Sao Paulo, São Paulo, BR

Property Underwriter

Do you have underwriting Property experience in large accounts? Do you have a good relationship with brokers and clients? Then you might be the right person for our Underwriting Corporate Solutions Team!


About the Role 


Based in São Paulo, your role is a mix of underwriting and client interaction – two highly fast paced areas that requires a very flexible approach. You will be contacting clients and brokers directly. Main tasks/activities are:


  • Underwriting for new and existing clients;
  • Analysis and assess Property submissions in respect of exposure and coverages, prepare quotations, structure programs, fac reinsurance, and offer proposals for leading or following business;
  • Broker and client visits for building and fostering relationships;
  • Develop strategies to adapt position on current accounts and to cross-sell other lines of business in collaboration with sales;
  • Build and maintain knowledge of Brazil insurance market in respects of wording, insurance law and regulation as well as brokers and competitors.



About the Team 


Be part of the Brazil Direct Insurance UW team. We are a diverse group of friendly people who work closely together, maintaining the current book of business, developing and managing our current portfolio and brokers relationships.


We are a team of Underwriters for large and middle accounts. The positive relationship with our customers and brokers in Brazil in addition to our strong brand is basis for our success. With our continuous improvement attitude, we desire to provide our external clients and internal peers with fast and effective solutions of conducting business within an environment where the risks are understood.



About You


You've got strong interpersonal skills and communicate well. You're curious- always asking questions and searching for solutions, have collaborative and cross functional skills. New ideas excite you and you're keen explore new experiences. Growth drives you.



  • Bachelor's degree required (engineering, administration, economics, etc).
  • At least 5 years of underwriting experience, focused on large accounts.
  • General knowledge of and/or exposure to other insurance disciplines, i.e., contract wording, claims, risk surveys.
  • Negotiation skills, good network in Brazilian insurance market.

Nice to Have

  • Good English and Spanish skills.
  • Global Programs experience.
  • Proficient MS-Office.
  • Confirmed ability to meet deliverables, implement plans, and conduct analysis.
  • Availability for eventual business trips.


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.


All our positions are affirmative for people with disabilities (PwD).


Keywords: Insurance; Reinsurance; Property 
Reference Code: 129010 



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