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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.

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The Risk & Compliance Officer is a key part of the Client Solutions Team’s first line of defence and is responsible for supporting frontline staff to embed better practice compliance processes and effective risk controls. The Risk & Compliance Officer supports proactive oversight and challenge of compliance management effectiveness, delivers training and knowledge sharing activities for the Client Solutions Team and leads compliance-related projects and initiatives with the National Operations Manager.

About the Role

The key responsibilities of the Risk & Compliance Officer are to:

1. Manage the day to day monitoring of the Client Solutions Team’s legislative and regulatory compliance obligations

2. Assist the Client Solutions Team to effectively manage current and emerging risks

3. Provide support to the Client Solutions Team leaders in enhancing the effectiveness of compliance processes and resources

4. Liaise with internal and external stakeholders on key risk and compliance related issues

5. Deliver professional and efficient customer service to internal colleagues

6. Contribute to developing a workplace learning environment

About You

The Successful Candidate will have Tertiary qualifications in Risk Management, Business/Finance/Internal Audit or similar will be regarded as highly desirable.

At least 2 years’ experience working in like-type industry in Compliance, Risk Management and/or Insurance.

Awareness of the regulatory framework in which insurance companies operate and the ability to translate the requirements into appropriate controls;

A modern and progressive approach to business practices;

Good judgment and the ability to solve problems;

Excellent analytical and abstract reasoning skills, plus excellent organisation skills

Support and respond positively to change;

Demonstrate an ability to work within a team environment and to work independently with limited supervision;

Demonstrate your commitment to delivering high standards of work and to consistently meet deadlines;

More information regarding the role can be found in the Position Description

Risk and Compliance Officer

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.

In addition Ansvar offers Flexible working arrangements!

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About the role

We are currently seeking to appoint an experienced Risk and Compliance Manager.

Reporting to the Chief Risk Officer, The Risk and Compliance Manager is empowered to lead and shape the maturity of the risk management and compliance frameworks. This includes working with the executive and Board to enhance the design and effectiveness of systems and processes for assessing, monitoring and reporting financial and non-financial risks.

The duties for the role include;

• Lead the management and ongoing improvement of the legislative and regulatory compliance framework;

• Enhance the maturity of the risk management framework as a core enabler to achieving business goals;

• Liaise with internal and external stakeholders on key risk and compliance related issues;

• Contribute to a positive workplace learning environment.

About You

As an experienced Risk and Compliance Manager with a minimum of 5 year's experience, you will have managed compliance frameworks and have in-depth knowledge of the ASIC an APRA regulatory framework in which insurance companies operate.

You will have sound understanding of risk management principles and concepts including best practice in managing risks under the Australian Financial Services Licensing (AFSL) regime.

To be successful in this role you have proven ability to build effective relationships and to influence key stakeholders, including directors, business managers and staff .

More information regarding the role can be found in the Position Description.

Risk and Compliance Manager 2022

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.

In addition Ansvar offers Flexible working arrangements!

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The Underwriting Support Officer is responsible for providing administrative and underwriting support, including accurate input of business related data for insurance policies across all lines of business. The primary objective is to deliver professional and efficient service to achieve profitable premium growth and underwriting profitability in our core segments.

About Role

The key responsibilities of the Underwriting Support Officer are to:

1.Provide administrative and policy support for policies across all lines of business

2.Deliver professional and efficient customer service to brokers and distribution partners, as well as internal colleagues

3.Contribute to the alignment of risk and compliance management practices by sitting at the first line of defence

4.Contribute to developing a workplace learning environment

About You

• A modern and progressive approach to business practices

• Strong personal, written and verbal communication skills with the ability to establish rapport and negotiate with key internal and external stakeholders to achieve Company objectives

• Strong computer literacy skills, including sound knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook programs

• Proven track record of meeting KPIs/business goals and targets

• Up to date knowledge in most aspects of general insurance including a practical understanding of commercial insurance principles, policies, pricing, reinsurance, claims and risk management

• Proven underwriting capability within the insurance sector

• An understanding of insurance risk management including reinsurance

• To have completed or be undertaking insurance qualifications to ANZIIF Affiliate level (minimum ASIC Tier 1) and/or have relevant tertiary qualifications related to Insurance

• At least 2 years’ experience working in an Underwriting, Contact/Processing Centre capacity is desirable

