General Re Corporation, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., is a holding company for global reinsurance and related operations. It owns General Reinsurance Corporation and General Reinsurance AG, which conduct business as Gen Re.
Gen Re delivers reinsurance solutions to the Life/Health and Property/Casualty insurance industries. Represented in all major reinsurance markets through a network of more than 40 offices, supported by over 2,000 employees worldwide, we have earned superior financial strength ratings from each of the major rating agencies.
The Australia and New Zealand Life team is seeking to appoint a dynamic individual to be based in their Sydney office as a Regional Chief Underwriter.
As Chief Underwriter you will have an analytical mindset and reputation as a “thought leader”. You will pro-actively promote change founded on evidence based analyses and the organisation’s goal to achieve an underwriting profit and sustainable products. You will lead a local team of experienced technical experts and work closely with local and global Claims and Actuarial teams to deliver accurate and timely underwriting of cases and enhance Gen Re’s reputation as an innovative reinsurer. Your commercial approach, exceptional client relationship skills coupled with your understanding of insurance and underwriting issues, will ensure you are known as an industry leader and trusted advisor to your clients as well as your Gen Re colleagues.
While our preference is for someone who fulfils the above experience criteria, we will consider exceptional candidates with less experience whom we deem capable of growing into the role.
Gen Re is an equal opportunity employer where each application is assessed on its merits. We are focused on maintaining a professional yet friendly work environment where contribution and effort are appreciated.
If you are interested in joining our successful team send your detailed resume via email to Human Resources to firstname.lastname@example.org.
More information on the Gen Re Group is available at www.genre.com.
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