As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London...
As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London in 1976, we've been bringing jobseekers and employers together for more than 30 years. London listed, we opened our first Asian office in Hong Kong in 1994 and currently we have offices in all major business hubs across the APAC region, including Australia, Singapore, Tokyo, Malaysia, India, Taiwan, Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Pudong and Suzhou.

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Senior Underwriter - Life Insurance

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 10 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Insurance
Job function Insurance > Underwriting
Published On 04/11/2016
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Opportunity to join an international insurance firm in a senior underwriter position

Client Details

Our client is an international insurance firm specializing in life insurance for high networth clients. Currently it is looking for a high calibre candidate to join its underwriting team.

Description

Job responsibilities:
  • Approve life insurance applications up to a certain authority, give medical and financial opinions and make decisions on whether to accept or reject the case
  • Review and recommend the insurance coverage and ensure compliance with the limit authority and guideline
  • Respond to underwriting request within a set service pledge and communicate the underwriting decisions to the business
  • Prepare cases for reinsurers to facilitate final offer to the business
  • Work with the team to review and revise underwriting procedures and manuals
  • Participate in ad hoc projects related to process enhancement, UAT etc


Profile

Suitable candidates should have:
  • Bachelor degree in Finance, Business or related disciplines, nursing and medical background will be an advantage
  • At least 10 years of experience in life underwriting, experience in high net worth underwriting is a plus
  • Good communication skills and experience in liaising with distribution partners
  • Good command of spoken and written English
  • LOMA, CII, ALU/ALUCA would be an advantage
  • Ability to work under pressure


Job Offer

Successful candidates will be offered competitive salary package, including annual leave, medical insurance etc.

To apply online please click the Apply button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Juliana Hoi-Li Chung on +852 2848 9513