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Commercial Underwriter

Region: East

Location: Norwich

Reference number: CSDI02695

Closing date: 27th October 2021

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About the role

Salary: Up to £35k p.a. depending on experience, plus an annual bonus of up to £3,500 (up to 10% of salary)


Location: Norwich (NR7) with the opportunity to work from home up to 50% of the time upon completion of probation


We are currently seeking experienced and dynamic Commercial Underwriters to join our team at our Regional Service Centre in Norwich.


As a Commercial Underwriter, you will be responsible for building and maintaining productive relationships with our network of NFU Mutual agents, delivering first class technical support and assistance on new business, renewals and mid-term adjustments. You will be working on our customer’s Commercial insurance policies across a variety of Commercial business classes.


Depending on your experience, you may work as one of the more senior members of team, dealing with more complex cases as well as supporting and coaching other Commercial Underwriters.


We encourage a healthy work/life balance and this opportunity will offer you a 35-hour working week, with shift patterns falling between 8am and 6pm Monday – Friday, and no weekends! Our hybrid working model also means you can work from the comfort of your own home up to 50% of the time once you are fully up to speed.

What we’re looking for

We are looking for a customer-orientated and detail-focussed professional who has previous Commercial underwriting experience.


Being a strong team player, you will strive to achieve high quality standards and output, even when challenged and working under pressure. You will be used to always putting the customer first and fully considering their requirements whilst developing lasting relationships.

What we can offer

When you join our team, you can expect a supportive culture and an attractive range of rewards and benefits including:



  • Competitive salary

  • Annual bonus (up to 10%)

  • Contributory pension scheme (maximum of 12% company contribution)

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays (additional holiday purchase scheme)

  • Employee discounts

  • Gym subsidy

  • Health and wellbeing plan

  • Discounted Insurance on all NFU Mutual Policies

About us

We’re one of the UK’s leading general insurance and financial services companies. For over 100 years we’ve put our customers at the heart of everything we do. Our people are just as important to us.


We pride ourselves on being “a great place to work” and are one of only 39 companies across the globe, and the only organisation with headquarters in the UK, to receive a Gallop Exceptional Workplace 2021 award. We were also named in the LinkedIn Top 25 Companies List 2021.


We offer a supportive culture where we empower and inspire our people to perform, offer them opportunities to grow, and recognise and reward their contribution. Our people are proud to work for a company that respects them and their communities, and they trust us to be financially sustainable, so we are successful now and in the future.

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Norwich

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1st Floor, West Suite
Lakeside 500
Broadland Bus Park
Norwich
NR7 0WG

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About NFU Mutual

We are a leading provider of General Insurance and Financial Services. From our strong farming roots we’ve grown to become a UK-wide organisation, turning over £1billion annually. Yet success hasn’t gone to our heads. We’re proud to remain completely customer focused, down-to-earth and committed to the rural communities we’ve grown from.

Our ethos - of trust, respect and personal service - lies at the heart of all we do and has seen us build an enviable reputation for exceptional member loyalty. Though we’ve been in business for over 110 years, we have big ambitions for the future. And that’s why we’re looking for talented people to join our growing organisation. Talented people like you.