UNDERWRITING ASSISTANT, AVIATION Job at Chubb – in London
The Aviation team are seeking an enthusiastic and driven individual to join their team. This individual will support the underwriters with their day to day administrative and technical responsibilities and alongside the future development of their own underwriting abilities. The role will support the CGM Aviation portfolio across all lines of business, however, will report into the Airline team.
This is an ideal role for somebody looking for an opportunity to transition from an operational role into an underwriting role, who already has at least 1-2 years insurance experience. Whilst insurance experience is helpful, the Aviation team would consider outstanding candidates with no prior insurance experience where they can demonstrate a strong understanding of data science and managing processes.
Shadow Underwriters to learn the underwriting process in a team that believes in learning by doing
Support Underwriters by preparing and gathering data required to make business decisions
Assist underwriters to prioritise and record new business and renewal submissions
Track premium income bookings meet expected figures and investigate any differences
Monitor aggregate exposures, assist in the modelling of the Airline business, and manage and monitor portfolio metrics
Learn all financial, legal, regulatory and compliance requirements as related to the running of an insurance portfolio
Manage interactions between Underwriting and Operations functions to ensure all outstanding queries are addressed
Oversee Broker business pipelines, preparing for and attending relationship meetings where appropriate
Attend technical presentations and training programs, both internally and externally, to enhance technical understanding of the Aviation product line
Minimum GCSE, Maths and English essential and 3 A-levels or equivalent
Must be willing to or have already started to study for professional insurance qualifications such as those provided by the CII
Competency in Microsoft Office required, advanced capabilities in Excel and or Data/Computer Science experience looked upon favourably
Preferably have at least one years’ experience in the London or Lloyd’s market and the processing of insurance business although not essential
Flexibility and ability to adapt to rapidly changing commercial and operational environments
Ability to demonstrate logical approach to processes and problem solving
Excellent organisational skills to manage their time effectively and prioritise work accordingly
WHAT WE OFFER IN RETURN!
Competitive salary & pension scheme, 25 days annual leave plus ability to purchase 5 additional days, Private Medical cover, Employee Share Purchase Plan, Life Assurance, Subsidised gym membership, Comprehensive Learning & development offerings.
Employee resource groups: Gender Equality Network, Abilities & Wellbeing, Social Mobility, Parents & Carers, Pride Network, Cultural Awareness Network.
Networking, mentoring & development opportunities, 1 day annual Charitable leave, Cycle to work scheme, Active Sports & social committee, Employee Assistance program
Integrity. Client focus. Respect. Excellence. Teamwork
Our core values dictate how we live and work. We’re an ethical and honest company that’s wholly committed to its clients. A business that’s engaged in mutual trust and respect for its employees and partners. A place where colleagues perform at the highest levels. And a working environment that’s collaborative and supportive.
Diversity & Inclusion
At Chubb we consider our people our chief competitive advantage and as such we treat colleagues, candidates, clients, and business partners with equality, fairness and respect, regardless of their age, disability, race, religion or belief, gender, sexual orientation, marital status or family circumstances.
About the Company
Company: Chubb –
Company Location: London