Commercial Underwriter Manager

360 Search


Position: Commercial Underwriter Manager
Company: 360 Search
Location: Dublin City Centre
Contact: Karyn Glennon
Contact Email:
Date Posted: 11th October 2018

Job Specification:

Job Specification:

Our client, a well-known Insurance company is hiring a Commercial Underwriter to Manage a busy team for a 9-12 month Maternity Leave Contract


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop, negotiate and profitably underwrite new/existing business within own authority and in line with strategy
  • Plan, prioritise and manage individual own work to deliver agreed objectives and meet and deliver exceptional customer service.
  • Use the appropriate method of communication to support in order to maintain successful Internal and External relationships.
  • Act on individual audit results and agreed action plans within agreed deadlines to improve own performance
  • Identify opportunities to improve current work methods, practices and processes
  • Understand and operate within regulatory framework and identify and escalate any risks to the business
  • Identify complaints and act upon them in line with company policy
  • Improve quality of underwriting and risk selection in support of delivery of financial objectives
  • Provide project support as required


Knowledge skills and experience:

  • 5-6 years’ experience in property and liability underwriting
  • Leaving Certificate or equivalent
  • CIP or commitment to work towards within an agreed timescale
  • Market, Industry and Company knowledge
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • A proven ability to deliver exceptional customer service
  • Ability to apply critical thinking as part of the underwriting process
  • Appropriate IT skills

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

Karyn Glennon
360 Search
The Garrison,
31-32 Leeson Street,
Lower Dublin 2