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Underwriter (Insurance)


Our client in the Insurance Industry is looking to hire an Underwriter.


Duties and Responsibilities

Key Task and Accountability

·         Achieve targeted underwriting profit by assistance and performance of underwriting skills by underwriting medium to high complexity risk.

·         Growth and retention of business

·         Contribute to proposition development.

·         Provide qualitative service levels to internal and external stake holders.

·         Teamwork



Qualifications & Experience:

·         Grade 12

·         Minimum of 3 years technical expertise in underwriting, preferably in commercial underwriting

·         FAIS compliant, 60 credits

·         Must have RE


·         Sound understanding and knowledge of South African Insurance/re-insurance market,

·         Sound knowledge of how to optimise underwriting performance at a policy and portfolio level,

·         Sound knowledge of statutory and legislative requirements

·         Expert technical knowledge and understanding of underwriting principles,

·         Commercial, Financial, and business acumen


·         Good relationship building skills,

·         Excellent verbal and written skills

·         Strong People management skills

·         Strong Numeracy skills

·         Strong underwriting skills

·         Strong analytical skills

·         Strong leadership skills

·         Sound interpersonal skills

·         Computer literacy : sound Excel skills preferable

·         Leadership

·         Problem solving



·         Problem solving

·         Technical expertise

·         Analysis

·         Concern for Excellence

·         Customer Service Orientation

·         Engagement: Impact/presence/rapport


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Posted 2023-04-04

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