Underwriting Associate

Place of work
Mlynské nivy, Bratislava
Contract type
Wage (gross)
From 1 100 EUR/monthMinimum base salary for this job from 1100 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 candidates who will support Corporate Solutions underwriting units in their daily business tasks. Within a fast-paced environment, this role provides you with a chance to define your own decisions when dealing with complex underwriting tasks.

Core responsibilities:

- High level of interaction and coordination with team members
- Work closely with underwriters, experts and other departments in order to handle tasks on time with high quality
- Prioritize the workload in order to meet audit SLA and accuracy requirements
- Review, check and gather insurance and legal documentation and reflect corresponding terms and conditions into the systems
- Review insurance documentations for accuracy and completeness
- Create and maintain electronic records following established guidelines and processes
- Make sure the data entered have supporting documentation attached
- Maintain and update the risk information
- Accountable to deliver timely and accurate business processing also during peak times
- Involvement/ leading of the projects/ initiatives, trainings

Additional Responsibilities:

- Regularly monitor the contracts which will be due/ are due for processing
- Compile, sort, review and verify data accuracy using source documents, detect errors, and initiate correction while following-up with customer or process owner regarding any inconsistencies found.
- Enter and maintain information in systems and tools, including documents, process changes and associated open/completed tasks
- Follow-up on outstanding documents or items, per guidelines
- Perform assigned rule-based tasks following standard operating procedures
- Perform other position related tasks (e.g. participation in projects, initiatives, etc.) as instructed by Supervisor

Information about the selection process

*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.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. Our aim is to live visible and invisible diversity – diversity of age, race, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, physical abilities, personalities and experiences – at all levels and in all functions and regions. We also collaborate in a flexible working environment, providing you with a compelling degree of autonomy to decide how, when and where to carry out your tasks.

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Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Personality requirements and skills

About You
- Bachelor's Degree/Master's degree
- Knowledge and understanding of Re-/ Insurance business is a plus
- Proficient in English (reading, written and verbal);
- Other European language (at least ability to read and understand) is a major advantage (Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Nordic or any other untypical language is preferred)
- Profound computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office Package
- Awareness of administrative procedures and general economic principles
- Focus on details
- Ability to easily interpret the terms and conditions of the legal document
- Excellent reading comprehension, verbal and written communication skills
- Applies knowledge to technical and processing tasks through daily activities and responsibilities
- Ability to provide administrative and technical support for the respective business unit
- 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
- Ability to adapt fast growth, change and demand
- Actively contributing to the team spirit


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

1700 and more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Management AG
Mlynske nivy 12
821 08 Bratislava
Learn more about working in Swiss Re Slovakia.


Contact person: Phillip Stubna

ID: 3935288  Dátum zverejnenia: 9.7.2020  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 100 EUR/month