Underwriting Manager

Harbridge Partners Limited

Central & Western Area

Posted on 15-Nov-22

Job Highlights

  • Leading an UW team
  • Develop underwriting policies and guidelines
  • 8+ years working experience

Job Description

Title:              Underwriting Manager – Life & Health Operations

Location:      Central, Hong Kong

Our client is a top tier composite insurer from Europe that is growing their business in Hong Kong and is looking for an experienced and confident Underwriting Manager to join their team.


  • Responsible for leading an underwriting sub-team in handling underwriting assessment and service support to distribution teams / customer enquiries in underwriting related
  • Develop and implement underwriting and operational framework, policies, procedure guidelines
  • Monitor the processing of New Business and underwriting to ensure SLA is committed in good quality
  • Perform underwriting assessment on both medical / non-medical cases
  • Liaise with team leads in distribution channels to identify areas of improvement
  • Review and verify customer due diligence, AML and CTF duties in accordance with guidelines and regulations
  • Participate in UAT’s and ad-hoc projects
  • Conduct statistical analysis, market research, regular business review and prepare business reports


  • Bachelor’s degree holder with professional insurance qualifications eg. FLMI or ICA
  • Minimum 8 years’ relevant experience in life underwriting of which at least 2 years in managerial role
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, self-motivated and effective team player
  • Maintain good business relationship with distribution teams
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to all levels
  • Ability to work under pressure and multi-tasking in a dynamic and changing environment
  • Good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese
  • Familiar with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Work Benefits/ Work Environment:

  • Open and friendly company culture.
  • Performance Bonus
  • Great Career progression.
  • Excellent career growth prospects

Please send an updated resume to cv (at) harbridgepartners (dot) com

Harbridge Partners Limited
Employment Agency Licence:  68770

Job Functions: Accounting / Finance / Corporate Services / HR
Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Years of Experience: 8 Years

Apply for this position

Allowed Type(s): .pdf, .doc, .docx
  • Share