Junior Underwriter, Professional Indemnity

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

At AGCS it is our passion to find solutions and deliver superior customer experience. We pride ourselves on our flexibility, adjusting our underwriting to match the needs of clients.~crlf~~crlf~Based in London and working within the Professional Indemnity team, reporting to the Professional Indemnity Underwriting Manager, you will proactively support the Underwriters responsible for the Professional Indemnity portfolio: underwrite new and renewal accounts, prepare underwriting processes, liaise with other functions to ensure timely/accurate policy administration and develop commercial relationships with brokers and clients.

##Underwrite new and renewal accounts to meet top and bottom line targets in line with underwriting strategy~crlf~##Develop and maintain peer relationships with brokers, clients, Underwriting teams in the Region and CUO~crlf~##Proactively prepare relevant underwriting information including client / market research and claims data~crlf~##Ensure Underwriting compliance in line with governance frameworks such as Underwriting Authorities and Underwriting Guidelines~crlf~##Assist in ensuring contract certainty is achieved on all accounts at time of inception~crlf~##Proactively work with other functions e.g. operations, claims and market management~crlf~##Assist in the management of broker facilities (checking / agreeing policy documentation, administration, tracking progression of policies, broker follow-up)~crlf~

##Previous experience and knowledge of Professional Indemnity is preferred~crlf~##Excellent Communication skills~crlf~##Commercial acumen~crlf~##Analytical skills~crlf~##Proficient understanding of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)~crlf~##Degree-level education or progress towards professional insurance qualification preferred~crlf~

AGCS is dedicated to offering its employees an environment open for learning and development and hosts its own Underwriting Academy to drive continued excellence in underwriting and to better understand and serve our clients’ needs.~crlf~~crlf~At Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic environment with global challenges at the world’s leading P&C insurer. ~crlf~ ~crlf~Did you know Allianz insures more than half of the Fortune Global 500® companies, or that AGCS insures major movie productions, cyber security threats, and that we are the leading specialist in satellite and space insurance?~crlf~ ~crlf~We have offices in 29 countries and with our extensive Allianz and partner network we help customers in more than 160 countries worldwide. ~crlf~ ~crlf~At AGCS UK we are not only impressive for our clients, but also for our employees as we offer the following generous benefits:~crlf~ ~crlf~-Flexible buy/sell holiday options~crlf~-Bupa private medical insurance~crlf~-Generous pension contributions~crlf~-Enhanced paid maternity, paternity, shared parental leave~crlf~-Sabbaticals~crlf~-Flexible working options~crlf~-Subsidized on-site massages~crlf~-Employee stock purchase plan for Allianz shares~crlf~-Education / study sponsorship~crlf~-Global mobility within AGCS and the wider Allianz Group ~crlf~ ~crlf~…and many more individual flexible benefits to choose from. We pride ourselves on our approach to wellbeing and provide regular seminars, activities, and events devoted towards the overall health of our employees.~crlf~ ~crlf~We are looking for talented individuals who are passionate about what they do – come and find out why AGCS is the place for you!

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 100 million private and corporate customers and more than 147,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is a leading global corporate insurance carrier and a key business unit of Allianz Group. We provide risk consultancy, Property-Casualty insurance solutions and alternative risk transfer for a wide spectrum of commercial, corporate and specialty risks across 10 dedicated lines of business.~crlf~Our customers are as diverse as business can be, ranging from Fortune Global 500 companies to small businesses, and private individuals. Among them are not only the world’s largest consumer brands, tech companies and the global aviation and shipping industry, but also wineries, satellite operators or Hollywood film productions. They all look to AGCS for smart answers to their largest and most complex risks in a dynamic, multinational business environment and trust us to deliver an outstanding claims experience.

Worldwide, AGCS operates with its own teams in 32 countries and through the Allianz Group network and partners in over 200 countries and territories, employing over 4,300 people. As one of the largest Property-Casualty units of Allianz Group, we are backed by strong and stable financial ratings. In 2019, AGCS generated a total of €9.1 billion gross premium globally.~crlf~For more information, visit www.agcs.allianz.com or follow us on Twitter @AGCS_Insurance and LinkedIn.~crlf~~crlf~


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