Senior Underwriter - Property & Casualty Insurance

Job Title: Senior Underwriter - Property & Casualty Insurance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 174126_1496713007
Contact Name: Jonathan Attwood
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 06, 2017 11:36

Job Description


About the company:

This Insurer has a significant track record of successful and tailored underwriting strategies in Australia, having built a reputation within a number of key markets. With offices located worldwide and a strong appetite for growth, it is an excellent time to be joining a business with a well-respected international brand

About the role:

An opportunity for a Commercial or Corporate Underwriter has arisen to join a team of Major Account Underwriters with cross-class responsibilities. You will be responsible for fostering Broker and Client relationships as well as ensuring account retention within a fluid environment

Key Duties:
  • Underwriting across a number of product lines including Property, Liability, D&O, Professional Indemnity, Marine, A&H and Motor
  • Ensuring successful retention of major accounts
  • Development and growing broker relationships both nationally and regionally
  • Managing in-flow of new business within Commercial and Mid-Market
  • Maintaining internal and external stakeholder relationships at all levels

Skills & Experience:
  • Track record of underwriting a diverse portfolio with a focus on P&C risks
  • Evidence of face to face relationships, with excellent presentation and articulation
  • An appetite to learn new product lines and think quickly
  • Ability to multi-task across multiple accounts
  • Understanding of the Australian Broker market

Culture & Benefits:
  • High-performance culture with a global outlook
  • Opportunity to widen and develop Insurance product knowledge
  • Exposure to both major Global accounts as well as an SME focused portfolio
  • Small-team environment with access to senior high-profile stakeholders


For more information, please contact Jonathan Attwood on 02 8247 5715 or email me directly at