Offers “Aviva”

Expires soon Aviva

Trading Underwriter

  • Perth (Perth and Kinross)
  • Sales

Job description

Property & Liability Assistant Underwriter – Salary £21,700 to £35,100

Aviva is currently seeking a Commercial Trading Underwriter to join our underwriting team. This is a fantastic opportunity to be a part of a growing team, the role will be based in our Perth office and you will benefit from Aviva’s smart working arrangements, with a mix of home and office working.

As an Underwriter or Assistant Underwriter (depending on experience), you’ll provide an outstanding service to our customers and brokers. You’ll drive new business and professional relationships, directly contributing to the underwriting profit and loss, trading, and service delivery goals.

A bit about the job:

This role could be ideal for you if you’re looking to start or develop your career in the insurance industry. We are looking for people who want to be part of a dynamic team with a track record of building relationships in the market and winning new business.  Candidates welcome who are early into their career in insurance and looking to take the next steps in expanding their skill sets within underwriting.

Skills and experience we’re looking for:

Strong communication and negotiation skills; with the ability to work independently as well as part of a team

Strong organisation and prioritisation skills and ability to manage own workload and work to deadlines

Demonstrate desire to build knowledge and gain experience in the insurance industry

Ability to follow processes and procedures and work within set Underwriting Licence frameworks.

Successful candidates will be supported in studying for relevant CII qualifications.

What you’ll get for this role:

Salary £21,700 to £35,100 (depending on location, skills, experience, and qualifications)

Aviva will contribute up to 14% to your personal pension (dependent on your contribution)

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:

We are inclusive and welcome everyone – we want applications from people with diverse backgrounds and experiences.

Excited but not sure you tick every box? Research tells us that women, particularly, feel this way.  So, regardless of gender, why not apply. And if you’re in a job share just apply as a pair.

We flex locations, hours and working patterns to suit our customers, business, and you.

Most of our people are smart working –spending around 50% of their time in our offices every week - combining the benefits of flexibility with time together with colleagues.

To find out more about working at Aviva take a look here

We interview every disabled applicant who meets the minimum criteria for the job. Once you’ve applied, please send us an email stating that you have a disclosed disability, and we’ll interview you.

We’d love it if you could submit your application online. If you require an alternative method of applying, please give Alice Neal a call on 07393469953 or send an email to

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