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 Senior Underwriter role is an integral position within the Organisation responsible for the profitability, management and development of the Company’s underwriting operations and high risk portfolios. This includes underwriting of the property, motor lines, Liability and financial lines of business in accordance with the Company’s laid down strategies to support the profitable growth of the business.


Reporting to the Regional Underwriting Manager – QLD and based within the Brisbane office, key responsibilities will include:

  • Undertake personal underwriting of the portfolio
  • Deliver professional and efficient customer service to brokers and distribution partners, as well as internal colleagues
  • Assist the Portfolio Manager in maximising the profitability of the portfolio
  • Contribute to the alignment of risk and compliance management practises within the portfolio by sitting at the first line of defence
  • Act as a technical point of authority concerning the portfolio
  • Contribute to the development of a workplace learning environment
  • The Senior Underwriter 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 also display a flexible attitude with a ‘can-do’ approach and a willingness to assist as required, this includes providing your expertise and knowledge to other functions of the business. You will be a team player, and assist in sharing knowledge and skill across the Company to ensure a culture of continuous learning and development.

    You will have demonstrable underwriting capability within the general insurance sector and experience dealing directly with brokers and clients. Possessing a proven track record of meeting KPIs/business goals and targets and up to date knowledge in most aspects of general insurance, including a practical understanding of insurance principles, policies, pricing, reinsurance, claims and risk management is essential. You will have at least 8 years’ experience working in a underwriting capacity, and completed or be undertaking insurance qualifications to ANZIIF Associate level and/or have relevant tertiary qualifications related to Insurance.

    This is a fantastic opportunity to express your interest in joining a dynamic 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 work environment and the opportunity to build a rewarding career.

    If this sounds like the role for you, send a current resume and cover letter by selecting the apply button now.


    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.

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