Underwriting Administrator

Close Date: 2017/09/27

Underwriting Administrator (170920-5) - Discovery Logo
Tracking Number SR-G605-12
Job Title Underwriting Administrator
Business Unit Discovery Life
Department Group Risk Business Administration
Office Locations Discovery Sandton
Type of Position Permanent
Key Purpose Assisting the underwriters with general administration related to underwriting. Ensure all the documents required by the underwriters are requested, sourced from suppliers e.g. Doctors, paid for and provided to the underwriters in their entirety. Answer all queries pertaining/related to underwriting.
Key Outputs Send medicals requirements requests to brokers/SC in order to be completed by member for underwriting member’s over the acceptable limit.
Link the received completed medicals to the system and allocate to the underwriters for a decision.
Send completed medicals to another insurer on request and/or request completed medicals from other insurer to underwrite member.
Load members on the system to the smart service team for a nurse to complete required medical documents.
Personal Attributes and Skills Pro Activeness, Team Work skills, Effective Communication, Problem solving, Positive attitude and energy, adaptability and flexibility, Professionalism and Work ethic, Attention to detail, Time management
Qualifications & Experience Matric – essential.
Microsoft Office skills, i.e. Outlook, Excel and Word are mandatory. Underwriting Administration background

Minimum 1 year’s working experience in Group Risk Underwriting. Knowledge of Group Risk Industry benefit payments.


Updated: September 24, 2017 — 22:30