22d ago

Commercial Underwriter

Hays | Insurance

Base pay $70k - $75k
Permanent Standard business hours
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Full job description

Your new company
Work for one of Australia's largest insurers!

Your new role
The Underwriting position would suit someone who thrives in a high-performance team and enjoys working with people. This role will see you regularly communicating with brokers with a strong focus on building relationships with various stakeholders. You will be required to work collaboratively in the team and produce quality technical underwriting.

Key Responsibilities

  • Understand the Commercial & Agri business plan and how your role contributes towards the plan.
  • Underwrite insurance risks in line with product guidelines.
  • Deliver timely service outcomes for partners and stakeholders in line with agreed standards
  • Develop strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ensure ways of working are in line with nationally agreed policies and protocols
  • Referring more complex risks to Lead Underwriters or higher underwriting licence holders.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Underwriting or Broking Experience with a previous focus on commercial underwriting is highly preferred.
  • Have up to date knowledge of the insurance industry and products.
  • Have a strong understanding of Risk Management principles and be able to translate this to Risk Analysis and Selection.
  • Strong work ethic and ability to work autonomously.
  • Ability to develop successful working relationships with stakeholders and other team members.
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

What you'll get in return

  • Exceptional employee benefits!
  • Flexible working conditions.
  • First class training and support.
  • Career progression opportunities.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Job details
Date posted
15 Jun 2022
Base pay
$70k - $75k
Work type
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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