Underwriter – Entry Level

Footprint Underwriting

Full Time

Position: Underwriter – Entry Level
Company: Footprint Underwriting
Location: Sandyford, Dublin 18
Contact: Sam Richards
Contact Email: samantha.richards@footprintunderwriting.ie
Date Posted: 12th July 2018

Job Specification:

This entry level Motor Underwriting role is a great opportunity to develop your Underwriting skills and knowledge, working within a small but experienced team. As an underwriter you will support the development, implementation and application of profitable underwriting strategies.


Using strong interpersonal skills, your key responsibilities will include:


  • Dealing with, and responding to, Broker underwriting queries and referrals.
  • Managing broker and client interactions in an efficient and professional manner.
    • Delivering underwriting decisions – adhering to agreed processes and Underwriting Strategy, and acting in accordance with designated authority levels, to secure and maintain profitable business.
    • Issuing documentation, and completing administrative functions, as required.
  • Contributing to the development of technical underwriting standards, controls, practices and procedures.
  • Contributing to broker audits.
  • Supporting and implementing internal procedures and policies.
  • Being involved with, and contributing to, internal projects and objectives: for example, the research and development of new products, and identifying ways in which to improve service and efficiency.
  • Attending and contributing to team meetings and training sessions.
  • Supporting and being an active member of the team.
  • Consistent delivery of an exceptional Customer Service.


Previous private motor experience is preferred (0-3 years), and you should ideally be APA and progressing towards CIP.

Package dependent on experience.

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

Sam Richards
Footprint Underwriting
Level 1 The Chase,
Carmanhall Road,
Dublin 18