Underwriter, Group Insurance Underwriting (6 months contract)

Contract Role, Singapore


  • To assess applications for all lines of businesses offered by the Company and to accept risk in line with the Company’s medical underwriting standards.
  • To provide recommendations on exclusions and premium loading applicable for each insured member.



  • Perform life and medical underwriting according to underwriting guidelines and update decision in system.
  • Generate underwriting letters to communicate decision to customers within turnaround time.
  • Generate reminders for all pending cases.
  • Liaise with reinsurers for applications of sum assureds above approval and treaty limits.
  • Assist in enquiries on underwriting issues and review appeals cases.
  • Issue underwriting endorsements in relations to the medical conditions of members.
  • Liaise with DTC customers on the phone or email on underwriting requirements and decisions.
  • Perform User Acceptance Testing for system enhancement projects.
  • Any other ad hoc tasks or projects, eg payment of medical expenses, filing, policy issuance matters, customer enquiries.



  • Diploma/ degree holder with at least 3 to 5 years of medical underwriting experience in life/health
  • Industry-wide recognized certificate(s) of insurance studies preferred



  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent communication skills and teamwork.
  • Self-motivated and independent.
  • Proficient in both written and spoken English
  • Good knowledge of Group Asia system will be an advantage.
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