Short Term Commercial Insurance Underwriter (CR154)

Full Time
  • Post Date: 29 October 2018
  • Apply Before: 23 November 2018
Job Description

Our client is looking for a thorough Short Term Commercial Insurance Underwriter to determine potential clients’ risk factors and to establish the terms of coverage. The successful candidate must be hardworking, diligent and detailed orientated. Client centred approach to business is key.


•Review insurance applications for compliance and adherence

•Assess clients’ background information and financial status

•Liaise with specialists to gather information and opinions

•Draw up a quotes for competitive insurance premiums

•Negotiate and define the specific terms of insurance policies with brokers or policyholders

•Keep detailed records of policies underwritten and decisions made

•Develop and maintain a profitable book of business for the insurer

•Follow applicable insurance laws


•5 years proven Short Term Commercial insurance underwriting experience 

•Sensible judgement and attention to detail

•Confident decision making skills

•Excellent knowledge of Commercial insurance policies and ability to relate policy provisions to the loss exposures

•Proven numeracy and statistical skills

•Insurance diploma or certification

•After hours availability when required


R15 000 – R30 000 per month Negotiable, depending on experience.

Please use the following reference number in the subject line of your email:  CR154 when applying for this position. Please submit your CV in Word Format to  Kindly consider your application unsuccessful should you not receive feedback within 1 week.