Assistant Underwriter, Professional Lines

UWCI · London, London, City of
Department UWCI
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level
Compensation GBP

We’re writing the future of risk.
 
Hamilton Insurance Group, Ltd. (“Hamilton”) is a Bermuda-headquartered company that underwrites specialty insurance and reinsurance risks on a global basis through its wholly-owned subsidiaries. Hamilton leverages analytics and research to create underwriting and investment value for its clients and shareholders.
 

We’re looking for an

Assistant Underwriter

 

Based in London, and reporting directly to the Divisional Director, the role will be supporting the Professional Lines underwriters to efficiently and profitably manage a diverse and international portfolio of business, of which Professional Indemnity is the cornerstone. This role presents an excellent opportunity to develop technical underwriting skills within a specialist portfolio.

 

What you will do

 

  • Supporting the team with the preparation of renewals and business development activities
  • Data entry to an in-house system, underwriting systems & pricing models,
  • Maintenance of management information and delivery of reports
  • Supporting underwriters with the management of delegated authorities
  • Developing and maintaining close working relationships with brokers
  • Contribute to the development and execution of the Underwriting Strategy
  • Liaising with internal departments such as Finance, Management Information, Credit Control and Operations to prepare and review data for Lloyd’s and other regulatory returns
  • Produce ad hoc reports and presentations.

 

What you require for the role

 

  • Critical thinking and an analytical mind
  • Strong communication skills and an ability to express ideas clearly
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Numerical aptitude
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Predominantly Excel, but also Outlook, and Word)
  • Demonstrable experience in professional lines is preferred
  • A proactive approach and strong work ethic
  • Customer-focused
  • Proven ability to manage time, meet deadlines and prioritise efficiently
  • Drive and ambition to develop and progress.


What you can expect from us


Join us, and we will ask you to Be smart, Be sensible, Be open and, above all else, Be more—strive harder, reach further, never give up. These First Principles are the intellectual and moral compass of everyone at Hamilton. They shape the way we build our team, the way we work and the way we will prosper.


We’re committed to creating an inclusive workspace where all employees thrive. We embrace all backgrounds, perspectives, experiences and talents – without discrimination. Whatever differences set you apart, whether visible or invisible, you will be welcome at Hamilton. 

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  • Location
    London, London, City of
  • Department
    UWCI
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level
  • Compensation
    GBP