Marine Underwriter | QLD - Brisbane

Job reference number: ALL/1586871

Marine Underwriter – AM&T (Allianz Marine & Transit) | Location – Flexible      

  • Enhance your career as a Marine Underwriter at a truly specialised Marine Underwriting Agency with a strong Global footprint
  • Flexible location and working arrangements for the right candidate
  • Focus on maintaining and creating strong broker relationships and a profitable underwriting portfolio

AM&T services a large network of brokers nationally to deliver consistent, sustainable marine and transit insurance risk solutions for our broker partners and their clients. The AM&T team works on marine risks across cargo, carriers, commercial hull and marine liabilities.

As an AM&T Marine Underwriter you will be responsible for working with a range of broking houses around the country. You will utilise AM&T's underwriting capabilities to provide bespoke solutions to foster a profitable and growing portfolio with the broker and end customer in mind.  You will continually strive to “be the Benchmark” in our sector.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Underwrite new, renewal and endorsement business in accordance with guidelines.
  • Provide recommendations and help execute the AM&T underwriting strategy.
  • Oversee individual account performance and implement identified improvement measures.
  • Continuously improve procedures which support adherence to guidelines and compliance requirements.
  • Support initiatives which deliver greater levels of automation, simplification and improved effectiveness within the underwriting processes.
  • Participate as part of the underwriting team contributing to implementation of the AM&T company strategy.
  • Represent the company in negotiations with brokers, at industry forums and alongside the  AM&T and Allianz Australia distribution teams.

What we are seeking:

  • Knowledge of the Australian marine insurance market, industry practices and governing legislation.
  • Experience working in a specialised marine underwriting environment with a track record of running a profitable portfolio of marine risk.
  • Demonstrated experience in the execution of initiatives designed to simplify business processes and solutions.
  • Relationship management capability, ideally with established relationships in place within the specialist marine broking community.
  • Demonstrated skills in the analysis and interpretation of information from a broad range of sources and to present findings in a clear and compelling manner.
  • A commercial mindset with the ability to adhere to decisions in line with AM&T and Group priorities.
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills with capability of communicating with a variety of audiences.

The work is focused on all regions around the country and can be based out of AM&T's North Sydney or Brisbane offices or a variety of alternative locations around the country.

What's on offer?

We provide our people with an opportunity to hone their expertise in an area that they really care about by surrounding them with deeply experienced people they can learn from, in an environment that focuses on doing great work, delivering great service and establishing strong relationships with each other, our clients and our brokers.

Your relationship skills and experience in engaging with insurance brokers will ‎support and compliment a team that is ‎similarly focused on our growth strategy whilst delivering profitable results and superior service to our customers.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone looking to consolidate and reshape their Marine Underwriting career with a stable and specialised Underwriting Agency attached to a leading global insurer which can lead to further local, national and even global opportunities within the Allianz Group.

About us

AM&T are the trusted experts for brokers and clients of all sizes looking for effective solutions in the complex world of marine & transit insurance. We offer specialist marine knowledge, personal service and security that is backed by the global strength of Allianz.

We combine a genuine passion for marine with decades of experience in the industry, to provide our clients and brokers with exactly what they need, when they need it, giving them the freedom to focus on running their business.

Let's care for tomorrow. For a career with plenty of room to grow. Care to join us?


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