Underwriting Administrator

Company Overview

MetLife are a leading provider of life insurance and retirement solutions, partnering with employers and super funds to help more Australians create a lifestyle they love.

As an international powerhouse protecting customers in over 40 countries worldwide this is an exciting opportunity to be part of a brand new product release into the Australian market.
 
Role Overview

The Underwriting Administration Consultant role is responsible for delivering market-leading application management solutions and exceptional customer experiences by executing on a consistently proactive, diligent and targeted administration strategy.

  • Proactively manage all applications for insurance by engaging regularly with underwriters, advisers and adviser support staff
  • Demonstrate exceptional administration skills by proactively identifying requirements, opportunities and risks to the end to end application process, at both a customer and adviser level
  • Apply a keen understanding of MetLife’s products, relevant legislation, underwriting and reinsurance considerations in undertaking administrative and adviser service activities
  • Conduct initial and ongoing application assessments to identify and manage administrative requirements and to support the underwriters by ensuring their assessment of all relevant information
  • Complete all underwriting administration transactions in an efficient and effective manner, and within agreed service levels
  • Proactively manage end to end new business cycle times and deliver best practice quality outcomes

Skills and Experience

  • Displays a positive and enthusiastic attitude
  • Communicates openly and proactively shares knowledge
  • Exceptional planning, time management and prioritisation skills
  • Performs well under pressure, in an evolving environment
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to and embrace change
  • Exhibits superior customer service capabilities
  • Excellent computing skills and literacy
  • Outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement and Lean principles
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a Call Centre or Administration role
  • Demonstrated understanding of the Retail life insurance industry
  • Working knowledge of relevant regulatory and legislative policy

What’s on offer

This is your chance to be part of the launch of a brand new retail product offering into the market with an international life insurer. MetLife promote work life balance for all employees, offer great employee benefits and a salary offering that is highly competitive in the market.

If this role is of interest please apply now as directed. For a confidential discussion please call Dominic Sheppard on 029240 6386 
  
Please note that all third party applications will be referred to the retained consultant at Profusion for consideration. 

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