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Development Underwriter, Business Insurance

Ref: 77012

  • 70,000-75,000
  • 27 Apr 2022
  • Dublin (Central)
  • Permanent

Development Underwriter, Business Insurance

About the Company

Client is known as one of the best property casualty insurers in the industry for over 160 years. Within this company you will discover a culture that is rooted in innovation and thrives on collaboration.

About the Position

Being the primary underwriter for producing and writing new business from assigned broker panel in accordance with underwriting authority, you will have secondary responsibility, supporting the Underwriter, in the managing and underwriting of allocated renewal book in accordance with underwriting authority for assigned broker panel.

Key Responsibilities

  • Underwrite and assess risk to maximise business growth and profitability for allocated broker panel. Make appropriate decisions within own underwriting authority in addition to considered, intelligent and complete recommendations to technical underwriting/business leadership.

  • Make prompt, sound decisions within underwriting authority and based on appropriate underwriting information. Negotiate terms and conditions consistent with underwriting requirements and service.

  • Understand and execute company underwriting strategies and principles to produce budgeted results

  • Working with Underwriter on same broker panel, continuously manage book of business, maintaining quality of business, growth and profit.

  • Accountable for accurate underwriting documentation and information in account management systems and adherence to companies’ documentation standards.

  • Actively engage and seek out training opportunities to further develop underwriting expertise.

  • Develop and leverage broker/client relationships through a high level of visibility and using a disciplined sales management approach in support of business objectives.


  • Previous experience of underwriting in Property and Casualty classes of business.
  • You are required to hold a full and valid driving licence.
  • Degree education preferred. ACII preferred
  • Typically, has proven experience in Underwriting, including identifying and developing new business opportunities.

Remuneration Package
Salary: €70-75k plus an excellent benefits package

To have a confidential discussion regarding this role or other financial services roles please contact Kristin Keogh on +353 1 592 7853 or email me

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