Underwriting Assistant

26 May 2021
22 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
ResponsibilitiesUnderwriting Assistant - Fixed Term Contract

We're hiring!

Aon are currently recruiting a Underwriting Assistant - Fixed Term Contract to join our team in Chelmsford.

About Aon

Headquartered in London, Aon Plc is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.

Aon is an equal opportunities employer. Aon's recruitment and selection policy ensures the best possible skill mix of colleagues and the highest quality candidates are appointed using objective job-related criteria.

Aon Underwriting Managers

AUM undertakes underwriting and claims handling services on behalf of insurers and delivers expertise in specific product ranges or trade sectors. AUM focuses on commercial insurance products across Accident and Health, Property and Casualty, Financial Lines and Marine sectors. AUM fulfils many of the roles of an insurance company - underwrites (evaluates the risks and exposures of potential clients against the insurance covers), prices (determines the premium that is charged to insure that risk), issues policies, mid-term adjustments and renewals and on some facilities, manages the claims handling and settlement.

AUM has an in-depth understanding of the diverse range of solutions that we offer and our insurance products are specially designed and unique to Aon.

About the Role

Your impact as a Underwriting Assistant - Fixed Term Contract:
  • Providing administrative support to the Underwriting team on both Retail and International marine business.
  • Processing of documentation and MTA's.
  • Offering of small renewal accounts on the UK side of the business.
  • Dealing with accounts queries and aged debt.
  • Provide support to the Underwriters.
  • Liaise with brokers and internal departments for risk information.
  • Building an excellent working relationship with the GBC Team.
  • Meeting agreed service standard for processing risks and endorsements and ensure that records are accurate.
  • Assisting with compiling reports for insurers.
  • Building excellent working relationships with supporting insurers.
  • Responsibility for working in accordance with the Aon UK Limited Risk Management Framework, and compliance with the Aon UK Limited policies, including participation in the management of risks (including completion of mandatory training) that may adversely affect the business, interests or reputation of any Group Company.