6 months ago
About the role
With a presence in over 60 countries,
and 165,000 employees serving the needs of 103 million customers worldwide, AXA
is the Number 1 Global Insurance Brand. But never too big to care for every
single person who works here. When you
join AXA we promise to put our collective might behind you and your career.
Our Commercial Lines Branch based in
Manchester; are a friendly and successful team having some of the largest
accounts outside of London; including Property Owners, Fleet and
Construction. We also look after the Willis Commercial Network for England
As a Commercial Underwriter, you will underwrite commercial
risks from a designated panel of intermediaries, within agreed authority
levels, as well as playing a key role supporting the wider team with
administration and underwriting tasks.
This is about working smarter and more efficiently - giving
us the perfect platform to deliver our 2020 strategy.
If you would like to a part of this, we would very much like
to hear from you.
You will deliver for our customers and be able to
evidence strong working relationships with existing customers. You
will be proactive and out-going, confident in dealing with our strategic
partners, retaining and maximising business through the delivery of exceptional
You will also have gained CII qualifications or be working
towards these and be able to demonstrate a track record of success in a similar
What you will be doing?
Underwrite Property & Casualty new business profitability, accurately and in line with established underwriting practice.
Working with our brokers, you will build the right solutions & services to support their needs and grow our business.
Actively encourage generation of profitable new business.
Supply underwriting and administration support as required.
Maintain and develop business relationships with brokers.
Produce timely and accurate documentation.
Promote the business through a helpful and willing attitude to all customers and colleagues.
Assist and coach colleagues with technical and procedural aspects of underwriting.
With a presence in over 60 countries, and 165,000 employees serving the needs of 107 million customers, AXA is big.
But never too big to care for every single person who works here. So when you join us, we promise to put our collective might behind you and your career.
You’ll work in an open and supportive environment where you’ll be developed, challenged and encouraged to move around to achieve even bigger and better things – nationally and internationally. You’ll learn directly from senior leaders, from the best in our business. And you’ll enjoy real responsibility, really early on.
Proud to be
part of the AXA Group, the number one global insurance brand and a worldwide
leader in financial services, AXA Insurance businesses employ over 5,500 in a
network of offices across the UK. Our expert teams care for a huge range of
customers, helping them protect their cars, homes and businesses against life’s
uncertainties. Whether bought directly, through brokers or through a number of
corporate partners, our market-leading products are trusted by millions.
What We Offer
What we offer
As you’d expect
from a global leader, our reward package is a global beater – here’s a small selection
of our current benefits:
contribution pension scheme
days’ annual leave, increasing to 25 after two years service, to 28 days by 5th
year of service (plus bank holidays)
benefit options including pension and life cover flexing, holiday purchase,
childcare vouchers, health, dental and critical illness plans and bikes4work
on all AXA Insurance products, including insurance, breakdown cover &
* Interest free season ticket loan scheme
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