Job Openings Underwriter

About the job Underwriter

We are looking to hire an Underwriter, from highly motivated and highly talented Junior to experienced and seasoned professionals with a working background in insurance companies.

You are expected to have meticulous attention to detail, exceptional analytical, decision-making, research, and communication skills.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Business Administration.
  • Two (2) years of experience as an Underwriter is required.
  • Strong analytical skills with research proficiencies.
  • Expert in risk analysis assessments with insurance policies.
  • Ability to use reasonable and sound judgment.
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Thorough knowledge of databases, tracking systems, and computer programs for data analysis.
  • Solid organizational skills and detail-oriented.
  • Ability to work under pressure and adjust to tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills.
  • Brilliant in understanding technical terms/ technologies, math, and statistical data.
  • Knowledgeable in underwriting regulations.
  • Ability to build rapport with clients, brokers, and key role-players of JWay's client in achieving their company goals.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support JWay's client needs on underwriting and insurance policies.
  • Collect appropriate and accurate information required to assess potential clients' risk for insurance policies.
  • Review client policy applications based on the previous loss records, age, medical report, credit ratings, and driving records.
  • Prepare reports that detail risk assessment findings for reference in making final decisions.
  • Compare various policies having similar risk undertaking and conduct actuarial studies to decide on our client loss records.
  • Evaluate policies with regards to the underwriting standards.
  • Performs decision making to accept, modify, or reject an insurance policy application after careful investigation of all the required documents and study of the risk involved.
  • Analyze statistical data using specialized computer programs of the client.
  • Responsible for writing quotes, determining possible premiums and coverage, and negotiating terms with brokers and clients.
  • Carefully select and study policy wordings, including the preparation of the terms and conditions.
  • Handles and assists on queries from credit control departments, brokers, and clients.


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