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A proudly South African insurance company that offers affordable products and services for life, funeral, savings and retirement is seeking a Junior Underwritter to underwrite life policies
in order to manage risk for Group of Companies

Duties & Responsibilities

Perform underwriting on individual life policies.
• Perform underwriting of policy applications and amendments
according to policies and procedures by phoning clients and obtaining all
medical information e.g. evaluate information provided (medical, occupational)
and decide as to what terms will/can be offered to the applicant by making use
of the QUIRC and AIMS systems.
• Override QUIRC decision when necessary.
• Provide underwriting decision to client telephonically
(decline, loaded, excluded)
• Liaise with re-insurers, medical practitioners, and other
external parties on underwriting matters.
• Comply with legislation and ASISA protocols (TCF)
• Placements of ASISA listings (serious medical conditions... on
central register)
• Liaise with clients (i.e. policy holders, branch, and sales
staff) (TCF) to obtain all medical information by means of questions generated
by the QUIRC underwriting system.

Perform new business administration on individual life
• Place request for pathology nurse services to draw blood,
Write and send “HIV+ letters” to doctors.
• Write and send reasons for loadings and/or declined cases to
• Ensure that correct correspondence, SMSs are sent to branch,
intermediary, sales manager, and client.

Assist with complaints resolution and compliance (TCF):
• Monitor the timeously resolution of complaints in accordance
with the complaint’s resolutions policy.

Desired Experience & Qualification
• Grade 12
• RE1 & RE 5 (advantage)
• 60 or 120 credits on NQF level 5 (Depending on the
date of appointment in the industry) (advantage).
• Underwriting certificate (advantage)
• 1 Year Experience in long term insurance underwriting
• 1 year administrative experience
• Medical Underwriting background (advantage)

Package & Remuneration

Should you not receive a response within 14 days, please consider your application as unsuccessful
Pretoria South Africa


Apply - Junior Medical Underwriter (1-month contract) Pretoria