Underwriter - Engineering Insurance
Snr Underwriter - Insurance
Moving Heads Personnel is an owner managed business and has been in operation since January 1997.
Underwriting of facultative engineering business, including assessing the risks, evaluating and providing reinsurance terms and conditions, in accordance with the applicable underwriting authority, underwriting guidelines, internal directives, targets and client strategies.
Develop and grow a sustainable book of business and exploiting new business potentials through active development of relationships vis-a-vis clients and brokers.
Develop innovative insurance solutions and products in addition to conventional covers in close cooperation with other business units - "can do mindset”.
Providing expert advice to Regional Treaty Underwriters.
Organize and conduct seminars/workshops for clients and internal staff, providing clients with value-added services.
Organize and conduct surveys of large/complex engineering risks for clients, including preparing internal and external reports (if required).
Evaluate special treaty acceptance requests by cedants for treaty team from a technical point of view.
Execute portfolio performance and market analysis.
Maintain and expand technical and market know-how for both internal and external stakeholders.
Provide support to Operational Management and technical / mentorship support to team and junior staff members.
BSC Engineering, plus 5 years practical field experience
Minimum of 5 years professional experience in Engineering (re)insurance with sound technical underwriting
abilities and know-how.
Basic knowledge with other Lines of business would be an added advantage
Insurance & Reinsurance Market Intelligence
Preparedness to travel with a passion for conducting business in Sub Sahara Africa.
Capabilities and passion to actively conduct and solicit business opportunities.
Good IT and analytical skills.
Conscientious business acumen, creativity.
Good communication, negotiation and presentation skills.
Entrepreneurial mind set