Assistant Underwriter - Accident & Health - 12M FTC

Job Title: Assistant Underwriter - Accident & Health - 12M FTC
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: 2690340
Contact Name: Becky Hyndman
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 08, 2018 09:17

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Underwriter to join a highly regarded, leading Insurer. As part of the A&H team you will be responsible for assisting 2 Senior Underwriters with a renewal book of business, responding to new quote requests and managing queries from Brokers.

You will report directly to the Team Leader, will receive excellent support and be encouraged to reach your full potential. You will get the opportunity to develop new skills and relationships within the local market.    

About the role:
  • Providing admin support to 2 Senior Underwriters
  • Processing renewals, endorsements and new quotes 
  • Managing incoming email correspondence and responding to telephone enquiries
  • Building relationships with Brokers to maximise on opportunities
  • Building skills and knowledge of specialist Accident & Health risks
About you:
  • Prior experience working in an Assistant Underwriter role (A&H highly regarded)
  • Confident and outgoing with an excellent telephone manner
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Able to build rapport and establish effective working relationships
  • Strong negotiation and relationship management capabilities 
  • Ability to work to deadlines and on own initiative
Whats on offer:
  • Develop specialised insurance knowledge and advance your underwriting career
  • Fun and friendly team environment with bi-weekly socials
  • 12 month fixed-term contract with potential of permanent role upon completion
If you think you fit the bill and are looking for a new challenge with a leading international insurer, click APPLY now or call Becky on 03 8637 7312.

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