Tausi Assurance Underwriter Jobs in Kenya

Tausi Assurance Underwriter Jobs in Kenya

Job Vacancy: Underwriter

Ref: TAS/HR/MM/ADV/3749/02

Job Summary

The jobholder is responsible for evaluating applicants for insurance, analyzing their risk profile and calculating the cost implications / premiums.

Essential Functions

  • Ensure that systems, processes, procedures, policies and standards applicable to underwriting and risk management are adhered to.

  • Compute competitive quote in line with underwriting philosophy and discuss with your supervisor before releasing the quote to the client.

  • Examining and scrutinizing insurance proposals forms & risk notes before issuing the policy document.

  • Liaising with insurance brokers and agents in case the proposal form & risk notes are faulty.

  • Ensure policy documents are issued within the set turnaround time and communicate with
    intermediaries on confirmation of receipt of policy documents and any other related documents.

  • Preparing renewal invitation- Renewal notices & Schedules two month to policy expiry.

  • Discuss with supervisor on loss making accounts before sending the renewal invites for guidance.

  • Follow up on renewal instructions to ensure 0%1 renewal retention and obtain reasons
    for cancelation or policy lapsation in case of lost business.

  • Ensure new and lost businesses are updated in our daily report.

  • Issue cover note for businesses held on cover pending the intermediary risk notes/proposal forms.

  • Conducting the in house surveys within 30 days for risks allocated to you and follow up on implementation of risk improvement measures.

  • Dealing with correspondences in accordance with the mail handling procedures
    on issues of

  • Visiting intermediaries and accompanying them when visiting potential clients (on request).

  • Receiving phone calls from clients and attend

  • Keeping detailed and accurate records of policies underwritten and decision made Prepare monthly reports as guided by the supervisor.

  • Over all compliance with risk management framework and company policies Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor.

    Skills and Competences

  • Bachelors’ degree in a business related field
    Diploma ACII/AIIK will be an added advantage

  • At least two years working experience in the insurance industry

  • Computer literate

    Personal Attributes

  • Good communication (written and verbal) skills, including well developed presentation skills.

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Report and minutes writing skills People management

  • IT skills

    How to Apply

    Application letters and copy of current CV in one document with names of and addresses of three referees should be sent by email to hr@tausiassurance.com so as to reach us on or before 19th September 2022.

    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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