Underwriting Technician - Aviation

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

Provide an effective and efficient service to Brokers/Clients, Underwriting, Claims, Credit Control/Accounting and ARC.

##Develop effective working relationships with Brokers/Underwriting, Credit Control, and Global Business Operations (GBO). ~crlf~##Regular exchange with Underwriter/Broker regarding all account specific matters. ~crlf~##Liaise with underwriting and GBO to drive process improvement and harmonization of operational tasks. ~crlf~##Support underwriting and GBO collaboration via handovers, data and document quality reviews. ~crlf~##Be a single point of contact for the processing Account Technician and Underwriter on any given account.~crlf~##Responsible for supporting underwriting production by reviewing and interpreting source underwriting materials regarding completeness of required information - including broker presentation, slips, underwriting files and accounts/loss history – and if required, interact with Underwriter/Broker in case of missing information. ~crlf~##In case of Allianz multinational programs steering of implementation globally, including providing instructions to all involved SOEs, reconciliation of all issues and addressing questions regarding cover and wording with Underwriter. ~crlf~##Acting as trainer/SME for GBO.~crlf~##Collect and provide relevant information for quotation to Underwriter. ~crlf~##Using or providing all relevant information to accurately and efficiently prepare policy-set up, APT, binder and issuance as well as booking preparation for new and renewed business.~crlf~##Flag potential risks to Underwriter (referrals, sanctions, local compliance, etc.). ~crlf~##Compile or create non-standard policy wordings and align with Underwriter and Brokers. ~crlf~##Preview of revised broker wordings compared to expiring, providing suggestions to UWs.~crlf~##Coordinate AQS requests and complex queries with GBO, credit control, brokers, UW, etc., to support resolution of reconciliation discrepancies. ~crlf~##For multinational programs, reach out to SOEs in coordination with Credit Control to achieve reconciliation of premium payments. ~crlf~##Regular monitoring and follow-up with SOEs on receivables and policy issuance.~crlf~##Collaboratively manage and prioritize workflow to ensure key performance indicators and service standards are met. ~crlf~##Ongoing monitoring, maintenance and follow-up of all accounts in the respective responsibility and escalation, if required. ~crlf~##Utilize SNOW tools as required.~crlf~##Amanda validation and updates as required. ~crlf~##Follow up on trailing documentation (signed forms, coinsurance, underlying policies, etc.). ~crlf~##CRN (UW instructions on verbiage and need) and renewal solicitation letters.~crlf~~crlf~

##At least 5 years of experience with Corporate or Specialty Insurance;~crlf~##Previous Aviation Insurance experience and operations background preferred;~crlf~##Account management experience and the ability to coordinate with other functions;~crlf~##Experience working in an cross cultural environment;~crlf~##Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and experience with relevant business applications and systems;~crlf~##Ability to continuously develop technical and systems knowledge, as well as business and insurance understanding;~crlf~##Good understanding of relevant products, wordings, terms and conditions and coverages;~crlf~##Advanced understanding of policy administration life cycle, including information collection, policy issuance, premium bookings, credit control, and cancellation;~crlf~##Excellent verbal and written communication skills;~crlf~##Strong interpersonal skills, with an ability to interact with people at various levels of the organization;~crlf~##Excellent time management and prioritization skills;~crlf~##Ability to motivate others; ~crlf~##Effective team player;~crlf~##Ability to train and coach staff; and~crlf~##Willingness to travel depending on Underwriter assignment (possibly up to 20%).~crlf~~crlf~

***Would consider qualified staff located anywhere in the United States***

Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. Join us. Let’s care for tomorrow.~crlf~~crlf~We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is a leading global corporate insurance carrier and a key business unit of Allianz Group. We provide risk consultancy, Property-Casualty insurance solutions and alternative risk transfer for a wide spectrum of commercial, corporate and specialty risks across 10 dedicated lines of business.~crlf~Our customers are as diverse as business can be, ranging from Fortune Global 500 companies to small businesses, and private individuals. Among them are not only the world’s largest consumer brands, tech companies and the global aviation and shipping industry, but also wineries, satellite operators or Hollywood film productions. They all look to AGCS for smart answers to their largest and most complex risks in a dynamic, multinational business environment and trust us to deliver an outstanding claims experience.

Worldwide, AGCS operates with its own teams in 32 countries and through the Allianz Group network and partners in over 200 countries and territories, employing over 4,300 people. As one of the largest Property-Casualty units of Allianz Group, we are backed by strong and stable financial ratings. In 2019, AGCS generated a total of €9.1 billion gross premium globally.~crlf~For more information, visit www.agcs.allianz.com or follow us on Twitter @AGCS_Insurance and LinkedIn.~crlf~~crlf~


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