Cargo Underwriter

  • Full Time
  • UAE
  • Posted 1 week ago

MS Amlin

MS Amlin – Cargo Underwriter

Permanent – Mon – Fri

Dubai Based

Hybrid Working

ASAP Start

About The Job

Our Underwriters are at the heart of everything we do, without them our business wouldn’t function. The Underwriter is a key member of the underwriting team, the individual will have a level of authority to makesound underwriting decisions and contribute thinking and output to operational delivery of the strategy. The individual will take responsibility for maintaining and building new business to profitably grow MS Amlin MENA Limited (MS AUL) and minimise loss exposure.


Ensure risks are analysed and written in accordance with our appetite and guidelines – making sound, profitable long term decisions on risks that are written.
Understand and negotiate reinsurance wordings in line with corporate standards
Generate and manage business for the specific portfolio and product groups and platforms within the Cargo division.
Maintain and build effective relationships with existing and new clients through regular contact, demonstrating a clear understanding of their business and how we add value.
Maintain strong, effective relationships with existing brokers, where appropriate seeking out new opportunities with existing and new brokers.
Undertake analysis of the portfolio to identify business opportunities, products and clients, ensuring a robust business case.
Drive the client experience through the efficient oversight of issues raised including product design, liaison and claims management.
Effectively represent self and class in external activities, groups and committees
Conduct role in accordance with the Company’s Business Ethics policy and all regulated entities as appropriate.
Manage the location/market so that is complies with relevant risk, regulatory and legal

requirements and so that it complies with wider policies.

Skills/ Experience

Keen learner – working towards completion of CII accreditation
Demonstrate understanding of the political risks environment across the globe and how this impacts on insurance provision.
High attention to detail and accuracy
Are a strong problem solver
Good knowledge and experience relevant underwriting expertise within the specific Location/ Market
Ability to effectively influence and negotiate skills
Excellent communication skills
Sound financial and commercial acumen

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