• Passionate about the business and highly motivated to achieve Company objectives

• Responds positively to change

• Passion for delivery of high customer service and meeting deadlines

• Determination to be "The Best" both individually and as part of the Company

• Embraces and consistently displays Ansvar’s values

• Ability to create a positive working environment

• Flexible attitude with a ‘can-do’ approach and a willingness to help out as required

• Excellent listening and communication skills plus the ability to receive and provide constructive feedback

• Sets and maintains high standards of performance, both personally and for the Company

• Excellent people skills and ability to build and maintain good relationships with colleagues, business partners and customers

• Highly disciplined, with excellent planning and time-management skills and the ability to work effectively under tight deadlines and pressure

More information regarding this role can be found in the position description

Underwriting Support Officer

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

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The Business Development Underwriter - New South Wales (NSW) is a crucial role within the organisation responsible for maximising existing and new business opportunities sourced by the Business Development team.

Key responsibilities

Reporting to the State Manager –NSW and based within the Sydney office, key responsibilities will include:

Assist in the growth and maintenance of profitable, sustainable new business and growth within the NSW portfolio of business

Personal Underwriting of new business cases, schemes, endorsements and renewals for the NSW portfolio

Deliver professional and efficient customer service to clients, brokers and distribution partners, ensuring internal accessibility at all times

Proven ability to assist the Business Development team implement practical strategies to secure new business and retention of renewals, whilst applying effective risk management strategies.

Being well presented with a professional and confident manner, experience in dealing directly with brokers and clients, whilst simultaneously fostering effective working relationships, is essential.

About You

You will have strong commercial influencing and stakeholder management skills and a proven track record of meeting KPIs/business goals and targets.

Demonstrable underwriting capability within the insurance sector and experience.

You will have at least 3 - 5 years’ experience working in Underwriting within the general insurance industry, with excellent commercial lines product knowledge and completed or be undertaking insurance qualifications to ANZIIF Associate level and/or have relevant tertiary qualifications related to insurance.

More information regarding the role can be found in the Position Description.

Business Development Underwriter - NSW

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic organisation that is passionate about being the first choice for our customers. In return you will gain extensive exposure to the commercial insurance industry. Additionally, you will have access to a range of rewarding Company benefits as a valued team member.

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

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The Business Development Underwriter - Western Australia (WA) is a critical role within the Organisation responsible for maximising existing and new business opportunities sourced by the Business Development team.

This role represents and promotes the interests of Ansvar Insurance with limited face to face contact with our distribution partners, account planning, account servicing, portfolio managing, marketing promotion and the completion of new business opportunities.

Key Responsibilities

Assist in the growth and maintenance of profitable, sustainable new business within the WA portfolio of business

Personal Underwriting of new business cases, schemes and endorsements for the WA portfolio

Assist Underwriting Department in maximising the profitability of Casualty, Property, Financial Lines and Business Pack portfolio’s

Contribute to the alignment of risk and compliance management practises

Deliver professional and efficient customer service to clients, brokers and distribution partners as well as internal colleagues

About you

The Successful candidate will have strong commercial negotiation, influencing and stakeholder management skills and a proven track record of meeting KPIs/business goals and targets.

Demonstrable underwriting capability within the insurance sector and experience dealing directly with brokers and clients is essential.

You will have at least 5 years experience working in business development within the general insurance industry, with excellent commercial lines product knowledge and completed or be undertaking insurance qualifications to ANZIIF Associate level and/or have relevant tertiary qualifications related to insurance.

More information regarding the role can be found in the Position Description.

Business Development Underwriter - WA

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic organisation that is passionate about being the first choice for our customers. In return you will gain extensive exposure to the commercial insurance industry. Additionally you will have access to a range of rewarding Company benefits as a valued team member.

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Ansvar is growing!

We are currently recruiting a number of Underwriter roles into the orgianisation, these roles can be based in any states.

Summary

The Underwriter is responsible for the personal underwriting of the less complex risks within our portfolios and sectors (small to medium sized policies including schemes), within delegated underwriting authority and in accordance with the Company’s laid down strategies to support the profitable growth of the business. The Underwriter is also responsible for maximising existing and new business opportunities sourced by the State’s Business Development team.

