W. R. Berkley Corporation vacancy 2022 in London, England, United Kingdom – Head of Financial Institutions

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About the job

W/R/B Underwriting have an exciting new opportunity within the Financial Lines Division in London. Successful candidates must have experience underwriting Financial Institutions Directors & Officers’ liability, Financial Crime/BBB and FI Professional Indemnity and be ready to take on a an exciting new challenge within the syndicate.

Duties Include

  • Underwrite profitable business consistent with protocols consistent with Lloyds standards and Group strategy;
  • To ensure wording on risks are appropriate;
  • Report on the development and performance of the account;
  • To identify and develop WRBUs relationships with brokers and promote WRBU capabilities in the Financial Institutions sector;
  • To proactively review insurance offerings including wordings, proposals forms and endorsements;
  • To peer review risks of other Underwriters;
  • To work with the Underwriting Manager – Financial Lines for the purchase of suitable reinsurance;
  • To develop good working relationships with Finance, Claims and Actuarial functions;
  • To act in accordance with all regulatory standards and principles at all times;
  • Develop the global Financial Institutions portfolio in accordance with the pre-agreed business plan;
  • Ensure team contains suitable individuals to provide support to deliver business plan.


  • Strong Portfolio and Risk Management skills;
  • Experience of underwriting Financial Institutions Directors & Officers’ liability, Financial Crime/BBB and FI Professional Indemnity;
  • Excellent working knowledge of Lloyd’s Market and Underwriting processes;
  • Ability to manage time, meet deadlines and prioritise;
  • Accurate and numerate;
  • Computer literate with good working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite;
  • Motivational skills, team worker as well as able to work on own initiative;
  • Strong commercial and financial knowledge;
  • Able to work within and promote a collegiate culture;
  • Good communication skills, both verbally and in writing;
  • High standard of written, verbal and analytical skills;
  • Able to work independently towards shared team objectives;
  • Experience of dealing with intermediaries and building effective professional relationships.

Company: W. R. Berkley Corporation

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Director

Job Location: London, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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