Underwriter Property

Our client, an international insurer, has been tremendously strong and stable over the past few years. They have enormous ambition to grow and for this they are looking for an Underwriter Property. Are you or do you know this person? You can find more information below!


  • Reviewing assigned cases and delivering underwriting decisions within agreed timelines, to secure profitable business within authority level and risk appetite
  • Contributing to the creation of segment and local business development plans that identify existing and regular flow of new business opportunities
  • Build effective relationships with Underwriting and Commercial colleagues and other stakeholders
  • Access and apply all appropriate sources of information and insight to best meet the needs of selected brokers and clients
  • Clearly articulate proposition and risk appetite
  • Maximizing profitable business growth by
  • Reviewing assigned existing business and/or seeking and following up on new business cases
  • Effectively negotiating and delivering underwriting decisions
  • Quickly identifying and escalating those non-standard, large and/or complex cases to more qualified colleagues and working with them to deliver excellent service to the broker/client
  • Develop a trusted, deep and long-term relationship with selected brokers to generate, promote and close new, up selling and cross selling business opportunities
  • Managing and collaborating with others to take responsibility for the effective and prompt resolution of broker and/or customer complaints
  • Following up on timely policy issuance by liaising with relevant internal departments
  • Progress through license levels in accordance with development plan
  • Capturing and recording data in a timely and accurate manner
  • Providing guidance and coaching to less qualified/experienced colleagues as needed

Your profile

  • You have a degree in insurance or finance or equivalent
  • You have a first experience in the insurance sector and preferably experience as an underwriter property
  • You have started to build an internal and external network of contacts
  • You have an analytical mind, with the ability to build effective relationships
  • You have strong commercial skills
  • You are interested in working in an international company (occasional travel is part of the job)
  • You have very strong language skills in Dutch and English as well as a good knowledge of French


  • Our client offers a permanent contract with the possibility of vertical and horizontal growth
  • You get a nice salary with attractive fringe benefits
  • You can count on flexibility for a good work-life balance
  • You can work at least 3 days at home - 4 days is possible depending on your experience
  • You will work in an international environment where you will have the opportunity to travel occasionally

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