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Underwriting Manager (A&H Benelux) - Rotterdam

Location: Rotterdam Salary: €Competitive/Negotiable
Type: Permanent Contact: Mouna Kaess
Posted: 17 days ago

My client, a wordlwide leading insurer, is currently seeking an Underwriting Manager (A&H, Benelux) , for their rapidly expanding office in Rotterdam. 

The Underwriting Manager will manage and oversee the direction, best practice and Profit and Loss of the A&H product line for the Benelux.

The Underwriting Manager will assist the Manager A&H Benelux to deliver profitable growth across the cluster. This is to be achieved :

  • by developing and managing the underwriting for the business, through the management of a team of underwriting managers and underwriters and through the support and guidance to a teams for Corporate & Partnerships with some underwriting authorities,
  • by leading the A&H marketing & product development function, in conjunction with the plans of actions run by the business leaders for Corporate and Partnerships and in alignment with the objectives and initiatives planned for the cluster.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Ensure clear product line segment business strategies and plans are in place and executed.
  • Produce exceptional business results through the monitoring and measurement of appropriate metrics, design and implementation of underwriting processes and product strategies.
  • Work with Manager A&H, Manager Benelux and Regional Underwriting Manager A&H Continental Europe, in order to ensure that the business segment is provided with the best product offering and customer proposition.
  • Identify future opportunities for business growth in region.
  • Contribute towards the performance management of all relevant underwriters in relevant region
  • People Management responsibility for Benelux Underwriting team of 4 people
  • Maintain and monitor Underwriting Standards through an ongoing process of mentoring, auditing, training and development of the companies' underwriting staff. Underwriting staff activity shall be re-aligned toward enhanced business efficiency, and better customer/market oriented contribution to business development
  • Help expanding the business into new areas – moving away from the traditional product profile and distribution channel, by developing new products and services, proposing and assisting distributional innovation

They offer a very competitive salary, company pension, competitive bonus schemes, excellent training and development resources, as well as dynamic and international teams and modern offices in central key locations across the Benelux.  

If you are interested in this role, please apply below or contact me for a confidential discussion.