We are always interested to hear from talented and committed professionals

Ansvar strives to be an employer of choice and recognises that all of our employees are a point of differentiation and a valuable asset. Through highly skilled and motivated employees we deliver excellent customer service to our stakeholders, resulting in Ansvar being the first choice for customers in our core segments.

We are innovative, collaborative, accountable, agile and professional – these values drive our success.

We have a “will do” approach and are focussed on offering solutions. We are committed to helping you deliver on our values and will ensure you have access to continued to development. We look forward to your positive contribution to the ongoing success and growth of Ansvar.


The Business Development Underwriting Manager is responsible for the personal underwriting of large and complex new business cases, schemes and endorsements, within delegated underwriting authority in accordance with the Company's strategy to support the profitable growth of the business. This role represents and promotes the interest of Ansvar Insurance with distribution partners and the insurance Industry.

Reporting to the Western Regional Manager WA/SA/NT and based withing the Adelaide office, key responsibilities will include:

  • Manage the growth and maintenance of profitable, sustainable business within the SA portfolio of business
  • Personal Underwriting of New Business cases, schemes and endorsements for the SA portfolio.
  • Assist Underwriting department in maximising the profitability of Casualty, Property, Financial Lines and Biz Pack portfolio's
  • Contribute to the alignment of risk and compliance management practises to Ansvar's strategic objectives by sitting in the first line of defence.

As an experienced Business Development Underwriting Manager you must be highly disciplined, with excellent planning and time management skills and the ability to work effectively to deliver viable results for the Company.

You will have excellent people skills and experience dealing directly with brokers and clients as well as maintaining good relationships with colleagues and business partners.

You will have demonstrable underwriting capability (5+ years) within the general insurance sector and a proven track record of meeting KPIs/business goals and targets.

This is a fantastic opportunity to express your interest in joining an organisation that is passionate about being the first choice for our customers.

In return, you will gain extensive exposure to the general insurance industry and work for a Company that is committed to providing its employees with a professional, supportive environment and the opportunity to build a rewarding career.

Please find the Position Description below:

Position Description - Business Development Underwriting Manager SA

If this sounds like the role for you, send a current resume and cover letter to

Applications will close Friday 21 February 2020.


As an employee you will enjoy a range of rewarding
benefits, including access to:

  • Discounts on Household and Motor insurance products
  • Community Service Leave
  • Various Reward, Recognition and Incentive programs
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Various Health & Wellbeing initiatives
  • Various Learning & Development programs, including ANZIIF courses and studies
  • Staff loans

*NB: The above Ansvar benefits are subject to additional requirements and available to eligible employees.

Our business is growing, and so are the opportunities to develop within our team.

As part of our team, you will work closely with other talented and committed professionals. We recruit for technical excellence, enthusiasm and a strong commitment to teamwork.

We are always interested to hear from such individuals. If you think you could add value to our team, please send your expression of interest via the relevant link below.