OUTsurance Jobs Centurion – Chief Underwriter (Life)

Website OUTsurance

Job Description:

OUTsurance is a customer-centric and dynamic financial services company with a global foot print and a proud history of innovation. We are vibrant, successful and values orientated with an awesome dynamic culture encapsulated by the ethos that clients and staff “always get something OUT.” Our success can be attributed, amongst other things, to the outstanding people that work for us.

We are looking for a Chief Underwriter to lead our small yet very experienced team. As chief underwriter, you will be required to guide and grow the team, as we expand product ranges and distribution channels in a very fast paced environment. You will also need to assist in leading the growth into face-to-face distribution, including interaction with financial advisers. In this capacity you will be required to help craft and communicate our underwriting philosophy. Additionally, you will also need to provide input on underwriting non-disclosures at claims stage.


Job Requirements:

  • Minimum of 10 years’ underwriting experience
  • Ability to interact with financial advisers including roadshows, complaints handling and general queries
  • Exposure to digital/e-underwriting would be an advantage
  • Claims exposure would be an advantage
  • Strong technical underwriting background
  • Ability to underwrite life, lump sum disability, Income Protection, Critical illness
  • Large case and business insurance knowledge preferable
  • Sound knowledge of financial underwriting
  • Ability to set standard for difference product ranges
  • Current underwriting authority limit at least R30million
  • Leadership skills
  • Experience in managing a team
  • Ability to Train and develop team

Job Details:

Company: OUTsurance

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Centurion

Application Deadline: N/A


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