Professional Indemnity & Liability Senior Underwriter (Ref: KHPILSU)
Remuneration: Market Related

Position in the Insurance sector in Bedfordview - Gauteng
Posted On Friday 6 March 2020
Job Description:

Large Insurance company based in JHB East urgently seeks Senior PI & L Underwriter to join the team

 Please email applications to


Main job function

Handling queries from credit control department.

Develop strong relationships with clients as well as brokers and ensure high level of service.

Assist with streamlining processes in the underwriting department.

Comply with the PI & Liability Treaty arrangement.

Technical knowledge of PI& Liability products including director and officer’s liability.

High level handling and resolving underwriting internal / external queries.

Be able to handle accounts and financial related queries.

Meticulous and attention to detail.

Service Orientated.

Training of staff and brokers from time to time.

Assist with claims.

Liaise with Claims Manager.

Maintain High Level of Service Level Agreements with Brokers and Clients.

Maintain turn around times of 24 – 48 hours.


Must have Matric, Rep Certificate and be working toward KI Certificate and be FAIS compliant

AIISA (or equivalent – minimum NQF level 6) or working towards completing of qualification


Minimum 3 - 5 years’ experience      

Must have Liability and /or Professional Indemnity Background.

Preferably studying towards Insurance qualification.

Robust verbal, presentation and written communication skills.

Strong relationship building skills / presentation skills and attention to thoroughness and detail.

Excellent organizational skills.

Ability to respond appropriately to unexpected challenges and shifting priorities.

Ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously.

Create a “solution-based” environment.

Proficient in MS programs including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

Must have a proven track record of personal and departmental budget achievement both       Written and earned.


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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