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London, GB

Casualty Treaty Underwriter


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


We are seeking a highly motivated person to join our Casualty Treaty Underwriting team in London.


Our team is mainly responsible for underwriting renewal and new business, predominantly in the UK/Ireland and in the International business segment, with Motor being the principle focus, but Liability and other Casualty lines of business being part of the remit too.


You will also dedicate significant time to building new Solutions for our client base.


Interacting with brokers and clients is an important area of the role.


This is a great opportunity for you to join an ambitious team and, in conjunction with our Client Management, Solutions and Transactions team, you will contribute to the overall plan, objectives and initiatives.

About the Team


We are a team of 8 Casualty Treaty Underwriters looking after London Market business, which comprises Domestic UK and Ireland and some of International Business written out of London and Bermuda. We consider ourselves a very dynamic team with loads of energy. While we work closely together with one another and our colleagues from other functions, the team embraces the flexibility that Swiss Re provides when it comes to the way we work.


About You

  • Ideally, you have both UK Motor Insurance Pricing experience, in commercial and/or personal lines as well as Reinsurance Pricing / Underwriting experience.
  • Are you curious to drive innovation for Swiss Re's clients in collaboration with our Solutions and Analytics team?
  • You will have sound actuarial and/or analytic skills demonstrated through an understanding of underwriting concepts and contract wording, hence legal knowledge is advantageous.
  • You have the ability to build valuable relationships with external partners. You show outstanding problem-solving aptitude and creative approach.
  • With strong interpersonal skills, you are a change agent who inspires others, coaches effectively and promotes team work. Self-aware, you have established trust through open, transparent communication and empowered others through effective knowledge sharing.
  • University degree or equivalent preferred.


Swiss Re is committed to equality and making the best use of the talents and diversity of all our employees. We oppose all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination. We are committed to fair and equal treatment, free from discrimination and harassment of any kind. We provide equal opportunity for all individuals regardless of age, race, ethnicity, nationality, gender, including gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, marital or civil partnership status, maternity, paternity and adoption leave as well as any other class protected by law.

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