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Underwriting Assistant US D&F - Wholesale

Canopius US Insurance Inc
New York, NY 10005
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The Role

Our Company is currently seeking a self-started/motivated individual for an Underwriting Assistant position within the D&F Wholesale Team. This individual would be regarded as an early and critical member of the US D&F Team who will complete administrative workload related to underwriting, policy and endorsement processing.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Perform pre-underwriting work to support underwriters by generating quotes, binder letters and invoices review indications and bind orders for accuracy and consistency
  • Manage the flow of bound risks received from brokers and underwriters by completing booking instructions (internal systems and worksheets)
  • Assist with processing all new business, renewals and endorsements and invoices accordingly.
  • Prepare policy (ies) and reinsurance certificates for issuance.
  • Ensuring our document repository is kept up to date and the information is accurate and organized in preparation for any audits (internal, reinsurance, claims, etc.)
  • Support various month close procedures as directed.
  • Professionally responds to Broker correspondence via email.
  • Ensure all processing and credit control queries are responded to within agreed timeframes
  • Respond positively when data quality issues are identified within your work and takes corrective actions in timely manner.
  • Providing additional support on special projects as needed

Essential Skills & Experience

Exhibits a positive attitude with solid communication skills

Demonstrated self-starter who is detail oriented, has strong organizational skills and can work independently, but is a dedicated member of the team

Strong ability to set priorities/time management

Excellent organizational skills and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment Ability to work and learn with a sense of urgency

Customer service oriented with the ability to develop relationships with internal and external business partners.

Prior insurance exposure helpful but not required

About Canopius

Canopius is a global specialty lines (re)insurer. We are one of the leading insurers in the Lloyds of London insurance market with offices in the UK, US, Singapore, Australia and Bermuda.

At Canopius we foster a distinctive, positive culture which enables us to bring our whole selves to work to flourish as people, and build a business which delivers profitable, sustainable results.

Based in incredible new offices in the heart of the City of London, Canopius operates a flexible, hybrid working model and is committed to providing an environment that challenges employees to be their best and where everyone's unique contributions are recognised, valued and respected.

We offer all employees a comprehensive benefits package that focuses on their whole wellbeing. Canopius market-leading proposition offers financial, physical, social and psychological health and wellbeing benefits to ensure we create a working experience which gives everyone the freedom to do their best work.

We are fully committed to equal employment opportunities for all applicants and providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions are made regardless of age, sex, gender identity, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, socio-economic background, religion or beliefs, marital or caring status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We encourage and welcome applicants from all diverse backgrounds.

We make reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process and during employment. Please let us know if you require any information in an alternate format or any other reasonable adjustments.


Posted: 2022-11-22 Expires: 2022-12-24

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