Junior Professional Indemnity & Liability Underwriter (Ref: SSJPILU)

Position in the Insurance sector in Bedfordview - Gauteng
Posted On Tuesday 6 June 2023
Job Description:

Main job function

Insurance underwriters analyse risk in insurance proposals, determine policy terms and calculate premiums on the basis of actuarial, statistical and background information.


AIISA or working towards completing of qualification FAIS compliant

Must have Liability underwriting experience Minimum 3 years’ experience.

Salary negotiable depending on experience.


Essential functions (in no particular order)

Major Responsibilities:

                 Ensuring that policies and amendments are issued without error within 2 days.

                 Checking all documentation to ensure correctness before processing.

                 Quotations & Rating

                 Processing of new policies according to procedures.

                 Ensure all Renewal & Renewal Invites are done timeously.

                 Processing endorsements.

                 Handling queries from Credit Control department.

                 Cancellation of policies.

                 Handling queries from brokers – Turnaround time of 24 hours

                 General correspondence with broker via e-mail, fax or telephone.

                 Diarize issues that need to be followed up.

                 Ensure filing of closings and schedules according to  procedure. General office administration.

                 Develop relationships with clients and ensure high level of service

                 Assist with streamlining processes in the underwriting department

                 Assist with underwriting queries internal and external – Turnaround time 24 hours

                 Comply with the PI & Liability Treaty arrangement

                 Ensure all risks are written within our Treaty limits

                 No declined risks are accepted or renewed

                 Perform all other functions as required or requested within reason


                 Technical training for Brokers


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 Sharon Smit