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Medical Malpractice Underwriter


Our Client

A high-paced company, a London Market Lloyd’s syndicate, is seeking a Medical Malpractice Underwriter to join its team in London. The successful candidate should be based in the UK or Europe and be willing to relocate.

Key Responsibilities

You should possess a strong understanding of the global (excluding the US) Medical Malpractice marketplace, along with a minimum of 3 years of underwriting experience or experience in brokerage. The company’s primary markets currently include Canada, the UK, and the Middle East. The role requires monthly travel within the EU to promote the company’s Medical Malpractice offering, as well as to support the life science liability business development (training will be provided).

The successful candidate will be joining a team of two Underwriters with an additional two support Underwriters.

The job involves working 3 days a week from an office in London and 2 days from home.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Optimization of processes in our software engineering environment

  • You are a problem solver and take care of smaller and larger inquiries from our customers

  • Within the DevOps team of system engineers and software engineers, you agree on the customer requirements and implement them

  • Design flexible and extensible architectures for new features, components and services

  • Together with the developers of the individual sub-areas of our platform, you will analyze operational problems

  • Reviewing performance metrics and develop ideas to improve the robustness and scalability of our platform

  • Designing workarounds and permanent solution ideas for recurring operational problems.

  • You will be expected to provide input for the optimization of our business processes

  • Conducting thorough underwriting assessments for medical malpractice insurance accounts

  • Monitoring and analysing the performance of the medical malpractice insurance portfolio and proactively adjusting underwriting approach

  • Working closely with the claims and compliance teams to ensure policy adherence

  • Running multiple facilities

  • Training junior staff in medical underwriting

  • Expanding the EU portfolio and developing local market knowledge

  • Reporting to the Director of Healthcare

You Are

  • Solid understanding of underwriting

  • Fluent in English and either in German or Spanish

  • Comfortable with actuarial pricing models

  • Experienced in running binders and the renewal process

  • Strong organisational skills and high attention to detail

  • Ability to open doors and create new relationships

  • Innovative thinker, able to adapt and develop new ideas and implement them

  • Self-starter and self-motivated

  • Strong work ethic

  • Proficient in Excel

Additional desirable skills & attributes:

  • Experience with compliance sign-off for facilities and master policies

  • Comfortable reviewing and amending wordings, and, when necessary, writing new clauses

  • Bring in existing broker relationships that are new to the company

  • Experience in other classes of business that can expand the company’s breadth of offerings to the market

The Company offers

  • A collegial and international working environment

  • Continuous learning and professional growth opportunities

  • A competitive salary + bonus

  • 10% pension contribution

  • Private medical insurance

  • Additional holidays

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*KASKO, acting on behalf of its client, does not discriminate based on race, religion, national origin, colour, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital or parental status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Our aim is to ensure that all employees and job applicants are given equal opportunity and that the company is representative of all sections of society.

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