Underwriter and Claims Assistant

By August 27, 2021

Our client in insurance agency is looking to hire a Underwriter & Claims Assistant

Workstation: Nairobi

Job Purpose;

To determine potential clients’ risk factors and to establish the terms of coverage. To set up rules which will result in securing an average proportion of good risks in order to keep average claims cost low and to enable the company to offer insurance at a lower net cost.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Reviewing insurance proposals and seek to improve terms
  • Properlying Assess and analyze client's background information
  • Using professional techniques and strategies to calculate the risk associated with client policies
  • Reviewing insurance claims and terms to determine the amount to be paid out by the company
  • Designating and preparing insurance premiums based upon informed judgment and competitor pricing
  • Organizing meetings with specialists to help determine risk assessment in unique circumstances
  • Layouting and finalizing insurance policies applying specific terms and conditions as agreed upon by the client
  • Registering of claims and notifying the insurance company.
  • Negotiating and defining the specific terms of insurance policies with brokers
  • Keep detailed records of policies underwritten and decisions made

Skills and Qualifications

  • A diploma in insurance from college of insurance
  • Certificate of proficiency in insurance
  • Bachelor's degree in mathematics, statistics, Actuarial Science or related field will be an added advantage.
  • Proven insurance underwriting claims  experience
  • Strong math and analytical skills are essential to complete job requirements successfully
  • Excellent negotiation and Interpersonal Skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Basic computer skills, including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Should be above 27 years of age

All applications should be done on or before close of business 8th September 2021 on link below:



Job Information

Publish date: 27 Aug 2021

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