Head of Life Underwriting & Claims

Job Title: Head of Life Underwriting & Claims
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: Competitive package
Reference: 000659
Contact Name: Christian Fischbach
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 02, 2019 17:14

Job Description

FocusCore is working with a global reinsurer looking to implement a Head of Underwriting and Claims for the Asia Life business here in Singapore.  This role will have full oversight of all underwriting and claims activity within the Asia market and will take the lead for the divisions underwriting and claims strategy.

As part of the Asia leadership team, your role will focus on the delivery of tailored underwriting solutions and high quality client service across the region.  Naturally you will take the lead in business development at the same time as building, leading and managing the life underwriting and claims teams.

You will be an experienced Life Reinsurance Underwriter with a well developed understanding of mortality and morbity risks and a sound understanding of process from both an underwriting and claims perspective.  Experience of underwriting or claims process improvement and/or automation would be considered valuable skills in this role.  You should ideally be a degree holder with a minimum of 10 years Life Reinsurance Underwriting experience and a respected leader in the life insurance industry.