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London, GB

Underwriter Directors & Officers


About Swiss Re Corporate Solutions

Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer. We anticipate and manage risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions is the commercial insurance arm of the Swiss Re Group. We offer innovative insurance solutions to large and midsized multinational corporations from our approximately 50 locations worldwide. We help clients mitigate their risk exposure, whilst our industry-leading claims service provides them with additional peace of mind.

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions offers a flexible working environment where curious and adaptable people thrive. Are you interested in joining us?


About the Role

Assist the team in the underwriting of UK and EMEA Executive Risks business for commercial clients primarily on an excess basis but with plans to build and grow the Primary Lead International Business proposition. We are looking for a candidate who will work with our broker partners and clients on both new and renewal business within our core appetite.


Main tasks

-    Develop relationship with brokers and work on both new and renewal accounts
-    Triage new submissions: find opportunities to position Corporate Solutions on insurance placements at the earliest possible stage
-    Underwrite the business: Assess risk, coverage, terms and conditions and complete pricing using available rating tools, within underwriting guidelines
-    Communicate proactively and in a timely and transparent manner 
-    Promote positive interaction and collaboration within Corporate Solutions and work with distribution managers, risk engineers, claims, contract services, actuarial services etc.


About the Team


You will be part of a diverse and high performing team with a passion to write deals which provide benefit to our Customers business. 

About you

- University degree or equivalent with a strong business component
- Numerate and proficient in use of IT systems including MS suite. 
- Experience in Primary Insurance with multinational exposures and programmes preferred. 
- Knowledge of Financial Performance of Corporate Entities and ability to analyze this within the context of Executive Risks Insurance
- Very good sales and negotiation skills, customer focused approach
- Team player, willing to learn the business and apply it in daily interactions
- Willingness to travel


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.

Reference Code: 106587 


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