Senior Underwriter (3-Month Contract)

Senior Underwriter job in trade finance/trade credit insurance paying up to £200-250 per day in London

Your new company
A leading UK public sector organisation based in the heart of London and operating across sectors is seeking an experienced Senior Underwriter to join their team on an initial 3-month contract (with potential to extend to 6-9 months).

Your new role
Working in the organisation’s advisory team, you will have responsibility for the underwriting, risk approval and deal execution processes. You will be analysing applications received from banks, exporters and credit insurance brokers where trade finance/trade credit insurance products are required. Alongside this, you will prepare credit submissions, underwrite cases by undertaking credit risk assessments (whilst also performing the related legal compliance and financial crime due diligence), structure and negotiate facilities and regularly present analyses, cases and recommendations to the credit committee.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have demonstrable experience in underwriting (ideally in financial services or insurance) and will come from a credit risk analysis background. Ideally, you will possess a strong understanding of trade finance. The role requires excellent written and oral communication skills as there will be occasional interaction with clients to provide tailored solutions to their needs as well as regular presentations to the credit committee and senior stakeholders.

What you'll get in return
You’ll receive a day rate of £200-£250, the opportunity to further your technical understanding of trade finance and credit insurance and support from experts in the credit market, all enhancing your future career prospects.

What you need to do now
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Job type:
Banking & Financial Services
Banking and Capital Markets
£200-£250 per day
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Rumeet Wadhwa, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in London City

107 Cheapside, London, EC2V 6DN

Telephone: 02034650115

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