Senior Medical Underwriter

Date Posted: June 23, 2021, 6:14 a.m.

Job Description

We currently have an exciting career opportunity for Senior Medical Underwriter, Jubilee Life Insurance Limited. The position holder will report to the Operations Manager and will be based at Head Office in Nairobi.


Role Purpose

The job holder will evaluate, price, and prescribe the terms to apply on risks proposed to deliver the desired loss ratio and profitability.


Main Responsibilities

Account Management.

Evaluate risks proposed and prescribing loading rates and terms commensurate with the level of risk before acceptance.

Monitor/Audit underwriting processes. Reconcile errors and omissions in underwriting.

Reinsurance underwriting.

Authorize refunds, cancellations,and process payments to service providers.

Review renewals based on claims experience to retain quality businesses.

Insurance premium booking and processing of underwriting cases.

Prompt handling and response to customer enquiries once received.

Prepare periodic management reports.

Mentor, coach,and train junior underwriting staff to ensure all their work is as per underwriting guidelines.


Key Competencies

Visionary Leadership

Entrepreneurial Spirit

Market Awareness

Customer Focus

Continuous Innovation

Ownership & Commitment

Team Spirit



Bachelor’s Degree in Insurance or any other business related field.



Relevant Experience

Minimum of six years’ relevant experience in a similar position.


How To Apply

If you are qualified and seeking an exciting new challenge, please apply via [email protected] quoting the Job Reference Number and Position.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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