Company Accounts Assessor

  • Job Reference: 00000052-1
  • Date Posted: 5 June 2019
  • Recruiter: Nova Search & Selection
  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Insurance > General Insurance - Underwriter, Credit Insurance, Insurance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Kristina Lushey
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 07931371990

Job Description


  • Work with the Senior Construction Underwriter in developing a Construction and Credit surety book.
  • Maintain an Actively Managed Client portfolio.
  • To carry out assessments and underwriting for surety bonds and policies to the standards set by the Company.
  • Assist the Travel Underwriting team during peak periods with underwriting assessments.
  • To provide a high standard of customer care.
  • Assessing risks by analysis of prospective client’s financial statements, bank positions, references and other supporting documentation.
  • Preparing detailed assessments and visit reports for presentation recommending acceptance or rejection of prospective clients.
  • Setting rates and conditions and finalising quotations.
  • Reviewing and checking bonds, policies and membership certificates for signature by the Underwriting Director and Managing Director.
  • Monitoring the Actively Managed Clients to the standards set by the company.
  • Monitoring client risks, including periodic visits and telephone interviews.
  • Reviewing bond and policy wordings and supporting documentation as required.


  • Surety underwriting experience - Desired
  • 2-3 years’ experience in an Underwriting role - Desired but not essential 
  • Accountancy Background 
  • Credit insurance 
  • Experience in assessing businesses for financial failure - Desired

Nova Search & Selection are acting as an employment agency for this vacancy.