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Assistant Underwriter

Role: Assistant Underwriter
Location: Auckland
Term: Full-time

QBE is one of the top 20 global general insurers and is recognised as Australia’s largest international insurance and reinsurance company, with operations in 37 countries around the world.

We are looking for a well-organised person who works well in a small team of underwriters and is able to develop strong relationships, internally and externally with our broker clients.

The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to excellence in client service and administration, and the drive to work as part of a high-performing team.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Manage portfolio of renewals in accordance with level of experience
  • Support underwriters with new business and renewals, and providing quotations in a timely and professional manner within agreed underwriting parameters and service standards
  • Administrative duties and tasks as required
  • Relationship development, including visitations where appropriate, with brokers
  • Positively contributing to the profitable growth of QBE’s liability/professional lines portfolio
  • Responding to enquiries in a timely and professional manner
  • Develop and share knowledge of broker processes and procedures to strengthen our service delivery
  • Ownership of and involvement in team projects as required

 To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • A minimum of two years in insurance, ideally with some underwriting experience
  • An ability to prioritise tasks in order to meet deadlines
  • A hunger for team success
  • A passion for personal development
  • Excellent communication skills, problem-solving and process improvement experience
  • Relevant insurance or tertiary qualifications (desirable)

You will be provided with a competitive salary package and benefits, in an environment that offers support and encourages career development and learning.

QBE recognises and supports a range of flexible work arrangements to promote a better family/life/work balance.

Applicants will be required to provide evidence of their eligibility to work in New Zealand, and at a minimum be required to undertake police and basic credit checks as a condition of employment.

If you are a QBE employee, please inform your manager before applying.

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Summary

Classification:
Underwriting
Reference:
211921
Salary:
Not Specified
Work Type:
Full Time
Location:
Auckland
Date Posted:
03/08/2017
Closing Date:
02/09/2017
Advertiser:
QBE