Junior Underwriter, Financial Lines Hong Kong

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty
  • Job Purpose/ Role

    To provide value and support to the Financial Lines team in terms of servicing brokers and clients in the Commercial or Financial Institutions business segments. In line with the rapid growth of the business, the department has been receiving high submission flows every month, therefore requiring us to expand the team further.

  • Key Responsibilities

    ##Handle the basic underwriting of Financial Institutions and Commercial D&Os for small to medium size risk ~crlf~##Provide supporting services to all brokers, clients, Reinsurer etc. e.g. renewal exercises, respond to day-to-day general queries~crlf~##Provide quotation for clients within authorized limit and follow up to negotiate afterwards on terms and conditions~crlf~##Share office administrative work within the Finaincal Lines division~crlf~##Assist in business development and strategies~crlf~##Accountable for own production and marketing goals ~crlf~##Other ad-hoc tasks and projects, as assigned by Team Leader(s) and/or Department Head

  • Key Requirements/ Skills

    ##Fluency in both English and Cantonese is mandatory, Mandarin a plus~crlf~##Minimum 2 years working experience, preferably in Insurance or a related-industry.~crlf~##Good marketing skills and understands the importance of building strong broker relationships~crlf~##Has a strong ambition to constantly improve, do better for oneself, and to take goals seriously ~crlf~##Solid team player, determined and has a “do what it takes to get the job done” attitude~crlf~##Professional and upfront in dealing with each team member and external business relationships~crlf~##Able to take initiative to be creative in providing solutions quickly~crlf~##Attentive listener, humble and willing to learn~crlf~##Basic understanding of the legal and regulatory framework in Hong Kong~crlf~##Degree in Insurance, Law, Engineering, Accounting, Business or Economics

  • Additional Information

    AGCS is dedicated to offering its employees an environment open for learning and development and hosts its own Underwriting Academy to drive continued excellence in underwriting and to better understand and serve our clients’ needs.

  • About Allianz

    Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 85 million private and corporate customers and more than 142,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

    Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is the Allianz Group's dedicated carrier for corporate and specialty insurance business. AGCS provides insurance and risk consultancy across the whole spectrum of specialty, alternative risk transfer and corporate business: Marine, Aviation (incl. Space), Energy, Engineering, Entertainment, Financial Lines (incl. D&O), Liability, Mid-Corporate and Property insurance (incl. International Insurance Programs).

    Worldwide, AGCS operates in 30 countries with own units and in over 210 countries and territories through the Allianz Group network and partners. In 2016, it employed around 5,000 people and provided insurance solutions to more than three quarters of the 'Fortune Global 500' companies, writing a total of €7.6 billion gross premium worldwide.~crlf~~crlf~AGCS SE is rated AA by Standard & Poor’s and A+ by A.M. Best.~crlf~~crlf~More information about careers at Allianz Global Corporate Specialty can be found at www.agcs.allianz.com/careers~crlf~~crlf~

Job Purpose/ Role

To provide value and support to the Financial Lines team in terms of servicing brokers and clients in the Commercial or Financial Institutions business segments. In line with the rapid growth of the business, the department has been receiving high submission flows every month, therefore requiring us to expand the team further.

Key Responsibilities

##Handle the basic underwriting of Financial Institutions and Commercial D&Os for small to medium size risk ~crlf~##Provide supporting services to all brokers, clients, Reinsurer etc. e.g. renewal exercises, respond to day-to-day general queries~crlf~##Provide quotation for clients within authorized limit and follow up to negotiate afterwards on terms and conditions~crlf~##Share office administrative work within the Finaincal Lines division~crlf~##Assist in business development and strategies~crlf~##Accountable for own production and marketing goals ~crlf~##Other ad-hoc tasks and projects, as assigned by Team Leader(s) and/or Department Head

Key Requirements/ Skills

##Fluency in both English and Cantonese is mandatory, Mandarin a plus~crlf~##Minimum 2 years working experience, preferably in Insurance or a related-industry.~crlf~##Good marketing skills and understands the importance of building strong broker relationships~crlf~##Has a strong ambition to constantly improve, do better for oneself, and to take goals seriously ~crlf~##Solid team player, determined and has a “do what it takes to get the job done” attitude~crlf~##Professional and upfront in dealing with each team member and external business relationships~crlf~##Able to take initiative to be creative in providing solutions quickly~crlf~##Attentive listener, humble and willing to learn~crlf~##Basic understanding of the legal and regulatory framework in Hong Kong~crlf~##Degree in Insurance, Law, Engineering, Accounting, Business or Economics

Additional Information

AGCS is dedicated to offering its employees an environment open for learning and development and hosts its own Underwriting Academy to drive continued excellence in underwriting and to better understand and serve our clients’ needs.

About Allianz

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 85 million private and corporate customers and more than 142,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is the Allianz Group's dedicated carrier for corporate and specialty insurance business. AGCS provides insurance and risk consultancy across the whole spectrum of specialty, alternative risk transfer and corporate business: Marine, Aviation (incl. Space), Energy, Engineering, Entertainment, Financial Lines (incl. D&O), Liability, Mid-Corporate and Property insurance (incl. International Insurance Programs).

Worldwide, AGCS operates in 30 countries with own units and in over 210 countries and territories through the Allianz Group network and partners. In 2016, it employed around 5,000 people and provided insurance solutions to more than three quarters of the 'Fortune Global 500' companies, writing a total of €7.6 billion gross premium worldwide.~crlf~~crlf~AGCS SE is rated AA by Standard & Poor’s and A+ by A.M. Best.~crlf~~crlf~More information about careers at Allianz Global Corporate Specialty can be found at www.agcs.allianz.com/careers~crlf~~crlf~


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