Casualty Treaty Underwriter - Motor

Zurich, Suisse

Job Type

Full Time

About Us

Arc Vermeil is an international recruitment firm specialized in placement of executives and managers in the financial services Industry. Our agengy had been mandated on the following job

About the Role

Our business is articulated around both traditional and customised reinsurance solutions. Our team, which consists of underwriters and pricing actuaries, operates within a successful model where underwriters have full client responsibility and is organised around two pillars: Property and Casualty.

To support in reaching the ambition we have set ourselves for the UK Motor market, we seek a motivated specialist to join our underwriting team with responsibility for marketing and underwriting UK Motor Non-Proportional reinsurance transactions.

Your responsibilities:

Support UK Motor Senior Underwriter in defining and implementing our strategy for UK Motor Non-Proportional business

Analyse risks and exposures for the purpose of underwriting, pricing and accumulation control; in close cooperation with Pricing Actuaries

Ensure market coordination with the different underwriting units

Establish and manage autonomously client and broker relationships

Cooperate actively with key internal stakeholders outside of Casualty

Contribute to reporting and annual planning processes

Contribute to developing/maintaining underwriting expertise


Qualification: Actuarial degree, Master degree or equivalent education within the (re)insurance industry.

Experience: 4-5 years of experience as reinsurance underwriter in Casualty treaty. Sound grasp of UK Motor market would be preferrable.

Knowledge: In-depth knowledge of traditional reinsurance. Proficiency in using pricing tools and advanced knowledge of the Motor segment.


Strong team player with highly-developed analytical skills and ability to learn quickly.

Can-do mindset with good business acumen;

curiosity and creativity to try new things and propose new ideas.

Pro-active in engaging with clients/brokers with natural ability to handle complex negotiations.

Language: Excellent command of English, any other European language would be an asset.

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