• Competitive
  • Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Aston Carter AUS
  • 2019-03-19

Underwriter - Retail Life

  • Full time
  • Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • 19 Mar 19

Underwriter - Retail Life

Summary

A fantastic opportunity has opened up at one of Australia's biggest financial services businesses for an experienced Senior Underwriter in the Retail sector. The organisation is committed to providing their customers with tailored cover through a broad product suite and supporting their staff with a team first culture and flexible working arrangements.

Duties
  • Assess and underwrite new life insurance risk applications in line with company policy and philosophy.
  • Develop and maintain key stakeholder relationships with internally and externally - including with financial advice practices
  • Use negotiation and influencing techniques to deliver desirable outcomes for both the business and their customers
  • Apply sound and innovative underwriting principals to all major life insurance product lines - in particular, IP and Trauma

Skills and Experience
  • 3+ years experience in Retail Life Insurance underwriting particularly IP and Trauma
  • Sound financial and medical underwriting judgement
  • Capable to work well in a team and autonomously
  • Ability to proactively build and maintain stakeholder relationships both internally and externally
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
For more information, you can call Martin Basher in our Melbourne office on (03) 99180945 quoting Job Reference 509998 alternatively, apply here to register your interest.