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Trainee Medical Underwriter

Geplaatst 4 aug. 2022
Delen:
Werkervaring
1 tot 3 jaar
Full-time / part-time
Full-time
Soort opleiding
Taalvereiste
Engels (Vloeiend)

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We’re the #1 best place to work in the insurance industry!

We’re delighted to have been awarded a Glassdoor Employees' Choice award, recognising us in the top 20 UK’s Best Places to Work in 2022 and the only UK insurer to make the list. The Employee’s Choice award recognises employers that shine brightest according to those who know a company best – the employees.

The opportunity

We are on a journey of change and transformation. Our ambition is to be the best Retail Protection provider for our advisers, customers and our people.

As we grow, we are now looking for trainee underwriters who have a great knowledge of human biology / physiology or who have a highly analytical mindset, together with a real focus on delivering for the customer, to join our experienced and highly successful team.

In return for your commitment we can offer an outstanding place to work, with comprehensive training and support to enable you to succeed and develop your career.

This role is available part-time, job-share or full time. This is because we want the best people for our roles, and we recognise that sometimes those people aren’t available full-time.

The role

We are looking for trainee medical underwriters, with a passion for delivering outstanding service, to join our UK retail protection team.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Reviewing applications for Life, Critical Illness, or Income Protection with a view to making a decision to accept or decline, applying ratings / terms as appropriate
  • Communicating with advisers and customers to gather further information and requesting medical information as required
  • Explaining decisions made and positively resolving any decision challenges
  • Actively supporting and contributing to our culture of continuous improvement
  • Providing training, coaching and support to other team members (when experienced)

Your skills and experience

Ideally you will

  • Have knowledge of human biology / physiology (desired but not essential)
  • demonstrate an analytical mindset
  • Work well in a team but also thrive individually
  • Be customer focused with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Have a strong attention to detail
  • Have appropriate IT skills
  • Demonstrate a positive can-do attitude, always acting with integrity

The reward

As well as a competitive salary we also offer an excellent lifestyle benefits package which includes –

  • 12% Non Contributory pension scheme
  • Annual company bonuses
  • 25 days holiday plus an additional 3 volunteering days
  • Private medical cover
  • Income Protection
  • Life Cover
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Discounted gadget insurance
  • Discounted technology offers
  • Virtual GP appointments
  • Plus much more!

Zurich is a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets.
With about 53,000 employees, it provides a wide range of property and casualty, and life insurance products and services in more than 210 countries and territories. Zurich’s customers include individuals, small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, as well as multinational corporations. The Group is headquartered...


Zurich is a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets.

With about 53,000 employees, it provides a wide range of property and casualty, and life insurance products and services in more than 210 countries and territories. Zurich’s customers include individuals, small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, as well as multinational corporations. The Group is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1872.

ONE TEAM, ONE PURPOSE

We are Zurich, one global company, with one mission, one ambition, one set of shared values and a clear commitment to our stakeholders: our customers, our people, our shareholders, and the communities in which we live and work.

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