Legal Expenses Underwriter

Temple Legal Protection Ltd, a market leading company specialising in legal expenses insurance (LEI), is seeking an Underwriter to join our expanding before the event (BTE) LEI team. We work in partnership with leading UK law firms, providing innovative solutions to ensure they are fully enabled to provide the highest quality access to justice.

As a Legal Expenses Underwriter based in our Guildford or Bristol office, you will be responsible for underwriting commercial stand alone, scheme and employer protection business and manage the client relationship with coverholders.

This will include carrying out external audits of coverholder schemes, attending sales meetings and ensuring the commercial and employer protection books of business are performing.

Whilst office based the role also requires visiting our customers on a regular basis. The highest level of customer service is demanded at all times with our clients, intermediaries and third parties.

You will be a strong team player, working efficiently to meet agreed objectives and have a good eye for detail. You must be able to deal effectively with enquiries, and operate well within the parameters of stipulated procedures and authority limits.

You will have a demonstrable record of exceptional interpersonal skills with voice, digital and face to face communication experience. Full working knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook and the use of management information systems is expected. You will be required to undertake ongoing training in line with agreed objectives and keep up to date with technical, legal and market developments via use of e-learning, internal training and by reading market related material.

Candidates must have at least two years’ experience in a legal expenses underwriting role.

Please email your CV with covering letter to or contact us on 01483 577877.

Job Type: Permanent