26 Jul 2019

Underwriter

Ref 32593

An international insurance company is seeking an Underwriter, to be will be responsible for delivering a profitable Underwriting service to their clients. 

Essential responsibilities include:

  • Reviewing submissions including applications, policy wording, inspection reports, loss runs, and financial reports while conducting appropriate research to determine degree of risk for each account 
  • Calculating appropriate risk premium by considering the risk costs inherent to the sector, reinsurance cessions as well as the Underwriting and general administration costs while ensuring profitability.   
  • Proactively advising, assisting, servicing and following up with clients on insurance and risk management matters to ensure satisfaction and fulfillment of their insurance requirements.
  • Controlling timely implementation of new and renewed accounts according to quality standards. 
  • Reviewing loss control reports and managing policy endorsement requests to process any necessary changes to the policy.
  • Maintaining awareness of all claims advised while supporting and providing input on settlement of claims.

Our client is looking for someone who has the following abilities and skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent)
  • 3-6 years’ experience in insurance, possessing functional knowledge and skills reflective of a fully competent practitioner.
  • Strong Industry Knowledge and Commercial/Business Acumen.
  • Analytical, negotiation and sales/marketing skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills. Excellent customer service focus is a must.

 

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