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Paris, 75, FR

Underwriting Associate - Engineering & Construction

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.



About the Role


  • Position with experience in Insurance, in handling International Business and industry knowledge.
  • Support of underwriters on the end-to-end process.
  • Actively contributing to the Operations team spirit and also to Engineering and Construction  growth portfolio.
  • Accountable to deliver timely and accurate business processing also during peak times.
  • Ability to provide administrative and technical support for the Engineering & Construction business unit.
  • Ability to adapt fast growth, change and demand.
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with people in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Project involvement.



  • Enter and maintain information in systems and tools, including documents, process changes and associated open/completed tasks.
  • Regularly interaction with external customers (brokers/insureds).
  • Prepare policies, certificates and all other contractual documentation.
  • Collaborate on the development and maintenance of Standard Operating Procedures, system and tool improvements, and testing/ piloting changes.
  • High level of interaction and coordination with team members.
  • Conduct initial deal analysis and prepare applicable account data.
  • Support underwriters in organizing and preparing data for client meetings, and also participate to the meeting.
  • Compile, sort, review and verify data accuracy using source documents, detect errors, and initiate correction while following-up with customer or process owner regarding any inconsistencies found.
  • Perform assigned rule-based tasks following standard operating procedures.

About You

Technical Competencies for this job:


  • Demonstrate analytical skills in order to determine and communicate recommendations to customers.
  • Ability to adapt to changes in tasks and priorities, to handle multiple tasks in a dynamic environment.
  • Ability to accurately and efficiently analyze data following established processes and procedures.
  • Demonstrate profound computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office Package (Special focus on Excel).
  • Demonstrate competency in accounting principles.
  • Ability to identify and report problems or errors while working with significant amounts of detailed information.
  • Applies knowledge to technical and processing tasks through daily activities and responsibilities.



  • License or Master Degree
  • Insurance certificates or diplomas desirable
  • First job experience required



  • Excellent communication skills (reading, written and verbal)
  • Fully proficient in French and English

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.


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Reference Code: 110012 


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