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Munich, DE

Facultative Underwriter Casualty (m/f/x)


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?


About the Role

Is underwriting your passion? Would you like to use and broaden your underwriting knowledge in one of the best reinsurance companies in the world? Does the interaction with clients excite you? Join our team. We are looking for a highly motivated, ambitious Facultative Underwriter Casualty for our team in Munich covering markets in EMEA.

Your job will entail originating, evaluating and underwriting facultative business within your assigned portfolios. You will be able to assess a wide range of risk types with your experience and by utilizing state-of-the-art models. An important part of your role will be to foster client and broker relationships and develop new opportunities with prospective clients. You will collaborate with client managers, market underwriters and treaty underwriters in a cross-functional team. Together we build on our partnerships with our clients and share our knowledge, with the objective to bring value for the client and Swiss Re. This role offers you lots of space to develop own ideas and find creative solutions. 


About the Team

We are a diverse and international team with a very high level of entrepreneurial spirit, energy and expertise, that we seek to complement and strengthen together with your support. At the same time, we gather more experiences, develop ourselves and have fun.  

The position is based in Munich.

About You

We are happy to meet you if:

  • you hold a University degree or equivalent
  • you have 5+ years of experience in Casualty underwriting (insurance or reinsurance) or in the facultative broker business, preferably in the German market
  • you have outstanding analytical skills
  • you see yourself as a sales person and dealmaker
  • you have excellent verbal and written communication skills, both in German and English language
  • you are pragmatic, solution- and result-oriented and get the job done
  • you are attracted by working in an international environment
  • you are an outstanding teammate who can work independently, deal with different complex multi-disciplinary projects simultaneously, take responsibility for making decisions and help others out where and when necessary
  • you are confident dealing with ambiguous situations
  • you are open-minded, trustworthy, enthusiastic and curious to learn


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, including gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.Swiss Re offers modern work models and attractive workplaces that allow all employees to adapt to changing work preferences and life phases.

Reference Code: 101917 


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