Underwriter-Medical at Old Mutual Limited (OML), Kigali, Rwanda – CLOSE: 19/05/2022

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  • 13/05/2022 14:33
  • Nyarugenge, Kigali City, Rwanda

Old Mutual Limited (OML) is a Pan-African financial services group that offers a broad spectrum of financial solutions to retail and corporate customers across key markets in 13 African countries and boasts a rich heritage of 175 years. The primary listing of Old Mutual Limited, which comprises the East Africa business – UAP Old Mutual Group, on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange is a milestone the business attained in June 2018, with Secondary listings in Zimbabwe, Namibia & Malawi.

The UAP Old Mutual Group comprises three key players as a result of the acquisition of a controlling stake in Faulu in 2014 and UAP in 2015 by Old Mutual. The Group is one of the largest financial services groups with a growing footprint in East and Central Africa. It currently operates in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, South Sudan and Rwanda. UAP Old Mutual offers customers a comprehensive and enhanced range of financial services which include Investment, Insurance, Savings and Banking, as well as a wider and more accessible distribution network. The Group also offers broad career growth prospects for employees. It therefore wishes to fill the below vacant position with a qualified, experienced and talented individual to strengthen its portfolio as a Pan – African Financial Services Group. The position’s details are outlined below:

Role Title:

Underwriter-Medical-1 Post

Business Unit(s):


Business /Function:




Reports To:

Senior Underwriter

MDP Level:

Manager of self

Role Size


Job Summary

The purpose of the role is to provide quality underwriting outcomes for the Commercial/Personal lines underwriting function through effectively maintaining underwriting standards and providing quality client and broker service. Must be multi skilled with the ability to mentor and train Assistant underwriters and have high technical knowledge.

Key tasks and responsibilities:

  • Apply standard rates, calculate premiums, and underwrite renewal business endorsements, and cancellations.
  • Prepare renewal terms for corporate business in time and ensure close and tactical follow up to renew the businesses of renewal letters and follow up.
  • Prepare premium invoices and ensure timely premium collection as per the credit policy.
  • Follow up on debt collection and reporting
  • Ensure accurate benefits set up and membership maintenance in the system.
  • Ensure timely scheme performance reporting as per SLA’s with clients and intermediaries and attend scheme performance review meetings as per set guidelines.
  • Ensures that systems and procedures covering underwriting operations are adhered to and supervises the Underwriting Assistants to ensure quality and timely service
  • Works closely with field marketing staff/agents, brokers to develop and maintain positive business partnerships
  • Liaison with brokers/agents and direct clients to verify information, explain and interpret coverage.
  • Preparation of member guides and underwriting summaries.
  • Generate utilization reports, member statements, and loss ratio trends.
  • Ensure compliance with standards of service/Customer service charter in all underwriting operations.
  • Enforces the no – credit policy and ensures that premiums are up to date for section accounts through timely collection of premiums.
  • Market company products to brokers, agents and walk in clients to maximize on new business acquisition strategies.

Academic/Professional Qualifications; experience; skills and competencies

  • University degree in statistics or business-related course
  • Basic Insurance qualification
  • Minimum Experience of 3 years
  • Good communication and negotiating skills
  • Good assessment and analytical skills
  • Knowledge in medical risk assessment.
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Good interpersonal and relations skills
  • Thorough understanding of policy covers/wordings and their interpretation as pertaining to claims

Please visit our careers page through: https://oldmutual.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Old_Mutual_Careers/job/Kigali/Underwriter—Medical_JR-23742

Interested candidate are requested to submit their applications by 5:00 PM 19th May 2022.

Applicants must possess or be in the process of applying for a POLICE CLEARANCE CERTIFICATE as at the time of making an application.

ONLY short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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Grand Pension Plaza 7th Floor, 2 KN 3 Ave, Kigali Old Mutual Insurance ,Nyarugenge,Kigali City,Rwanda

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