Senior Commercial Underwriter

360 Search Location: Dublin Contact: Sarah McGrath
7th April 2017 Email:
Full Time

Senior Commercial Underwriter

50000 – 60000


Sarah McGrath

Our client, a well-known Insurer, has a need for a Commercial Underwriter to join their team.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Initial assessment of insuring commercial business from brokers.
  • Develop, negotiate and profitably underwrite new/existing business within own authority and in line with strategy
  • Providing relevant and accurate responses to broker queries, ensuring high levels of accuracy with good attention to detail.
  • Plan, prioritise and manage individual own work to deliver agreed objectives and meet SLA’s to deliver exceptional customer service.
  • Providing quotations in line with underwriting guidelines.
  • Working closely with brokers to retain business.
  • Quickly developing strong working relationships with all stakeholders including brokers and our Business Development Managers
  • Use the appropriate method of communication telephone and face to face to support the right first time approach in order to maintain successful Internal and External relationships.

Skills and experience

  • Good IT skills including Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point.
  • CIP
  • Experienced in the areas of property and liability.
  • Ability to solve problems and dealing with challenges by solving issues with effective and innovative solutions.
  • Reliance and responsibility to manage workflow along with recognising priorities.
  • Ability to work well both individually and as part of a team.
  • Strong work ethic and flexibility.


Please respond with your Curriculum Vitae, in the strictest confidence, to:

Sarah McGrath
26 Lower Baggot Street
Dublin 2