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Senior Manager Underwriting Tokyo


06-13 Senior Manager Underwriting/アンダーライティングシニアマネージャー


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9-12 million
 1. Partners with other Underwriting Operations team members to identify, implement and manage “best practices”, as they pertain to underwriting operations, across all insurer and client relationships
2. Serves as technical resource for geographic/client-focused Underwriting roles to leverage “best practices”, while recognizing and modifying where different practices are expressly authorized.
3. Recognizes and understands relevant regulatory compliance issues and rate and form filing requirements, and partners with internal Legal/Regulatory group to design, implement and monitor program compliance.
4. Consults specifically to Client Services, Product Development, Pricing, Program Management, Finance, Legal/Regulatory and other internal customers on all matters of underwriting operations.
5. May be responsible for one or more internal client relationships and by extension related external client relationships, working with business partners to meet the needs of our clients, as it relates to underwriting operations.
6. May be responsible for one or more insurance company partner relationships which may cross product lines and geographies.
7. Leads captive governance for both company and client or partner captives.
8. Monitors insurance/reinsurance contracts and policies for accuracy and compliance with stated terms and practices (e.g. rates, fees, taxes, key contract dates, program procedures).
9. Demonstrates operational experience in dealing with claims, underwriting and administrative processes.

1. 10 years of relevant insurance industry experience in commercial property/casualty Underwriting, with skills in Risk Management, Finance, Audit or Regulatory a plus.
2. Bachelor's degree in Insurance or related Business Administration, Finance, Economics field, or comparable insurance industry experience.
3. CPCU, ARM and/or ARe certification(s) preferred (or local equivalents).
4. Strong knowledge of insurance and underwriting concepts and processes.
5. Demonstrated personal productivity, time management and presentation skills.
6. Ability to support clients and team members across a global operating model, appreciating multiple cultures and associated time-zone management.
7. Foreign language – skills in both Japanese and English preferred. 8. Potential for International Travel