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Location: 

Bratislava, SK

L&H Underwriter with Italian

 


About Swiss Re
 

Swiss Re 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. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

At Swiss Re we combine experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise to create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of our 15,000 employees across the world.

We offer a flexible working environment where curious and adaptable people thrive. Are you interested in joining us?

 

About the Role

 

If you are passionate about Italian and would like to explore medical area, then we are looking for you! We are open to candidates with all backgrounds, as long as you are willing to learn. You will have an opportunity to benefit from the professional skills development program which Swiss Re can offer. Our Underwriting support team is looking for a new colleague interested in underwriting business.

 

Underwriting, essentially the individual assessment of medical and financial risk for life cover applicants, is a core strength of Swiss Re. Your role as an underwriter based in Bratislava will be to support all the activities of our teams based in the major cities across Europe. Following a period of intensive training, you will use our world leading underwriting manual and will be supported by senior colleagues and experts in order to make recommendations on life&health risks referred to Swiss Re by insurance companies. As your skills grow, you will also participate in other services which we provide to our clients, including product development, training material preparation and delivery, occasionally also translation.

 

In L&H Underwriting team your tasks will be:

 

  • Registration of underwriting cases via our administrative system
  • Assessment of medical and financial documents (blood tests, cardiovascular reports… and accounting documents) to establish a recommendation with the help of our underwriting tool and Medical Officers
  • Preparation and/or onsite support for client facing activities, such as trainings and audits
  • Support for translation of our underwriting-related tools


About the Team


We are building a dynamic team of underwriters who support several markets across the EMEA region on the business side, including cases assessment and various client needs. We work closely with regional and cross-functional partners.


About You

 

  • University degree ideally from medical, finance or foreign languages studies
  • You are advanced in English and Italian language
  • You bring analytical and critical thinking as well as interest in learning new skills
  • You are flexible and able to prioritize the diverse demands of various partners
  • You possess good interpersonal skills and are able to engage with your colleagues across different business functions.

 

Minimum base salary for this job from 1100 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. 

 

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. Our aim is to live visible and invisible diversity – diversity of age, race, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, physical abilities, personalities and experiences – at all levels and in all functions and regions. We also collaborate in a flexible working environment, providing you with a compelling degree of autonomy to decide how, when and where to carry out your tasks.

 

We provide feedback to all candidates via email. If you have not heard back from us, please check your spam folder.


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