Property Underwriter - £31,350 - £76,800
Following continued growth across the business, Aviva are looking for a Property Underwriter to join their Chief Underwriting Office within Commercial Lines.
This role spans our entire commercial business including Digital, Schemes, Mid-Market and Global Corporate & Specialty. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing our underwriting strategy to respond to the changing needs of our customers and the risks they face, both in the UK and around the world to support profitable growth across all property lines.
The risk landscape continues to evolve and this role will play a crucial role in understanding how existing risks are changing and what new risks are emerging to develop solutions that protect Aviva and our customers and identify new areas of opportunity to create insurance solutions.
Supporting the Property Underwriting Manager by representing the Property team with key internal and external stakeholders including industry groups, claims, risk management and business leaders.
Skills and experience we're looking for:
ACII or equivalent qualification, or working towards this currently
Strong Property underwriting experience with the ability to deliver solutions to complex issues
Ability to think strategically and assess the impact of changing risks over the medium /long term
An awareness of how to implement strategy and how this is influenced by operational considerations
Experience of supporting the implementation of underwriting strategies into the business, and deep dive activities
What you’ll get for this role:
Starting salary in the region of £31,350 - £58,200 National and £41,350 - £76,800 London - depending on location, skills, experience, and qualifications
Generous pension (starting level Aviva contributes 8% when you contribute 2%)
Eligibility for annual performance bonus
Family friendly parental and carer’s leave
29 days holiday per year plus bank holidays and the option to buy/sell up to 5 additional days
Up to 40% discount for Aviva products
Brilliant flexible benefits including electric cars
Aviva Matching Share Plan and Save As You Earn scheme
21 volunteering hours per year
Aviva is for everyone:
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