Regional Commercial Underwriter

One of the UK’s leading insurance companies seeks an experienced Commercial Underwriter to join their busy Commercial team.  hey seek a dynamic and motivated individual that seeks a challenge and ideally is looking for career progression.


The Role:

The Regional Commercial Underwriter will join a team providing dedicated underwriting support to a network of Brokers across Herefordshire, South Wales and Gloucestershire.

You’ll be responsible for underwriting a portfolio of commercial combined risks and, using your technical expertise, you will negotiate on large commercial account reviews and connected portfolios, engaging with Subject Matter Experts when required to deliver market leading propositions for customers.

You’ll work to maximise profitable growth opportunities by working collaboratively with Brokers to influence performance and support them in delivering underwriting returns.

This role is home based with regular travel to Broker offices. The amount of time you spend visiting Brokers will vary depending on the activities you are required to support and you’ll anticipate demand in advance to allow you to balance your time and have control over your diary to ensure a positive work-life balance.


The Candidate:

You will have extensive commercial underwriting experience with a track record of managing more complex and technical cases across a range of commercial risks.

You’ll be able to demonstrate your ability to effectively coach and guide others to achieve

This is an exciting new position within the business which will offer you an opportunity to really shape the role, relationships with Brokers and working practices.

It is therefore important that you possess exceptional communication skills with proven experience of building effective and lasting working relationships, with the confidence to challenge and influence.


Salary/Benefits Information:

Salary – up to £55k depending on experience

Annual bonus up to 17.5%

Company car or car allowance (£5500 pa)

Contributory pension scheme (up to 12% employer contribution)

25 days annual leave (opportunity to purchase more)

Gym membership

Home based



David Harries

Reference: DH/86244


Candidate care:

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If your application is successful we will contact you to discuss the opportunity in more detail, within 48 hours of receiving your application.


Should you not hear from us within 3 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please be advised that if unsuccessful for this role we may keep your details in our hold file for 6 months, during which time you may be contacted for other suitable vacancies.  If you do not want us to do this please call us to advise.


In the meantime, we would like to thank you for your interest in Cavendish Maine.

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About Cavendish Maine

Cavendish Maine is a team of expert, straight-talking, and talented recruitment professionals with a shared passion to connect employers with the candidates they need to grow their business. With 30 years of experience, we adapt each recruitment process to meet the needs of our clients, through a blend of the very best recruitment practises, delivered with committed focuss on quality, understanding and integrity at every stage.

Whilst we are all very different, we share a set of values which is at the heart of what we do.