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Senior Underwriting Officer

Date Posted: Aug 14, 2019

Location: One Harbourfront, HK, HK, 0

Company: MetLife

Major Responsibilities:

  • Underwrite medical or non-medical cases with delegated authority independently
  • Perform any assigned daily routine processing at the agreed turnaround time with quality output, including document scanning, underwriting assessment, policy issuance
  • Provide administrative support to new business and underwriting team
  • Complete ad hoc assignments at the agreed target completion date
  • Supervise a team of underwriters in underwriting cases according to the Company’s guidelines
  • Assist to review, update and streamline the underwriting guidelines and procedures from time to time so as to ensure they are competitive and maintain quality output
  • Provide underwriting service and support to multiple distribution channels including agency brokerage and direct marketing. Liaise with Sales & Distribution on pending cases
  • Participate in User Acceptance Testing



  • Minimum 3-4 years relevant working experience in life / medical underwriting
  • Proficient in written English and Chinese
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able to work under pressure and overtime
  • Proficient in computer software
  • Holding life insurance professional qualification. e.g. LOMA, ALU,…etc

MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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