Senior Underwriter | VIC - Melbourne

Job reference number: ALL/EXT/1361204

When you work at Allianz, you're part of a strong global insurer, helping to protect over 3 million Australians. We value diverse thinking, so your ideas and innovative mindset will be warmly welcomed. You'll experience a friendly environment working with talented people, where you'll be included and have your capabilities recognised. And you'll be supported to reach your full potential and enjoy an enriching career.

  • Senior Underwriter - Personal Lines
  • Exceptional opportunity for a motivated insurance professional
  • Take your career to a new level in this exciting role

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced ‎Senior Underwriter - Personal Lines to join our team in our highly successful Underwriting Development team.

In this role you will be responsible for the effective management of projects to deliver key initiatives, formation and implementation of scheme opportunities, monitoring and reporting business and financial KPIs to ensure long term sustainable growth.

As the Senior Underwriter - Personal Lines you will:

  • Underwriting accounts maintaining the required Allianz technical  standards but always being cognisant of the overall relationship between the client, the intermediary and Allianz ensuing that all stakeholders remain satisfied
  • Building and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders both internal and external
  • Prioritising and monitoring tasks and be flexible as needs change to ensure completion within stakeholders requirements
  • Actively participating and supporting the team environment
  • Assisting team members with technical & personal development and to implement changes as required
  • Participating in underwriting reviews and audits

Suitable candidates will ideally possess the following skills and attributes:

  • Extensive underwriting experience of Personal Lines portfolios
  • Experience in developing and delivering training in a variety of settings
  • Working knowledge of relevant Insurance Acts and Codes
  • Ability to negotiate, persuade and influence
  • Ability to deal with a variety of stakeholders
  • Strong communication skills and a customer focused work ethic
  • Intermediate PC skills (Lotus Notes, Excel, Word)

Your relationship building skills coupled with your strong business acumen ‎will ‎support and compliment a team that is ‎similarly focused on our growth ‎strategy whilst delivering profitable results and superior service to our ‎customers.‎ 

At Allianz we value high performance.  We recognise the contribution of our ‎employees and reward our staff with a dedicated range of attractive benefits.  ‎Whether you are looking for a company that offers a variety of flexible leave ‎options, salary packaging, or substantial insurance discounts, Allianz has a ‎range of benefits to suit you.

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