We have a really exciting opportunity which will suit someone who is ambitious and looking to add an international edge to their career. Our client is a multinational insurer, based in Brussels in Belgium who are hiring for a new job opportunity as a Pricing Underwriter in their Actuarial and Underwriting Department. This is an excellent opportunity to join a global insurance company with the the prospect of a global stage underwriting a large international book of business for the company. If you are looking to take the next step up in your career, with the opportunity to combine this with international experience, then this role is for you.
The role will involve working as a Pricing Underwriter and you will report to the Chief Actuary of the organisation. The role will involve acting as an advisor and decision maker on group life, medical and disability quotes and supervision of a network of pricing underwriters. The role will involve working alongside the Senior Underwriter.
Pricing Underwriter – What background and experience will the company consider?
- A trainee or part qualified actuary, ideally with experience of pricing or product development in some capacity. An actuary will have the technical ability for the role and it is a great option to consider for those in particular who are no longer interested in sitting the exams.
- An individual with experience of underwriting employee benefits or group schemes, health or medical underwriting.
- Other – there may be other candidates suited to this role depending on individual background. For example, Maths graduates or graduates from numerate discipline such as Engineering with 2+ years of work experience may be considered depending on their experience
Having experience working in life or health insurance, or experience with employee benefits or group schemes, is a strong advantage. However they will consider any insurance or financial services background as long as you have the right technical background – be it underwriting or pricing related with strong mathematical ability and a can do attitude. If this role sounds like something you might be interested in, please do get in touch and I am happy to deal with any questions or queries on this.
The organisation is looking for a candidate who is dynamic, ambitious and with a go getter attitude. You should be eager to learn and develop, and support will be given to you in order to help you achieve your goals. You should also be technically and mathematically strong with the ability to multitask effectively and work in a fast-paced environment. This role also requires strong communication skills and fluency in English.
If you would like to receive the full role profile and details for this opportunity, please contact Danielle Ward at email@example.com or by phoning 0035315311400.