Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG, through its subsidiaries and brand known as Allied World, is a global provider of innovative property, casualty and specialty insurance and reinsurance solutions offering superior client service through a global network of offices and branches. All of Allied...

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG, through its subsidiaries and brand known as Allied World, is a global provider of innovative property, casualty and specialty insurance and reinsurance solutions offering superior client service through a global network of offices and branches. All of Allied World's rated insurance and reinsurance subsidiaries are rated A by A.M. Best Company, A by Standard & Poor's, and A2 by Moody's, and our Lloyd's Syndicate 2232 is rated A by Standard & Poor's and AA- by Fitch. Headquartered in Switzerland, and with over 20 offices across North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific, Allied World strives to provide exceptional service and convenience to our clients and distribution partners. We have over 1,400 employees globally, all of whom are focused on providing superior customer service and creative risk solutions, building long-term, mutually beneficial relationships. Allied World is an Equal Opportunities Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, genetic information, or disability status. Please visit www.awac.com for further information on Allied World.

Senior Underwriter, International Brokers

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Quarry Bay
Employment type Full Time
Benefits Dental plan, 5-day week, Insurance plan, Medical plan, Performance bonus
Industry Insurance
Job function Insurance > Underwriting
Published On 16/06/2018

Job Summary:

This role is mainly responsible for reviewing allocated cases and delivering underwriting decisions, following agreed processes at the designated authority level in order to secure profitable business within the agreed risk appetite.

 

Job Duties:

  • Be a referral point for junior staff members and contribute to peer review processes as required to support and enable the maintenance of an effective control environment
  • Providing advice and guidance to the production of new policy wordings or reviews of existing policy wordings to ensure policy documentation is current and accurate
  • Identifying, recommending and leading or contributing to the development and exploitation of marketing activities and product development initiatives to increase penetration of existing customers and /or expand the business mix
  • Proactively identifying and pursuing up-selling (add-ons) and cross-selling opportunities to maximise profitable revenue potential from new and renewal business and achieve agreed business targets
  • Managing customer interactions in an efficient, courteous and timely manner in order to deliver high standards of customer satisfaction
  • Involve in ad-hoc projects when required by the management

 

Requirements:

  • Degree holder in Business Administration or related disciplines prefer
  • Professional qualification in insurance prefer
  • with minimum 5 years of relevant experience
  • Good relationship management, communication and negotiation skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Positive attitude and ability to handle challenges
  • High proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese

 

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