Underwriting associate with English + European language

Place of work
Contract type
Start date
by agreement
Salary offered (gross)
by agreement

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Core Responsibilities:
• Work closely with underwriters, experts and other departments in order to handle tasks on time with high quality
• Review, check and gather insurance and legal documentation
• Review insurance submission data for accuracy and completeness
• Reflect insurance policy terms, conditions into the systems
• Prioritize the workload in order to meet audit SLA and accuracy requirements
• Make sure the data entered have supporting documentation attached
• Interpret and manipulate non-standard submission data for the risk to be appropriately modeled
• Determine the appropriate Property Industry Classification of the insured assets through a review of their operations and discussions with underwriting team
• Reflect insurance policy terms and conditions into the costing tools
• Identify and input secondary modifiers relevant for the costing
• Ensure that the entered values are correct
• Assess risk through our pricing models, interpret results and form recommendations
• Maintain and update the risk information
• Support underwriting teams with other costing related tasks (such as premium calculation
• Natural Catastrophes analysis, preparing data for 4-eye review, etc.)
• Maintain and update the SOP to reflect the business requirements and portfolio specifics

Additional Responsibilities:
• Regularly monitor the contracts which will be due/ are due for processing
• Enter and maintain information in systems and tools, including documents, process changes and associated open/completed tasks following established guidelines and processes
• Interaction and coordination with team members and stakeholders
• Perform other position related tasks (e.g. participation in projects, initiatives, etc.) as instructed by supervisor
• Achievement of Key Performance Indicators

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

• Bachelor's Degree/Master´s degree
• Relevant job experience is a plus

Relevant professional experience:
• Knowledge and understanding of Re-/ Insurance business is a plus

• Excellent communication skills (reading, written and verbal)
• Proficient in English, + any other European language is a must

• Demonstrates profound computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office Package (special focus on Excel)
• Demonstrates intermediate level of math, administrative procedures and general economic principles
• Demonstrates ability to easily interpret the terms and conditions of the legal document, administrative procedures and general economic principles
• Demonstrates logical and analytical thinking, ability to connect dots, ability to identify and report problems or errors while working with significant amounts of detailed information
• Applies knowledge to technical and processing tasks through daily activities and responsibilities
• Excellent reading comprehension, verbal and written communication skills
• Accountable to deliver timely and accurate business processing also during peak times
• Ability to adapt to fast growth, peak times, change and demand
• Ability to work both independently or collaboratively while establishing priorities; ability to handle multiple tasks in a rapidly evolving environment
• Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills and ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with people in a multi-cultural environment


Brief description of the company

As the world's leading reinsurance company, Swiss Reinsurance Company, based in Zurich, Switzerland, we specialize in covering concepts in capital and risk management.
We combine financial strength with experience, knowledge and creative thought to exploit new opportunities in the interests of our clients, staff and shareholders. Opportunities for you. Opportunities for us.
Website: www.swissre.com

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Management AG
Mlynské Nivy 12
81109 Bratislava

ID: 2121427   Dátum zverejnenia: 10.10.2016