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Bratislava, SK

Life & Health Underwriter with English (German or another European language is an advantage)

About the Role

In this position you will be joining a growing Team of Life & Health Underwriters in Bratislava who are responsible for supporting major markets across the EMEA region with underwriting related activities. Life & Health Underwriting is the process of assessing the riskiness of a person in order to either accept or decline their life insurance application. This area is one of the core strengths of iptiQ. Following a period of initial training, you will use our world leading underwriting manual (Life Guide) and collaborate closely with our experienced extended team of Underwriters to make decisions on individual life insurance risks. As your skills grow, you will also participate in more sophisticated services which we provide to our clients including product development, reporting, trainings, audit, etc.


On a daily basis you will be responsible for managing the following:

•    Reviewing of customer information (medical, financial, occupational/recreational) and collection of additional information in order to assess potential customers and decide on the risk for a policy. 
•    Evaluating insurance applications and making decisions in accordance with iptiQ's underwriting standards.
•    Data entry of underwriting cases in iptiQ's specialized underwriting systems.
•    Support cross-functional collaboration with other iptiQ teams in delivering value to the business.
•    Contribute to the continuous development of iptiQ's underwriting related tools.
•    Preparation and support for client facing activities.
•    Building and maintaining long-term customer relationships. 
•    Travel to other iptiQ/partner locations from time to time (once travel is safe again) to understand location specific business needs.


About You

•    Are you a growth mindset individual with curiosity to expand your experience and learn new things?
•    Do you have a passion for medical and health related topics?
•    Would you like to start an exciting career in Underwriting with a leading tech-insurance provider?
•    Do you have a university equivalent degree?
•    Are you proficient in English? (German or another European language is an advantage)
•    Do you consistently demonstrate curiosity, creativity and interest to learn new things?
•    Are you a team player willing to both lend and get a hand?
•    Do you take ownership of your work and act with responsibility and accountability?
•    Are you flexible and able to prioritize varied demands of multiple stakeholders?
If you answer yes to these questions, we would love to hear from you.

This job offer is suitable for people who have been impacted by the invasion of Ukraine.


The minimum gross monthly base salary for this role is 1300 EUR full time. Our final offer to you will be set up fairly, considering the skills and experience that you bring to the Swiss Re Group. You can look forward to extra rewards and benefits including an attractive performance-based bonus.


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.


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About iptiQ


At iptiQ, we partner with established brands around the world to create impactful digital insurance solutions. We make it easier for consumers to buy the insurance they need from the brands they trust. We provide life and non-life insurance through our end-to-end digital platform and build multi-channel customer experiences.

What we offer our employees is outstanding. Hybrid working in offices across the world, phenomenal learning & career opportunities and a culture that encourages new perspectives to challenge conventions and come up with innovative solutions. We believe in the power of inclusion. Drawing on our employees' broad range of perspectives, life experiences and backgrounds stimulates creativity and gives us a competitive edge. iptiQ embraces a workplace where everyone has equal opportunities to thrive regardless of their age, gender, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, religion, physical or mental ability, or other characteristic and can be their authentic self. Ignite your curiosity to shape digital insurance.

iptiQ is part of Swiss Re, one of the world’s leading providers of re/insurance and risk transfer solutions. This means we’re backed by Swiss Re’s capital strength and more than 150 years of risk knowledge. Through our partnerships, we contribute to Swiss Re’s vision to make the world more resilient.

During the recruitment process, reasonable accommodations for special needs are available upon request. If contacted for an interview, please inform the Recruiter/HR Professional of the accommodation needed.



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