Munich, DE

Underwriter Aviation (Hybrid - m/f/x- 80-100%)

Are you passionate about underwriting? Are you eager to help shape the future of our industry? If yes, this job opportunity is worth your attention!


APPLY now and become a member of a diverse Aviation Team and underwrite market profitable new and existing business opportunities with clients in the globally!

About the Role

Our Aviation Team is looking for an Underwriter to deepen the existing client base, support new client acquisition and provide high-quality deal analysis pursuing growth opportunities.

Key responsibilities:

  • Underwrite for existing and new clients
  • Analyse business opportunities using tools combined with underwriting judgement
  • Establish and maintain a network of brokers and clients
  • Ensure compliance with all internal guidelines, underwriting and pricing parameters, best practices as well as Code of Conduct
  • Ensure accuracy and reliability of financial reporting

About the Team

We are a team of underwriters passionate for aviation, based in three locations Munich, London and our Zurich headquarters.


Aviation is part of the larger Property & Specialty unit and has global clients in all the regions from Australia to United States or Latin America. Due to our global nature we are a mix of nationalities with Swiss, German, Spanish, English and Australians part of the team.


The team has a variety of skills be it business administration, mathematical background, engineers, sales, insurance or else. What we have in common is a strong service mentality, being able to analyse risks and negotiate, using common sense and enjoy talking to clients.

About You

We are looking for an open-minded, trustworthy and enthusiastic team player who can constructively and respectfully engage in challenging conversations. To be successful, you need to have strong communication and partnering skills. Are you at ease with leaving the comfort zone and performing under pressure? Do you consider yourself to be a "self-starter", able and willing to take initiative and implement measures in a goal-oriented manner with:


  • University degree or equivalent with a strong business component
  • Knowledge of aviation or insurance is preferable
  • Strong sales and negotiation skills with a customer focus
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills with good knowledge of the MS package
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English with preferably knowledge of other languages. 
  • Willingness to travel


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.


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.

Our success depends on our ability to build an inclusive culture encouraging fresh perspectives and innovative thinking. Swiss Re Corporate Solutions embraces a workplace where everyone has equal opportunities to thrive and develop professionally regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, skillset, thought or other characteristics. In our inclusive and flexible environment everyone can bring their authentic selves to work and their passion for sustainability.


Reference Code: 126660 



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