Senior Specialist, Life & Shield Underwriting)

Experience level Expérimentés
Job details sector Assurance Vie et Epargne

The Life Underwriting Department handles the review and approval of all new business applications for retail and high net worth products.

  • Appraise and underwrite New Business applications to assess the morbidity risk within company guidelines to assure equitable treatment of policyholders.

  • Underwrite all New Business applications within assigned underwriting authority and company philosophy.

  • Communicate decisions to intermediaries within agreed turnaround time.  This role includes negotiating terms with reinsurers, handling enquiries and resolving appeals with distribution channels.

  • Build strong relationships and trust of key distributors and be willing to work collaboratively  to facilitate the customer experience.

  • Provide underwriting support to management of the pipeline cases for top producers by attending to hotline calls, emails and case consultation sessions.

  • Provide underwriting support to the Claims Department in the assessment of nondisclosure cases.

  • Work with team members to implement initiatives that enhance the underwriting operations.

  • Participation in Underwriting-related projects e.g. process & systems enhancements, product launches.


  • A recognized degree, diploma or a “A” Levels, equivalent professional insurance qualification
  • At least 5 years of experience in underwriting and new business

  • With wide experience in providing frontline support to advisers through calls and emails

  • Having a medical background is an added advantage

  • FALU/FLMI qualification is an advantage

AXA Insurance is part of the AXA group, a worldwide leader in insurance and asset management, with 160,000 employees serving 108 million clients in 57 countries.

Present in Singapore since 1969, AXA Insurance has been serving the general and life insurance needs of individuals and companies in Singapore through a wide range of innovative products. As one of the top global insurers in Singapore, AXA Insurance protects more than a third of a million customers in Singapore. As a company whose business is about protecting people, AXA Insurance is committed to building a stronger and safer society by empowering customers to live better lives.


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