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Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Resolution Insurance Senior Underwriter (General Insurance Business) Career in Kenya
Resolution Insurance Company Ltd is a general insurer offering innovative and responsive insurance solutions.
We have learned to adapt in this constantly changing society, and develop comprehensive products that are relevant to our clients.
We currently have over 60,000 members in our fold and have partnered with over 500 medical service providers across East Africa; a strong network of hospitals, clinics and doctors.
The Resolution Insurance brand is energetic and trendy.
In pursuit of our ambitious growth plan, we are looking to fill the position below:
Senior Underwriter – General Insurance Business
Reporting to the Assistant Underwriting Manager, the Senior Underwriter’s overall purpose will be to supervise timely and accurate Quotations, monitor risk acceptance and underwriting documentation and ensure acquisition of profitable business.
He/She will also be responsible for assisting management in supervising underwriting operations and ensuring good customer service to our intermediaries and clients.
Key Responsibility Areas:
Ensure that systems, procedures and standards applicable to underwriting operations adhered to
Prepare quotations in a timely manner to assist in business acquisition
Ensure policy documents are issued within the set turnaround times and communicate with agents/brokers/clients on confirmation of receipt of policy documents, endorsements and other policy related documentation.
Oversee timely dispatch of renewal notices and follow up of renewal business to ensure retention
Maintain effective business relationships, with both internal and external customers, to ensure effective delivery of service
Signing of accountable documents within the authority limit as per the agreed and give them legal effect
Assessment, management and rating of risks to ensure we accept and retain quality business
Continually review the performance of accounts/products and advise the Technical Manager
Enforce credit control and effect cancellation for policies not paid for to ensure that premium is paid for risks accepted. Liaise with Finance department on premium payments, invoicing, receipting and allocations.
Preparing monthly performance reports and provide a business analysis of the same
Respond to customer queries and complaints
Train and mentor Underwriters to ensure motivation
Manage all the departments ICT projects to ensure desired needs are addressed
Keep a record of identified risks and discuss preventive measures with the Technical manager
Resolve internal audit recommendations with liaison with the Technical Manager
Qualifications and Experience:
IIK/CII Diploma in insurance
3-5 years relevant work experience in underwriting in a general insurance company
Excellent communication and analytical skills
Well developed computer skills
Excellent research and report writing skills
Ability to work responsibly with or without direct supervision.
Strong Customer Service and interpersonal skills
If you believe you are a team player and would be a valuable resource to this ever growing brand, kindly visit our careers page on www.resolution.co.ke by Close of Business on Monday 27th February 2017.
Applications should be made strictly through the careers portal.