Senior Manager, Strategic Underwriting

Location Hong Kong
Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Property & Casualty Insurance
Apply before Permanent offer
Job Role:
  • Review and revamp the current underwriting guidelines and delegations of authority to the Commercial, Retail teams and external agents
  • Ensure the delegations of authority provide the governance authority to the Strategic Underwriting team whilst still providing speed to market and minimising bottlenecks for the Distribution team
  • Provide subject matter expertise and be the escalation point for underwriting cases that are unique, complex according to the delegations of authority
  • Ensure periodic underwriting file audits are completed as per the audit protocols and against the underwriting guidelines/delegations of authority
  • Ensure the appropriate structure, governance and people capability of the Strategic Underwriting team
  • Be the conduit between AXA GI HK and the Regional Office’s Practise Leaders
  • Contribute as a Project Sponsor, Project Steering Committee Member and/or Project SME to Strategic Underwriting

Qualification Requirement:
  • University graduate with qualification in Engineering
  • Preferably minimum 15 years experiences in GI industry, focusing on Commercial Engineering and Construction
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese (Mandarin and/or Cantonese)
  • Good interpersonal, management skills
  • Able to work independently
  • Literate in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Word

Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life?  Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things. 


In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 166,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 103 million customers.

AXA Hong Kong, a member of the AXA Group, prides itself of serving over 1 million customers in Hong Kong and Macau. Besides being one of the largest health protection providers in Hong Kong, it is also the number 1 General Insurance provider1 and a market leader in motor insurance.

AXA Hong Kong is committed to helping its customers achieve stability and prosperity through providing a comprehensive range of life, health, property and casualty protection, as well as wealth management and retirement solutions.

We believe it is our inherent responsibility to support the communities we operate in, hence creating a sustainable business via constant and considerable contribution in the dimensions of health, environment and the community.

1Based on 2013 Office of the Commissioner of Insurance market share statistics

We offer excellent career prospects and attractive remuneration package to the right candidates.