Technical Trading Underwriter (household)

Job title: Technical Trading Underwriter (household)
Location: Basildon, Essex, England
Industry: Insurance
Salary: Up to £35,000
Reference: 1738
Contact name: Kelly Aplin
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Job description

Boxtree recruitment are urgently recruiting for a household underwriter to join a lovely team at an MGA in Basildon. The ideal candidate will have a solid background in underwriting or a great understanding of standard and non-standard household insurance within the UK market.

You will be a trading underwriter 4 days a week and will be working alongside the Technical Management team 1 day a week to diversify your role.

There is a genuine opportunity to make an exciting mark within this business.


  • Responsible for underwriting new and existing business within authority, profitably
  • Maintain and develop business relationships with the panel of insurance brokers
  • Have solid background and experience of underwriting under a delegated authority
  • Produce timely and accurate documentation in accordance with compliance needs
  • Contributing to business growth through ensuring all clients receive the best class of customer service and support, whether it be during client meetings or from the desk
  • Remain up to date on industry developments and have an exceptional grasp on the current market dynamics


  • A full UK Driving Licence
  • Either underwriting experience in any product line or broking experience within household insurance
  • Acturis experience is desirable

Company Benefits:

  • Group Life Insurance 4x Salary
  • 25 days holiday
  • Pension (5% contribution to your 2.5%)
  • Group Medical Insurance (after 12 months employment)


Please note that we expect a high response to this position if you have not had a response within the next 3 days please assume that on this occasion you have been unsuccessful.

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