Trade Finance Underwriter

  • 60,000
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Carr Lyons
  • 16 May 18 2018-05-16

Leading  Insurance company are seeking to hire an underwriter to join a newly established Trade Finance team. 

Key responsibilities include:


  • The development of short-term Trade finance business globally
  • Underwrite insurance risks
  • Manage relationships with clients, brokers, industry bodies, business and strategic partners, and colleagues to achieve group objectives.
  • Negotiating rates, terms and conditions for existing and new business
  • Support clients onboarding and ongoing service related to the E Platform
  • Minimise risk and adhere to core underwriting standards and policies


The ideal candidate will have the following attributes:


  • A clear understating of underwriting and Trade Finance
  • Experience dealing with and transacting in emerging market credit risks
  • Contract negations skills in the insurance market
  • Working knowledge of pricing tools and loss models
  • Degree or equivalent qualification required


This is an exciting opportunity to join a new team with a leading Insurance company. The successful incumbent will have experience working within a Bank, insurance company or Government agency.