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.


Ansvar is highly regarded as one of the most trusted and ethical specialist insurers within our core sectors of Faith, Care, Education, Heritage and Community.

At Ansvar we continually strive to exceed our customer expectations, we are honest and professional in everything that we do so that our customers can be confident that their organisations and people are in safe hands.

We have a long history of involvement in the Australian community, we are passionate in the support we offer to community groups and organisations around Australia and believe this is what sets us apart from other insurers.

We currently have an exciting opportunity within our Executive Team for a Chief Underwriting Officer.

As the Chief Underwriting Officer you will be responsible for delivering the functions of pricing and portfolio analysis, pricing models, quality assurance, technical underwriting and training, to a level of performance required to achieve our visions and strategic goals.

The role based in either Melbourne Head Office or Sydney will report directly to the CEO.

This position will involve senior level market engagement and as a member of the Executive Leadership Team you will lead and model a strong values-based culture and approach to all aspects of your role to deliver the corporate plan.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record with a minimum of 10 years’ experience working within the general insurance industry in a senior leadership, underwriting and actuarial capability in the general insurance industry.

You will possess appropriate qualifications, along with proven underwriting and actuarial capability in the general insurance industry.

Applications for this role will close COB Friday 6th December 2019.

Please find the Position Description for the role below

Chief Underwriting Officer - Position Description PDF


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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