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Mexico City, MX

Underwriter Engineering Single Risk & Treaty


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 more than 13,000 employees across the world.

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


The main tasks related to this position will be:
* The underwriting of Engineering Facultative risks in Mexico, Central America and Panama;
* The handling of renewal business;
* The generation of new accounts.

About the role

. Your main responsibilities will be:
• Underwrite Construction & Engineering facultative and facility business with focus on Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia and Spanish speaking Caribbean. This includes technical and actuarial assessment, wording review and negotiation with the clients for facultative business.
• Source new Construction & Engineering business by deepening relationships with insurance companies and brokers. Position Swiss Re as client's preferred partner.
• Provide competent and fast service to our clients, with advice, special acceptances, trainings and workshops.
• Drive product innovation by partnering with clients and crafting client-specific solutions.
• Contribute to Swiss Re's external visibility via market events, articles and social networks.
• Contribute to the implementation of strategic initiatives for the Special Lines business


About you 
- Graduated in Engineering (this is the preference, although BA, Actuary and Economy should not be excluded).
- Previous experience in underwriting (preferably)
- Previous exposure to man-made and Nat Cat risk analysis
- Knowledge of the (re) Insurance market
- Strong analytical skills and good proficiency with
common IT applications
- Great teammate with high client orientation
- Fluent English.
- Proficient Spanish level.
- Availability to travel.
- Needs to master Windows Office package - word/excel/ power point.
- Flexibility and adaptability to work in a complex matrix Structure
- Negotiation Skills


This is your opportunity to join one of the world's leading reinsurers. Our reinsurance business at Swiss Re is about understanding and analyzing the major risks that concern the world - from natural catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. We combine experience with expertise and innovative thinking to create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. And we enable the risk-taking essential to enterprise and progress. This is only possible with around 10,000 truly exceptional



The Company is an equal opportunity employer. It is the practice of the Company to recruit, hire and promote without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, pregnancy, sexual orientations, marital status, military status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Decisions on employment are solely based on an individual's qualifications for the position being filled.

Reference Code: 95296 


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