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About The Role

DAS UK Group has an excellent opportunity for an ATE Technical Underwriter to join our Underwriting department on a Fixed-Term basis.

The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the ATE Underwriting Manager, being a subject matter expert and monitoring products and their performance.

In this key role, you will identify areas where underwriting and claims practice could be improved to benefit the customer and deliver of plan,working with the ATE Underwriting Manager to implement improvements and project changes.

You will provide the business with valuable information around underwriting and claims performance and you’ll oversee complex or high risk underwriting and claims referrals, providing an escalation point for Trading underwriters and ATE Operations for key decisions and referrals outside of authority limits.

Additionally, you’ll use your knowledge and expertise to provide technical guidance during product development, product management and you’ll take ownership of technical content for policy wordings This will require working closely with relevant stakeholders to ensure the product wordings are market leading, provide the intended covers and minimise the potential for premium and claims leakage.

About You

The successful candidate will have comprehensive and in-depth knowledge of ATE insurance.

In addition, we are looking for candidates who can demonstrate the following:

  • Ability to work at pace whilst maintaining an accurate, high quality output.
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills.
  • Evident passion for delivery, area of expertise and sharing best practice and
  • Strong problem-solving skills.

Whilst this is a full-time role, we would consider applications for part time working and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements for the right candidate.

As a team we are passionate and enthusiastic about what we do. Our people are encouraged to think independently and to take ownership of their work. You will be agile in the way that you work and adaptable to change. In return for your commitment, we will offer you generous remuneration and an attractive benefits package which will include:

  • 25 days holiday with the option to buy up to a further 5 days
  • Company pension scheme with the option to increase contributions
  • Group Income Protection for all employees
  • Group Legal Protection for all employees
  • Health cash Plan
  • A choice of either European Motor Assistance or Home Emergency Assistance
  • Salary sacrifice benefits including Cycle scheme 
  • A comprehensive wellbeing programme including free eye tests
  • Access to our employee discounts hub offering exclusive discounts across thousands of retail partners, including discounted gym memberships at over 3,000 gyms across the UK
  • The option to join our Sports and Social club which organises discounted events such as theatre visits and shopping trips
    If you think you would be a good match for this role and can demonstrate some transferable experience please apply, regardless of whether you meet all the criteria listed above.

About The Company

DAS UK Group has been helping businesses and individuals get access to justice for over 40 years. Our businesses include a legal expenses insurance company and a law firm.

Thousands of businesses, motorists and individuals defend or pursue legal action each year safe in the knowledge that DAS are paying their legal bills. We have always been aware that it is the people that really make it happen; the quality of our people defines the quality of the company and the standard of service we offer.

DAS are owned by ARAG Group, one of the major insurance groups in Germany and Europe and are dedicated to the development of the best staff in the industry. At DAS, we don’t simply talk about our values they are at the heart of everything we do. They guide us with the way that we work and provide the framework for how we do business. ‘Doing the right thing’ is central to our behaviour – from building  trust, being accountable, creating good customer outcomes is at the heart of everything that we do which we believe drives performance

We believe it is an exciting time to join DAS. You can expect an organisation that will challenge and develop you to progress your career.  

By giving you every opportunity to develop yourself professionally and personally, we also pride ourselves on having an open, inclusive and high energy culture that encourages a fun working environment and places our customers at the very heart of everything we do.

If you are keen to become part of our exciting future then we would love to hear from you. In addition to the very genuine development opportunities we provide we also offer a generous reward and benefits package.

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