Friday , December 9 2022

Santam Vacancies – Underwriting Assistant

Website Santam Insurance

Job Description:

SHA a division of Santam has two available vacancies in the Underwriting Department for Underwriting Assistant: Liability, the role are based in Johannesburg: Illovo.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Attend to daily administrative routine tasks in accordance with organisational standards, processes and procedures.
  • Drawing of standard reports if and when required.
  • Assist with the administrative underwriting duties.
  • Handling accounts queries.
  • Send out renewal invitations / reminders.
  • Handle credit control queries and errors
  • Check claims experience.
  • Attend to all system processing related functions within the underwriting area.
  • Respond to queries and resolve to the satisfaction of the affected parties within the scope of authority and / or responsibility.
  • Data capturing of policy schedules and all related documentation e.g., endorsements and facultative slips.
  • Attend to the typing of general correspondence if and when necessary, such as endorsements and cover letters.
  • Follow up on invitations / renewals and secondary follow ups on new business.
  • All administration related to policies including raising invoices etc.
  • Prepare for and attend meetings if and when required.
  • Continuously monitor quality and accuracy of the documents and KIT records produced by the system
  • Provision of telephonic backup and answering services to the division.
  • Draw monthly renewal list.
  • Liaison with Santam finance department and brokers to resolve credit control issues and accounts issues.

Job Requirements:

  • Communication Skills
  • Insurance related qualification or current studies a preference
  • Focus on continuous improvement of efficiencies
  • Attention to Detail
  • Initiative
  • Follow Up
  • Administrative Skills
  • Tolerance for handling high pressure work environment
  • Insurance related experience a preference (1-2 year)
  • Basic Administrative Underwriting Knowledge
  • Computer Literacy
  • Good Typing Skills
  • Organisational Awareness
  • Negotiation and conflict resolution skills.
  • Client Orientation
  • Teamwork
  • Matric
  • Planning and Organising
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Numeracy
  • Analysis and Judgement

Job Details:

Company: Santam Insurance

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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