The primary objective of the role is to deliver professional and efficient customer service to achieve profitable premium growth and underwriting profitability in our core segments.

This role reports to the Regional Underwriting Manager and can be based in any state!

Key responsibilities

The key responsibilities of the Underwriter are to:

Assist in the growth and maintenance of profitable, sustainable business within the allocated State’s portfolio of business

Undertake personal underwriting of the schemes and small to medium sized policies, including new business

Deliver professional and efficient customer service to brokers and distribution partners, as well as internal colleagues

Assist the State Manager and Technical Solutions team in maximising the profitability of the Ansvar’s portfolio

Contribute to the alignment of risk and compliance management practices within the allocated portfolio by sitting at the first line of defence

Contribute to developing a workplace learning environment

About you

5+ years experience working in an underwriting capacity

An understanding of insurance risk management including reinsurance

Proven ability to develop and implement practical strategies to secure new business and retention of renewals

Display excellent collaboration, communication and negotiation skills both internally and externally

Proven ability to assist in the development and implementation of effective risk management strategies within the general insurance industry

Excellent people skills and ability to build and maintain good relationships with colleagues, business partners and customers

Excellent team player with previous experience in effectively training and supporting underwriters and new starters.

More information regarding the role can be found in the Position Description.

Underwriter

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.

In addition Ansvar offers Flexible working arrangements!

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Ansvar is growing!

We are currently recruiting a number of Senior Underwriter into the orgianisation, these roles can be based in any states.

Role summary

The Senior Underwriter is responsible for the personal underwriting of the medium to complex risks within our portfolios and sectors within delegated underwriting authority and in accordance with the Company’s laid down strategies to support the profitable growth of the business. The Senior Underwriter is also responsible for maximising existing and new business opportunities sourced by the State’s Business Development team in partnership with the Regional Underwriting Manager.

The primary objective of the role is to deliver professional and efficient customer service to achieve profitable premium growth and underwriting profitability in our core segments.

Key responsibilities

Reporting to the Regional Underwriting Manager the key responsibilities of the Senior Underwriter are to:

Assist in the growth and maintenance of profitable, sustainable business within the allocated State’s portfolio of business

Undertake personal underwriting of the schemes and medium to large sized policies, including new business

Deliver professional and efficient customer service to brokers and distribution partners, as well as internal colleagues

Assist the State Manager, Regional Underwriting Manager and Technical Solutions team in maximising the profitability of the Ansvar’s portfolio

Contribute to the alignment of risk and compliance management practises within the allocated portfolio by sitting at the first line of defence

Contribute to developing a workplace learning environment

About you

5+ years experience working in an underwriting capacity

An understanding of insurance risk management including reinsurance

Proven ability to develop and implement practical strategies to secure new business and retention of renewals

Display excellent collaboration, communication and negotiation skills both internally and externally

Proven ability to assist in the development and implementation of effective risk management strategies within the general insurance industry

Excellent people skills and ability to build and maintain good relationships with colleagues, business partners and customers

Excellent team player with previous experience in effectively training and supporting underwriters and new starters.

More information about the role can be found in the Position Description.

Senior Underwriter

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.

In addition Ansvar offers Flexible working arrangements!

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Ansvar is looking to recruit an experienced underwriter to join our NSW Team.

As an experienced Underwriter you will be responsible for the personal underwriting of medium to complex risk within our portfolios and sectors.  This role you will also be responsible for maximising existing and new business opportunities sourced by the State’s Business Development team in partnership with the Regional Underwriting Manager .

About the Role

Reporting to the Regional Underwriting Manager key responsibilities will include:

  • Assist in the growth and maintenance of profitable, sustainable business within all allocated State's portfolio of business
  • 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

 About you

  • 5+ years experience working in an underwriting capacity
  • An understanding of insurance risk management including reinsurance
  • Proven ability to develop and implement practical strategies to secure new business and retention of renewals
  • Display excellent collaboration, communication and negotiation skills both internally and externally
  • Proven ability to assist in the development and implementation of effective risk management strategies within the general insurance industry
  • Excellent people skills and ability to build and maintain good relationships with colleagues, business partners and customers
  • Excellent team player with previous experience in effectively training and supporting underwriters and new starters.

More information regarding the role can be found in the Position Description.

Senior Underwriter -NSW

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.

In addition Ansvar offers Flexible working arrangements!

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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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