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Senior Commercial Underwriter – Reference SSSCU



  • Assist with tasks as received from Senior Management
  • Assist with technical investigation on Loss Ratio and in-depth claims analysis, corrective actions to be implemented, cancellation discussions with team members and where needed, brokers as well.
  • Processing and preparation of quotations, endorsements, amendments, new policy activations, cancellations to be loaded on the TIAL system.
  • Assist with technical underwriting on queries on business occupations,
  • Assist with the handling of broker queries, assisting
  • Assist underwriting manager with ad hoc requests for underwriting and claims in the Commercial

New Business

  • Promoting the company name, it’s capacity and abilities, improving relationships, assisting marketers with complex commercial underwriting matters and

Risk Surveys

  • Assisting in communicating and promoting risk survey requirements and making sure correct requirements and underwriting criteria is requested and adhered to both by clients as well as brokers and


  • Assisting the Claims department with Queries on an ad-hoc
  • Ensuring that TCF principles are adhered Sales and Marketing
  • Assisting Marketing staff with queries on an ad-hoc Risk Management
  • Utilizing the business description report to ensure good quality business on the
  • Have technical knowledge on Non-Motor and
  • High Level underwriting queries both internal and external – Turnaround time 24
  • Ensuring that policies and amendments are issued without error within 24
  • Checking all documentation to ensure correctness before Quotations & Rating
  • Processing of new policies according to the companies’ procedures
  • Renewal and renewal invite to be done
  • Processing
  • Handling queries from the Credit control
  • Cancellation of policies
  • Handling queries from brokers – Turnaround time 24
  • General correspondence with brokers via email, fax, or
  • Diarize issues that need to be followed up
  • Ensure filing of closings and schedules according to procedure (electronically) by all Underwriting
  • General Office
  • Develop relationships with clients and ensure high levels of
  • Assist with underwriting queries both internal and external – Turnaround time 24
  • Ensure all risks are written within our Treaty
  • No declined risks are accepted or
  • If required FAC is placed by negotiating with
  • Perform all other functions as required or requested within reason by senior



Minimum education level: Matric


Minimum of 5 yrs. Commercial Underwriting Experience

A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

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