SME Underwriter

Last updated 11 days ago
Location:North Sydney

Job Summary

Are you the kind of person who enjoys analysing risk and thrives on building relationships with key stakeholders and business partners? Are you interested in building a long-term career in an evolving industry protecting business around Australia? This role could be just what you are looking for.

As an SME Underwriter within our General Insurance business, you will support the Underwriting Manager to grow and maintain a profitable SME portfolio by delivering a market leading level of underwriting to support our brokers.

Job Accountabilities

You will learn to evaluate risk across a broad range of industries and lines of insurance. You will build and manage broker relationships; support and assist marketing initiatives, whilst maintaining a profitable portfolio.

To be successful in this role you will have a learning mindset, an ability to assess and interpret information, the capability to manage stakeholder relationships and a customer centric focus.

You will need strong communication skills to provide effective delivery of risk management decisions and strategies. You will need to be able to multitask with the aid of market-leading technology platforms in a fast-paced environment. You will be provided with a comprehensive induction training programme and ongoing support from an experienced team.

About Zurich

As you make a difference and have real impact on business outcomes, you will feel the support of being part of a strong and stable company. As a long-standing player in the insurance industry, we make every effort to address the career development needs and plans of our employees to ensure their success in the future. In addition, Zurich is proud of its corporate and social responsibility and offers every employee an annual volunteer day.

So make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported. Love what you do. Work with us. Apply today!

Are you interested in working for a company that values its people and put's its customers and employees at the heart of everything we do? Are you looking for growth opportunities beyond simply a career? Then Zurich could be just the place for you!

Our people are the heart & soul of Zurich. Together we are committed to delivering on our purpose - Let’s Create a Brighter Future Together!

Our ambition is to become one of the most responsible and impactful businesses in the world. To get there we hire and develop the best talent available. With Zurich, you can expect to work on challenges that will help you grow and to collaborate with a diverse and inclusive global team.

People are Zurich’s most important asset. Their varied skills, perspectives and experiences drive innovation. And they reflect the breadth and diversity of our customers, suppliers, communities and investors around the world. We are committed to attracting and retaining talented individuals from a variety of backgrounds and experiences. Zurich does not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, religion, national origin, sex, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy or other characteristics protected by applicable law.

  • Location(s): AU - North Sydney
  • Remote working: No
  • Schedule: Full Time
  • Recruiter name: Thea Tillson
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