Junior Underwriter Casualty Fac (Financial Lines) for European Markets

Place of work
Mlynské nivy, Bratislava
Contract type
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*

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

About the role

We are looking for a Junior Underwriter Casualty Fac (Financial Lines) for European Markets. Your job will entail examining, underwriting and developing facultative business in accordance with defined marketing objectives and profitability targets. You will be communicating with clients, whilst at the same time managing the portfolios or submissions which have been assigned to you.

Main tasks:
• Originating, analysing, pricing and underwriting of facultative risks will fall under your remit, as well deploying capacity appropriately according to risk quality and the Group guidelines.
• You will market and promote Swiss Re vis-à-vis clients and brokers, with the aim of developing personal relationships and will be expected to apply your communication skills and product knowledge.
• You will be a integrated member of the client team. Across different Lines of business and cross functional you will interact with client managers, market underwriters and treaty underwriters to create and leverage the market.
• Sustainably developing the facultative book with core business as well as support on new innovative solutions for our clients.
• Furthermore, you will be required to comply with guidelines such as underwriting and pricing framework and the Code of Conduct.
Your performance will be measured based on bottom line results.

About the team

We are a diverse team with very high level of entrepreneurial spirit, energy and expertise, that we aim to compliment and strengthen together with your support.

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) or German - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

Professional / educational experience:
• University degree
• 3 to 5 years of experience in underwriting
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and German, Russian is an advantage
• Experienced to work in an international environment

Personal skills:
• Outstanding team player who can work independently and takes responsibility for making decisions
• You see yourself as a sales person and dealmaker
• Open-minded, trustworthy, enthusiastic and curious to learn
• Solution and result oriented, ability to deliver, pragmatic

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*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.


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

ID: 3446680   Dátum zverejnenia: 23.8.2018   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*