VP Underwriting

Posted 17 May 2023
Salary 150-170K
Job type Permanent
DisciplineFinancial Services
ContactShirley Tan

Job description

Our Client : One of the largest insurance firm.

The Job: Underwriting involves providing underwriting support for all individual product lines in New Business Underwriting (NBU).

Job Description:

  • Collaborate with staff from other departments on product launches.
  • Conduct and prepare cases for audit reviews. Provide feedback to underwriters and prepare audit reports for the department.
  • Assist with case reviews to identify key learnings and cascade them to the team, fostering continuous improvement.
  • Conduct underwriting training sessions for underwriters, utilizing case studies to highlight errors and promote learning. Ensure timely updating of underwriting guidelines.
  • Provide guidance and support to underwriters from various centers, ensuring consistent underwriting practices.
  • Review reinsurance addendums and negotiate with reinsurers on guidelines. Contribute to year-end campaigns, underwriting projects, audits, and report reviews.


  • A degree with at least 10 years of experience in underwriting Life, Accident, and Health risks.
  • Leadership ability and a team player mindset.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to work under pressure.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.