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At Legal & General Insurance we look after our customers throughout life, death and everything in between so that you know that everything that's important to you is protected. With over 180 years' experience in providing Insurance policies, our customers trust us to be there and to do the right thing.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
We are recruiting for a number of exciting opportunities for Senior Medical Insurance Underwriters, based in either Cardiff, Hove, Edinburgh or Bristol. Our successful candidate will have previous medical Underwriting experience.
We are recruiting for full time and part time (28 hours per week) positions.
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Assessment of Life, Critical Illness and Disability products and risks to determine which terms if any can be offered.
Adherence to internal Underwriting guidelines and philosophy
Utilisation of Reinsurance manuals and expertise
Demonstrate a positive attitude to all our customer requirements in an efficient and professional manner to provide exceptional customer experience. Ensure that the agreed service levels are met or exceeded.
Ensure appropriate management information is captured and maintained as required, from which accurate communications can be delivered and effective business decisions made.
Provide technical support to peers and colleagues through checking, mentoring and coaching.
Ensure requests for information are appropriate and commensurate with the risk being assessed.
Ensure regulatory CBT's are completed according to company policy, reviewing and maintaining knowledge as appropriate.
Experience within a Life Insurance Underwriting role (essential)
Analysis and evaluation of risk data including financial information
Requesting the correct evidence appropriate to the risk presented
Making accurate decisions within authority
Confident decision making within authority
Show appropriate business judgement and commercial awareness
Check cases for underwriters with lower authority and provide appropriate feedback
Effective written and verbal communication through all media e.g. telephony, letter writing, participation in meetings and forums, presentations
Interacts with colleagues and customers resulting in positive relationships
Effective coaching and feedback skills
Willingness to engage in technical discussions with all colleagues and customers via different media
Provide technical support, coaching, mentoring and feedback for peers and colleagues for continuous improvement
Initiative and Problem Solving
Use initiative to play an active part in team development and self-development
Proactively seek solutions and ideas to help create a cost effective and customer focussed environment
Whatever your role, we reward ability, performance and attitude with a package that looks after all the things that are important to you. Our employees have a wide range of benefits including a generous pension scheme, life assurance, 22 days' (with potential to rise to 26 days) holiday, discretionary performance related bonuses, paid overtime, a variety of share schemes, discounts at both a huge range of high street stores and our own great products, your hard work will be rewarded when you join us.
For more information about this role, please contact Rachel Chima - Resourcing Consultant at firstname.lastname@example.org . Please note I cannot accept direct applications for this role via email.