Senior Underwriter Job Vacancy at Old Mutual

Full Time

Website Old Mutual

Old Mutual Limited (OML) is a premium African financial services group that offers a broad spectrum of financial solutions to retail and corporate customers across key markets in 14 countries.

Senior Underwriter Job Vacancy at Old Mutual

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Job Description

The purpose of the role is to assess, price and determine terms for risks presented within set standards of service in a manner to ensure quality selection of risks and timely service to client and carry out all aspects of Insurance policy administration function in respect of Underwriting Department.

Must be multi skilled with the ability to mentor and train jnr underwriters and have high technical knowledge.

  • Ability to asses, review, price and determine terms for risks through acceptance of proposals which meet company underwriting standards within the delegated authority
  • Analytical and able to assess and review proposal forms, risk notes, policy wordings by confirming correctness within the acceptable underwriting standards
  • Promptness in attending all customers enquiries and provide prompt feedback
  • Qualities of self-leadership and accountability
  • Able to monitor accuracy of business captured in the system
  • Monitor the quantity and quality of work done with Zero errors
  • Ensure adherence to all the processes, procedures and controls within the company
  • Ensure Reinsurance allocations are done properly as per treaty
  • Ensure timely placement of all businesses requiring facultative reinsurance placements
  • Proper knowledge in filing and record keeping system


Accountability, Analytical Thinking, Insurance, Policy Administration, Technical Knowledge, Underwriting


Bachelors Degree (B): Actuarial Science (Required), Bachelors Degree (B): Insurance (Required)

Closing Date

21 June 2024

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