Senior Underwriting Technician – Commercial Lines

One of the UK’s leading insurance companies seeks an experienced Underwriting professional to join their Commercial team as a Senior Underwriting Technician.


They seek a dynamic and motivated individual that seeks a challenge and is looking for career progression.


You will act as one of the most senior referral points within the Regional Underwriting team, dealing with complex referrals across a variety of commercial products for both new and existing business.


You will monitor and report on technical activity and capability of the Underwriting teams and will work with the Team Leader collaboratively to build on this capability through effective training and coaching.


About you


You will have extensive previous commercial underwriting experience and you will be familiar with handling more complex cases and referrals whilst supporting more junior team members with their development.


As well as a strong technical background, you will also be able to demonstrate stakeholder management and communication skills, with the ability to challenge and influence where necessary.


Salary/Benefits Information:


  • Salary up to £50,000 depending on experience.
  • Up to 17.5% Bonus
  • Contributory pension scheme (up to 12% employer contribution)
  • 25 days annual leave (opportunity to purchase more)
  • Hybrid working – 1-2 days/week in the office.


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, 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.