Senior Underwriter: Property & Casualty (Part-Time, Job-Share, and Full-Time)
Company: Zurich Insurance Group
Location: Midlands and South West region
In the role of Senior Property & Casualty Underwriter, you will be required to utilize your technical knowledge and analytical skills to constantly drive and support improvements to our regional and national portfolio. Reporting to the Regional Underwriting Leader will involve working with the local underwriting & sales function to deliver our strategic objectives and delivering for our customers and internal stakeholders. As a senior member of the team, part of your role will be providing technical underwriting support to the wider team and supporting their development. You will also have accountability and ownership for driving, analyzing, and delivering a strong underwriting result across our portfolio including key customer contacts.
The successful candidate will need to display a positive, enthusiastic, can-do attitude and inquisitive nature.
What are we looking for?
You will have established, strong P&C combined underwriting experience with a track record of delivery for customers of all sizes and experience in managing complex risks. Ideally, you will already be based in the Midlands/South West area so you can draw on your experience and knowledge of the market in this area. We’re looking for someone who is happy to challenge processes and decisions using your attention to detail and someone looking to develop and broaden their knowledge. Organizational skills and the ability to prioritize and work to deadlines is also key.
We’ll make sure that you feel part of our busy and friendly team from day one.
This role is available part-time, job-share or full-time because we want the best people for our roles and we recognize that sometimes those people aren’t available full-time. If this is you, please talk to us at the interview about the flexibility you may need.
As well as a competitive salary we also offer an excellent lifestyle benefits package which includes:
Full support in progressing CII qualifications
25 days holiday plus an additional 3 volunteering days
Annual company bonuses
Private medical cover
Discounted technology offers
Virtual GP appointments
Discounted gym membership,
Free flu jab
Discounted gadget insurance
At Zurich we will consider requests for flexible working on hiring. Many of our employees work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time, flexible hours, job share, an element of working from home or compressed hours. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need.
Who we are:
With about 55,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries we aspire to become the best global insurer as measured by our shareholders, customers, and employees. If you’re interested in working in a dynamic and challenging environment for a company that recognizes and rewards your creativity, initiatives and contributions – then Zurich could be just the place for you. The success of our business is built on the contributions of our highly talented employees – people who work every day to position us at the forefront of the insurance industry. We, therefore, look to hire great people and we encourage those people to give their best.
You’ll feel the support of being part of a strong and stable company. A long-standing player in the insurance industry, we make every effort to address the career development needs and plans of our employees to ensure their success in the future.