Universal Life Underwriting Manager / Senior Manager

Senior (6-10 years)

Technical Skills

  • Life Insurance
  • Underwriting

Job Description

Universal Life Underwriting Manager / Senior Manager

Location: Hong Kong

Reporting to:

Direct: Head of Life Technical Center of Excellence
Indirect: Head of Underwriting & Claims, Life Operations

Main Purpose of the Job:
· Provide dedicated and expert support for individual universal life insurance in underwriting perspectives, and develop HNW UW philosophy for 3rd party distribution channels

Key Accountabilities:

· Underwrite medical and non-medical cases with entrusted authority independently
· Support HNW front-office and middle office in their discussions with brokers – it will require several touch points with Brokers’ underwriting team during the year
· Develop a strong relationship with reinsurers in the context of HNW UW
· Provide quality inquiry service to internal departments and consultants, notably a close work with actuarial team on special quotation
· Ensure the agreed service standards are achieved
· Assist in reviewing underwriting guidelines for UL product and operation procedures in compliance with company risk strategy
· To assist in preparing Operating HNW Underwriting Committee
· Work closely with Life Operations Large Cases Team to ensure consistency in underwriting decision

Key customers:
  • HNW customers
  • All 3rd party distribution channels
Working relationship within business units:
  • · HNW Ops team in Life BU
  • · Large Case UW team in Life Operations
  • · Individual value proposition Management in Life BU
· Actuarial Dept



· University Graduate, LOMA / FLMI qualification preferred

· At least 6 years relevant experience in life underwriting, mostly in Universal Life product underwriting

· Possess medical underwriting knowledge

· Good interpersonal and communication skills

· Good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese

· Good PC knowledge

Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelSenior (6-10 years)
Education LevelBachelor
QualificationFellow, Life Management Institute (FLMI)
LanguageEnglish, Cantonese
AXAInsurance and Reinsurance

42/F., AXA Tower, Landmark East, 100 How Ming Street, Kwun Tong

directions_walk8 mins walk from Kwun Tong Station