A discount up to 50% on a range of insurance products including car, home and pet
• Retail discounts
At Allianz we want everyone to bring their full self to work, so we invest in our people’s personal and professional development. This helps us build the high performing workforce of tomorrow, but don’t just take our word for it – at the British Insurance Awards we won seven awards, including General Insurer of the Year and Commercial Lines Insurer of the Year.
We’re at a pivotal moment in our history following the purchases of the LV= General Insurance Group and the General Insurance division of Legal & General, making us the second biggest general insurer in the UK. We’re building our future together, and we’re excited about the possibilities ahead – interested in being part of the team?
At Allianz we believe that the difference in our people makes the difference to our business. We’re committed to removing any barriers in our recruitment process so if you’re having difficulties with your online application or any other stage, please email us at -*******
For external applicants only –
Please be aware that we will require satisfactory pre-employment evidence to include DBS, Financial Probity and Fraud checks, before you can commence employment with us.