General Re Corporation, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., is a holding company for global reinsurance and related operations. It owns General Reinsurance Corporation and General Reinsurance AG, which conduct business as Gen Re.
Gen Re delivers reinsurance solutions to the Life/Health and Property/Casualty insurance industries. Represented in all major reinsurance markets through a network of more than 40 offices, supported by over 1,500 employees worldwide, we have earned superior financial strength ratings from each of the major rating agencies.
General Reinsurance Africa Ltd (a subsidiary of General Reinsurance AG) currently has an excellent opportunity for a Junior Underwriter in Property Facultative based in our Johannesburg office.
Underwriting and marketing Property facultative business within the Sub Saharan African team. The role holder will be responsible for soliciting new business, maintaining client relationships, handling of accounts, underwriting and transacting facultative business.
This position offers a continuing variety of tasks. Relationship management is a key element of the job. The successful candidate will negotiate the transfer of risk, pricing and terms directly with the client while being provided the opportunity to travel and meet face-to-face with clients.
Technical underwriting of property facultative business
You will work with key members of the team whilst you will undertake training. You will have contact with our clients and close relationships with other internal teams.
Additional relevant information
If you are interested in this position, please sumit your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
3rd Floor, Blend on Baker, 17 Baker Street
Rosebank, Johannesburg 2196
P.O. Box 3294 Johannesburg 2000 (South Africa)