Property Treaty Underwriter - 13095

Job No:  13095
Property Treaty Underwriter
Location:  Johannesburg
Salary:  R 700 000 - R 800 000 Per Anum

Our client a leading reinsurance company working on topics today that will concern the whole of society tomorrow, whether that be client change, major construction projects, gene technology or space travel. Find solutions to these challenges through a network of highly qualified professionals who anticipate risks, work on tailor made solutions and expertly advices their clients. If you want to help shape the future as part of one of their teams, then we look forward to talking to you.


  • To maintain a centre of technical competence in respect of all property treaty underwriting aspects with respect to allocated clients and markets.

  • Assessing and writing treaty offers in accordance with the underwriting guidelines, internal processes and authorities.

  • Cooperating with client management to ensure that optimal service levels to clients are maintained including meeting clients and/or negotiating treaty terms and conditions.

  • Developing, executing and monitoring client strategies for the property treaty line of business strategies.

  • Providing technical guidance and leadership to clients through training, coaching, preparation of handbooks etc.

  • To prepare/receive underwriting referrals for consideration, approval and/or onward transmission to management.

  • Conduct internal reviews of underwriting quality and make recommendations.

  • Actively contribute to ensure opinion leadership within the Property Arena.


  • Minimum of 5 years underwriting experience in reinsurance

  • Property fire underwriting knowledge will be an advantage

  • Capabilities and passion to actively conduct and solicit business opportunities.

  • Good IT and analytical skills.

  • Good communication, negotiation and presentation skills.