Underwriting Manager Job in Kenya

Our client, an innovative insurance solutions company, is looking to fill in the role of:

Underwriting Manager


  • Oversee the technical function of underwriting & claims
  • General supervision of underwriting and customer service staff
  • Preparation of regular management reports on production and other relevant reports.
  • Facilitate continuous underwriting staff training to create capacity
  • Develop an underwriting manual and update it as and when need be.
  • Computing competitive quotations in line with our underwriting philosophy and discussing them with clients
  • Processing debits and credits and issuing insurance certificates
  • Submit risk notes and obtain policy documents
  • Prepare and issue renewal notice
  • Assist in product development
  • Risk profiling on suspect claims to establish under writing gaps.
  • Client relationship management


  • Business related Degree
  • Diploma in Insurance
  • Must possess AIIK or ACII qualifications
  • Must have at least 4 years’ experience in a brokerage firm
  • Demonstrated understanding of key laws and rules guiding insurance brokers, insurance companies and customers in this market
  • Experience in Medical underwriting would be an added advantage
  • Ability to manage, coordinate and supervise the Underwriting department.
  • Possess excellent risk management experience
  • Integrity and ethical values
  • Should be able to exhibit great Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must be competent in Planning and organizing departmental functions with a keen eye and attention to detail.
  • Confident decision-making skills
  • Numeracy and statistical skills
  • Problem-solving skills and a logical approach to work;
  • The ability to work to tight deadlines

If you are a driven individual looking to bring your exceptional talent and ideas, kindly send your application to kazini.kenya@gmail.com before 31st May 2019 @ 5pm.

Kindly include the job title in your application’s heading.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: May 28, 2019 — 5:04 am