Commercial Technical Manager (Ref: KHCTM)
Remuneration: Market Related

Position in the Insurance sector in Bedfordview - Gauteng
Posted On Monday 23 September 2019
Job Description:

Underwriting Managers urgently looking to hire a Commercial Technical Manager. To start January 2020

Main job function

Competent with regards to knowledge and experience to check the work quality of staff who issue policies, amendments and processes without error immediately

Streamline processes in the underwriting department

Assisting in ensuring that the loss ratios are reduced with good underwriting

Risk Management

Ensure underwritings focus efforts on sources of healthy growth

Utilizing the underwriting criteria to ensure good quality business on the books

High level underwriting queries internal and external - Turnaround time 24 hours

Ensuring that policies and amendments are issued without error within 24 hours

Checking all documentation to ensure accuracy before processing

Sign off on quotations and ratings of risks

Processing of new policies

Renewal & Renewal Invites Supervision

Processing endorsements

Processing the cancellation of policies

Handling queries from Credit Control department

Handling queries from brokers - Turnaround time within 24hours

Assist with underwriting and claim queries internal and external - Turnaround time immediately

Develop relationships with clients and ensure high level of service

Ensure all risks are written within their Treaty limits

Ensure no declined risks are accepted or renewed

Excellent knowledge of facultative placements

Training of staff

Perform all other functions as required or requested within reason


Related tertiary education is an advantage

Matric / Grade 12 Essential

FAIS Compliant with the relevant qualifications and RE5 exam - Non-negotiable


Knowledge of Commercial, motor and non-motor risks, including competitive underwriting and rating, insurance operations, regulatory environment, reinsurance, account management

Minimum 8 years’ experience in Commercial motor and non-motor - Non-negotiable

Must have Technical knowledge on the underwriting of Non-Motor and Motor Commercial risks

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.

Please contact Kay Henderson