Bratislava, BL, SK


Facultative Underwriter Casualty 

About Swiss Re

The Swiss Re Group is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. It anticipates and manages risk – from natural catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. The aim of the Swiss Re Group is to enable society to thrive and progress, creating new opportunities and solutions for its clients. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1863, the Swiss Re Group operates through a network of around 80 offices globally. It is organised into three Business Units, each with a distinct strategy and set of objectives contributing to the Group’s overall mission.


About the Role

Are you curious about the world of risks connected to human and natural activities? Does insurance intrigue you? Would you like to use and broaden your insurance knowledge in one of the best reinsurance companies in the world and the only one in Slovakia? Does the direct interaction with clients drive you forward?


Join our team and use this unique opportunity to be part of a fascinating world of facultative reinsurance.


This role is an exciting combination of the worlds of underwriting and client interaction – two highly demanding business areas that requires a flexible approach.


We are looking for Underwriter Casualty Facultative for European Markets. Your job will entail assessing, underwriting and developing facultative business. You will be communicating with clients, whilst at the same time handling the portfolios or submissions within your area of responsibility.


What does the role offer?

  • Analyzing, pricing and underwriting of facultative risks
  • Assessing variety of individual risks and related volatility, by utilizing data research and rating models
  • Building personal relationship with clients and brokers
  • Being integrated member of a facultative underwriting team
  • Cooperation across different lines of business and cross-functional teams
  • Interaction with client managers, market underwriters and treaty underwriters
  • Creating innovative solutions for our clients
  • Rare opportunity with lots of space to develop own ideas and to be creative


About the Team

We are a diverse and international team with very high level of entrepreneurial spirit, energy and expertise, that we aim to compliment and strengthen together with your support.

Whilst we build on our relationship with our clients we share our expertise and know how, with the objective to bring value for the client and Swiss Re. We gather more experience, develop ourselves and have fun.


About you

We are happy to meet you if you:

  • Hold University degree, preferably in Law, Business or related fields
  • Have experience in financial industry
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English, any additional european language is an asset
  • Are pragmatic, solution and result oriented
  • Are attracted by working in an international environment
  • Are outstanding teammate who can work independently and takes responsibility for making decisions
  • See yourself as a sales person and dealmaker
  • Are ambitious, open-minded, trustworthy, enthusiastic and curious to learn



We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


Minimum base salary for this job from 1500 EUR gross/month/full time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.We are required by law to disclose basic wage component (minimum salary) for the advertised positions. We carefully consider your professional competencies, qualifications and experience in our compensation package and/or when offering you other positions. Our compensation philosophy is to pay fairly, also considering market situation and the value employees may bring to Swiss Re.


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