To assess and prudently underwrite General Business in commercially sound terms and to ensure that all underwriting and documentation duties in the section operate effectively and efficiently.
Prepare all cover certificates on time and dispatch to the various Sacco’s and co-operatives.
Follow up for renewal business especially from the Sacco’s and co-operatives.
To help in debiting business especially from the branches.
To help in issuance of policy documents for the large number of clients especially from the sacco’s and banks.
To help carry out inspections especially to the small scale farmers insured through different financial institutions.
Bachelor’s Degree in agriculture or related field of study
Up to three (3) months relevant experience
Skills and Attributes
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Problem solving skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Good negotiation skills
Good analytical skills
Computer literate in MS Office and other office applications
Understanding of the working environment /competitors
Technical competence in insurance
Basic knowledge of regulations by AKI and IRA
The incumbent will be responsible for enforcing underwriting controls in the branch including on-barding, certificates, booking of business, documentation, Implementing underwriting guidelines, processes and procedures to ensure quality underwriting and business, ensuring profitability of the branch through quality control and on-boarding, ensuring quality documentation, timely turn around and maintaining excellent customer service and retention support.
The job holder will be responsible for meeting production targets, both new and renewal by generating new and maintaining business from all channels in all the regions.