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Underwriter - Commercial

Hays Insurance

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Your new company

Be part of a well established company with over 50 years in Australia! Our client pride themselves on the service they provide and are highly regarded across the industry. Due to substantial growth within their commercials team, they are currently searching for 1 or possible 2 experienced Underwriters to join the team! You'll experience a friendly environment working with talented people, where you'll be included and have your capabilities recognised. And you'll be supported to reach your full potential and enjoy an enriching career.

Your new role

  • Assist in the growth and maintenance of profitable, sustainable new business and growth within our business
  • Undertake personal underwriting of the schemes and small to medium sized policies, including new business
  • Deliver professional and efficient customer service to clients, brokers and distribution partners, ensuring internal accessibility at all times
  • Assist the State Manager and Technical Solutions team in maximising the profitability of the company portfolio

What you'll need to succeed

  • You would need to have previous experience working as an Underwriter under Australian regulations
  • Comprehensive understanding of relevant regulatory and/or legislative compliance requirements that affect the organisation
  • Demonstrated enthusiasm and ability to optimise business value to customers by delivering high quality services and positive customer experiences to sustain and enhance the customer base
  • Proven analytical and critical thinking capability to interpret a range of data, identify patterns, trends and links that inform judgements and solutions
  • Pay high attention to detail by completing tasks with thoroughness and accuracy and has the ability to quickly identify errors or inconsistencies within information. Ability to interpret and analyse complex information, extract meaningful insights and evaluate options for decision making
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, capable of communicating with clarity, impact and influence

What you'll get in return

  • Long term contract with the idea to go Permanent
  • Hybrid work conditions
  • Work for an organisation that values its employees
  • Career development
  • Gain experience working within a successful Underwriting team

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
You can also Email Daniel.karmazin@hays.com.au
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Job details
Date posted
22 Oct 2021
Category
Insurance
Occupation
Underwriter
Base pay
$75k - $80k
Work type
Permanent
Job mode
Standard hours
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen / Permanent Resident

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