General Insurance Underwriter

Bluemont Consulting

Our client is a leading insurance company with a dominating presence globally and they are now growing their team.

  • General insurance underwriting role
  • Leading Insurance Company
  • Attractive salary package
Responsibilities:
  • Communicate well with departments, team members and sales representatives on a regular basis and provide underwriting support to all parties including portfolio analysis and reviews to ensure business sustainability
  • Work closely with business and operations stakeholders to setup underwriting requirements and framework
  • Align and ensure that underwriting decisions are processed within agreed time frames internally or as per specific SLA signed with partners
  • Provide underwriting opinions and responses by telephone and email within agreed turnaround times 
  • Ability to make sound underwriting decisions in line with the underwriting guidelines and make commercial decisions when necessary
  • Support in projects when required, review documentation where applicable, research related information 
  • Provide support to the Claims and Legal departments on non-disclosure, anti-selection or potential fraudulent cases and offer retrospective underwriting decisions
  • Manage and develop pricing models, underwriting logic, policy wordings and endorsements
  • Refer complex cases to assigned authority and work with functional lead to implement new underwriting guidelines where applicable
  • Drive the process of improving risk selection and risk pricing capabilities
  • Process improvements and simplification of existing functions
  • Work with senior stakeholders for both technology and business
Requirements: 
  • Bachelor Degree Holder
  • Minimum 5 years of Underwriting working experience in General Insurance sector, Property & Casualty, Motor experience preferred
  • Good understanding of class specific underwriting and development reinsurance knowledge, relevant market conditions and broad knowledge in insurance industry
  • Great connections and relationships with clients and brokers
  • Proficient in MS Office including Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Good command in English, Cantonese and Mandarin