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Date: Jun 23, 2019

Location: Singapore, SG

Company: SCOR


Singapore Singapore (SG) 






Job Summary

A full‐time P&C lines Senior Underwriter working in the team looking after South East Asia, High Growth and

Hong Kong Markets, based in Singapore and responsible for the underwriting, marketing and line of business

support for his / her assigned markets. A successful candidate speaks and writes in perfect English and is able to

drive the underwriting and to implement the strategy for his / her assigned markets, within the objectives of the

South East Asia, High Growth and Hong Kong Markets.


Key duties and responsibilities

• Underwriting

  • P&C treaty underwriting, analysis, pricing & modelling (in conjunction with actuaries and modelers), negotiations, referrals and signing as per SCOR GPC guidelines and procedures.
  • Business Plan’s execution in all its dimensions (including new clients / other line of business / deals / underwriting reviews, SCOR GPC internal projects)
  • Ensure compliance with written rules and responsible for a satisfactory level of data quality and information entered in the systems for the assigned markets

• Marketing

  • Maintain a high level of technical and commercial relationship, to identify needs and opportunities and to improve and update information on client’s files.
  • Support the business development of Global lines (C&S, Engineering, Marine and Agriculture) including but not limited to the coordination and attendance of visits;
  • Support other AP markets when necessary (depending on availability and specific expertise)

• Planning and Results Monitoring

  • Support the Area CUO in the preparation and execution of the underwriting plan in all its dimensions.
  • Review premium and loss ratio of treaty contracts throughout the year
  • Ensure accounts and large claims (in conjunction with claims department) are processed and settled as per procedures. Review statements of accounts and claims with issues.
  • Control the quality of internal retrocession data in compliance with regulation


Required Experience & Competencies

  • P&C underwriting (experience and knowledgeable in property treaty reinsurance underwriting and/or property facultative reinsurance and/or direct property underwriting for commercial / industrial risks)
  • Strong technical understanding and expertise in direct insurance to discuss underwriting issues, risk assessment, risk engineering & control and pricing with underwriters of insurance companies
  • Good analytical and synthesis skills; Pro‐active person with excellent communication skills in English
  • At least 7 years of experience with minimum 3 years in underwriting (preferably in ASEAN market)
  • Ability to navigate and succeed in a complex matrix organization internally and to build strong client relationships externally
  • Chinese language skills for Taiwanese and Hong Kong markets of advantage


Required Education

  • University degree preferable with a strong mathematical focus (engineering, mathematics or similar)
  • ACII/FCII (Chartered Insurance Institute) Certification or equivalent