Salary: Market Related

 

Candidate with minimum 3 years’ Personal Lines Underwriting Management experience in the Short Term Insurance industry, required to manage the Personal Lines Department.

Minimum requirements:

  • Grade 12
  • FAIS Compliant
  • Minimum 5 years’ Personal Lines Underwriting experience essential
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in managing a Personal Lines Department/Underwriting Team essential

Responsibilities:

  • Manage Personal Lines Department – 12 Underwriters and 3 Direct Sales Consultants
  • Set individual and team targets
  • Minimise cancellations
  • Ensure new business targets are met
  • Build and maintain relationships with all stakeholders
  • Meet client satisfaction targets
  • Ensure underwriting practices adhere to regulatory frameworks
  • Provide advice to all stakeholders
  • Act as liaison between client facing and internal servicing teams
  • Keep abreast of product and services available to the market
  • Deal with service complaints and escalations
  • Compliance and quality requirements adherence
  • Audits of persona lines underwriting
  • Compile and distribute reports to stakeholders
  • Performance management and address discrepancies
  • Cancellation requests and business retention
  • Assist with design of training material and SOP’s
  • Assist with training development by coaching staff members
  • Meet productivity targets
  • Continuous improvement in own and team performance
  • Adhere to company mandates
  • Fraud detection and report

 

If you are a South African citizen and your CV meets the above requirements, please respond via email to lourie@yazoo.co.za

Recognising that diversity is key to excellence, our client especially encourages members of designated groups to apply.

If you have not heard from us within a two week period, please deem your application as unsuccessful.