Underwriting Assistant Job in Kenya

Underwriting Assistant – Group Life


The incumbent shall be responsible for analyzing and assessing the risk presented to the company through proposals submitted guided by the laid down underwriting guidelines.

Primary Responsibilities

Evaluate risks proposed and prescribe rates and terms commensurate with the level of risk before acceptance as per Underwriting guidelines;

Customers onboarding and registration in the system;

Intermediaries onboarding and registration in the system;

Ensure timely processing of renewal invitations;

Prepare and process debits/credits endorsements for renewals and new business;

Process renewal invitations guided by the claims experience;

Monthly Premium Reconciliation;

Process commission for agents and brokers;

Process and dispatch renewal notifications and endorsements on time;

Prepare and issue Policy documents and Renewal Endorsements;

Provide Group Life quotations to intermediaries and clients;

Process premium refunds to customers;

Respond and attend to customer inquiries;

Prompt handling and response to customer inquiries once received;

Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Academic, Professional, and Technical Competencies

Academic and Professional Requirements


Bachelor’s degree in Commerce or a related field       

Professional Qualifications

Progress towards IIK or ACII

Academic, Professional, and Technical Competencies Required:
Essential Knowledge/Skills and Experience Required:

Up to (1) years relevant experience

Good analytical skills

Excellent communication and presentation skills

Problem-solving skills

Excellent customer care skills

Desirable knowledge/skills and Experience Required:

Excellent interpersonal skills

Computer literate in MS Office and other office applications

Technical competence in insurance

Basic knowledge of regulations by AKI and IRA

How To Apply

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Closing Date: 8th November 2023