Underwriter Facultative Property (Ref. No.: 86310)

Place of work
Mlynské nivy 12, Bratislava
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

This position is a combination of underwriting and client interaction – two highly demanding areas that requires a very flexible approach – and you will be communicating directly with clients and brokers.
As an Iberia Fac Property Underwriter, you will be based in Bratislava (Slovakia) and become an integral part of the Underwriting Team in Zurich (Switzerland); having continuous interaction among the underwriters and line manager.

What does the role offer?
• Possibility to work with the most advanced underwriting technical skills.
• Assessing a variety of individual risks by utilizing data research and Swiss Re rating models.
• Establishing both professional and personal relationships with clients and brokers.
• Being integrated as a member of the facultative underwriting team, means as well having the opportunity to develop a professional career within the Swiss Re Group.
• Cooperation across different lines of business and cross-functional teams Interaction with client managers, market underwriters and treaty underwriters among Swiss Re staff.
• Creating innovative solutions for our clients and business providers.
• This is a great opportunity, which encourages you to be creative and develop own ideas.

About the Team
We are a diverse and international team with very high level of expertise, energy and entrepreneurial spirit, that we aim to compliment and strengthen together with your support.
Whilst we build on our relationship with our clients we share our expertise and know-how with the objective to bring value for the client, the underwriting community and Swiss Re. This is also helping us to gather more experience and develop ourselves.

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards

Minimum base salary for this job from 1500 EUR gross/month/full time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.*

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

We are happy to meet you if you:
• Hold University degree, preferably in Economics, Engineering or Science.
• Have 3 to 5 years of experience in the Insurance industry with knowledge of the Spanish Market: Brokers and Cedants.
• Have excellent verbal and written communication skills both in English and Spanish, any additional language is an asset.
• Are pragmatic, solution and result oriented, with strong analytical and organizational skills.
• Are attracted by working in a very agile international environment. Travelling is part of the job and requires a certain level of flexibility.
• Commercial mind-set with strong negotiation skills.
• You are a team player, who also works independently and takes responsibility for making decisions.
• Show positive attitude, high degree of motivation and proven collaborative behavior.

*We are required by law to disclose basic wage component (minimum salary) for the advertised positions. We carefully consider your professional competencies, qualifications and experience in our compensation package and/or when offering you other positions. Our compensation philosophy is to pay fairly, also considering market situation and the value employees may bring to Swiss Re.

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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
811 09 Bratislava


Contact person: Zuzana Janostiakova

ID: 3278292   Dátum zverejnenia: 28.10.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Minimum base salary for this job from 1500 EUR gross/month/full time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.*