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Senior Underwriter – Environmental Impairment Liability (Sydney)

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Job Type: Permanent
Job Area: Environmental Impairment Liability
Applications Close: 31.05.2018

  • Global company
  • Competitive salary package
  • Career development opportunities
  • Teamwork culture
  • Sydney based

We currently have an exciting opportunity to join our Environmental Impairment Liability (EIL) team as a Senior Underwriter reporting to the Senior Underwriter, Environmental Impairment Liability.

This is a permanent role commencing as soon as possible and is based in Sydney.

About the role – you will be responsible for:
  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with brokers and clients to facilitate the marketing
  • and sale and training of the LIU brand and products.
  • Reviewing, rating and underwriting new business and renewal business by reviewing and negotiating policy terms/conditions including manuscript wording;
  • Executing selling and negotiation strategies to ensure profitability of assigned EIL product line;
  • Fostering cross marketing opportunities and working closely with internal departments to deliver a complete service;
  • Liaising closely with other product line underwriters, and claims teams in order to provide top level customer service;
  • Contributing to an effective team environment by interacting professionally with all team members and providing development, support and assistance as required.
About you - you will have:
  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience of underwriting concepts, practices, procedures and techniques, including, but not limited to coverage issues, product lines, marketing, computers and product competition within the marketplace;
  • Highly proficient relationship building skills;
  • Strong teamwork philosophy and capability – within own team and across the organization;
  • Strong verbal and written communications and organizational skills;
  • Advanced negotiation, analytical and decision making skills;
  • Ability to work independently and autonomously;
  • Significant previous relevant experience in the General (non-Life) Insurance industry.
  • Significant previous relevant experience in an aligned role with a broker or insurance company.
  • Tertiary qualifications in an Environmental discipline would be desirable.
How to apply:

If you believe you can make a positive contribution to our team, and want to be a part of LIU’s exciting future, please apply now – we would love to hear from you.


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