QBE General Insurance (Hong Kong) Limited

Senior Manager, Agency Trading Underwriting (SME & Retail)

QBE General Insurance (Hong Kong) Limited
Posted on 6-Apr-21

Senior Manager, Agency Trading Underwriting (SME & Retail)

QBE General Insurance (Hong Kong) Limited

Job Highlights

  • Production Underwriting, SME, Retail
  • underwriting on multi-class of business
  • Retail underwriting, SME Underwriting

Job Description

Key responsibilities:
  • Perform day to day underwriting service to agency channel for multiline P&C products which are not digitally transacted via Qnect.  
  • Support the implementation of agency business strategy to enable delivery of overall agency business profitability.
  • Collaborate with Products Head to develop and execute an underwriting strategy in local market and chosen segment
  • Contribute and participate in all meetings, in order to share and develop strategy, knowledge and best practice
  • Positively promote the department, division and company as a whole, in order to maximize brand leverage
  • Contribute to the development of the team’s plans in order to maximize productivity and performance
  • Assist in the development of new channels/clients/products
  • Maintain product, system and process knowledge
  • Provide periodic reporting of market activity, product results, and profile
  • Attend relevant product and skill courses and passing on relevant points to other staff
  • Adhere to underwriting standards, instructions and good practice to minimize risk and maximize efficiency
  • Determine technical price according to agreed pricing process, quoting and setting coverage and negotiate. Ensure business written in accordance with standards, to ensure profitable growth.
  • At least 8 years of experience and with good knowledge in General Insurance and Underwriting
  • Proven knowledge of underwriting on multi-class of business with expertise in Motor and EC
  • Specialist qualifications or equivalent, holder of IIQAS, LOMA, ANZIIF(Sr. Asso.) qualifications or other related professional/insurance status is an advantage
  • Degree or equivalent qualification preferable  
  • Established customer/broker relationships
  • Extensive knowledge of relevant market conditions for specific class/portfolio
  • Good knowledge of relevant underwriting systems
  • Thorough understanding of class specific underwriting
  • Strong knowledge of underwriting process and procedures
  • Good analytical, problem solving, presentation and consultative skills with the ability to communicate well with all levels.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge in insurance operations
Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. All data collected will be treated in strict confidentiality and used for recruitment purpose only. Personal data of unsuccessful applicants will be destroyed within 24 months from the date of receipt.

For other opportunities, please visit our Careers Website at https://www.qbe.com/hk/en/careers

For more information about QBE Insurance Group and QBE Asia, please visit our websites below:
QBE Insurance Group - https://www.group.qbe.com/
QBE Asia - https://www.linkedin.com/company/qbe-asia/?viewAsMember=true (LinkedIn)
Hong Kong - https://www.qbe.com/hk
Singapore - https://www.qbe.com/sg
Malaysia - https://www.qbe.com/my
Vietnam - https://www.qbe.com/vn

Equal Employment Opportunity
QBE is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction it operates.

Additional Information

Company Overview

QBE is one of the top 20 global insurance and reinsurance companies, with operations in all the major insurance markets. Formed in Australia in 1886, QBE employs over 14,000 people in 36 countries, with operations in Australia, Europe, North America and Asia Pacific. QBE Insurance Group is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and headquartered in Sydney.

Each country in our Asia Pacific division is able to combine in-depth local knowledge and expertise developed in their respective market while drawing on the collective global resource of the entire Group. Our policyholders, brokers and intermediaries recognize QBE’s experience and strength in the Asia Pacific region, making QBE a top 10 insurer by premium income in most of our markets.

At QBE, we strive to make it happen for our people to be successful and to build their careers with us. We are committed to providing numerous opportunities within an inclusive and dynamic culture. Come and join us, and QBE will make it possible for you to realise your potential and fulfil your career aspirations!

Additional Company Information

Insurance/Pension Funding
Benefits & Others
Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus, Five-day work week