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Paris, 75, FR

Underwriting Assistant (Alternant)


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

Are you looking for an opportunity to join a dynamic and multi-cultural work environment, where you can show ability to build and maintain effective working relations across teams and boarders? In the role of Underwriting Associate you support our Paris based Underwriting team in the handling of insurance business for our corporate customers and their brokers. Your duties and responsibilities directly impact productivity, process efficiency, timeliness, profitability and accuracy of the underwriting process and the service delivery to customers.

Your main tasks will include the following:

  •  To accurately reflect the terms and conditions of business written in our administration systems
  •  To prepare and issue documents (binders, policies, endorsements, certificates and invoices) to our customers and partners
  •  To work with our centralized Technical Accounting team to ensure premium reconciliation and to follow-up on outstanding premium positions
  •  To be in contact with external customers on a regular basis and interaction and collaboration with all functions in Swiss Re Corporate Solutions in France and abroad
  •  Deliver timely and accurate business processing also during peak times
  •  Support the Operations and Underwriting team as needed with other tasks or projects to manage the workload across different lines of business
  •  Occasional travel for training might be required


About the team

In the France Operations Team we provide support to Paris based Underwriting Teams in handling insurance and reinsurance business for corporations and/or their captives.


Our team has a variety of proficiencies, skills and experience, all committed to bring success to Swiss Re Corporate Solutions. In the role of Underwriting Associate, you will work closely with the EMEA Operations teams in centralized and offshore locations as well as your peers in other EMEA locations.

About You


You are an energetic, young professional with License or Master Degree and previous first job experience. You have excellent communication skills (reading, written and verbal) and are fully proficient in French and English.


In addition, we are looking for the following proficiencies:

  •   Ability to adapt to changes in tasks and priorities, to manage multiple to-do's in a dynamic environme
  •   Strong analytical skills to accurately and efficiently analyze data following established processes and procedures
  •   Demonstrate digital literacy and experience with Microsoft Office Package (Special focus on Excel, PowerPoint and Teams)
  •   Show proficiency in accounting principles
  •   Strong attention to detail and ability to identify and report problems or errors
  •   Positively contributing to the team spirit
  •   Additional Insurance certificates/diplomas or European languages are a plus.


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, or disability status.

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