Senior Manager, Strategic Underwriting

Full Time
Lead (more than 10 years)
English, Cantonese, Mandarin (Putonghua)

Job Description

Senior Manager, Strategic Underwriting

Location: Hong Kong

Job Role:
  • Review and revamp the current underwriting guidelines and delegations of authority to the Commercial, Retail teams and external agents
  • Ensure the delegations of authority provide the governance authority to the Strategic Underwriting team whilst still providing speed to market and minimising bottlenecks for the Distribution team
  • Provide subject matter expertise and be the escalation point for underwriting cases that are unique, complex according to the delegations of authority
  • Ensure periodic underwriting file audits are completed as per the audit protocols and against the underwriting guidelines/delegations of authority
  • Ensure the appropriate structure, governance and people capability of the Strategic Underwriting team
  • Be the conduit between AXA GI HK and the Regional Office’s Practise Leaders
  • Contribute as a Project Sponsor, Project Steering Committee Member and/or Project SME to Strategic Underwriting


Qualification Requirement:
  • University graduate with qualification in Engineering
  • Preferably minimum 15 years experiences in GI industry, focusing on Commercial Engineering and Construction
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese (Mandarin and/or Cantonese)
  • Good interpersonal, management skills
  • Able to work independently
  • Literate in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Word

Technical Skills

  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Powerpoint
  • Microsoft Word
  • Underwriting