Assistant Underwriting Officer (Life) at The African Reinsurance Corporation (Africa Re)

The African Reinsurance Corporation (Africa Re) is a pan-African financial institution with diplomatic status in its current 41 African member countries. Headquartered in Lagos (Nigeria), Africa Re is the leading reinsurance company in Africa and the Middle East, with continental network of regional and local offices in Lagos (Nigeria), Casablanca (Morocco), Nairobi (Kenya), Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire), Ebene (Mauritius), Cairo (Egypt) and Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) as well as two subsidiaries: Africa Re (South Africa) Ltd in Johannesburg and Africa Retakaful Ltd in Cairo (Egypt). The Corporation shareholding is split between African (75%) and Non-African (25%) investors. African shareholding comprises 41 African states, the AfDB and more than 100 African insurance/reinsurance companies from the 41 member countries.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Assistant Underwriting Officer (Life)ResponsibilitiesProviding necessary technical support to the Life Underwriting Unit (West Africa) in ensuring the effective performance of the Unit.Duties/Job DetailsAssist the Life Underwriting Unit in coordinating activities of the Unit.Manage Policy cessions in the Life Administration System.Manage Life Reinsurance Contract details in the Reinsurance System.Assist the Life Underwriting Unit in marketing activities and client relationship.Renewal of contracts in the RMSData processing and management in the Life Reassurance Administration SystemAssist the Life Underwriter in the assessment of medical reports from cedants up to a certain limit of sum assured.Recording, verifying and processing statements received from cedants including premium closings, quarterly accounts, excess of loss premiums, etc.Preparing renewal notices for facultative businesses and forwarding same to cedants upon approval of the Life UnderwriterPreparing monthly statistics on request by the Underwriter and/or the Regional DirectorAny other duties as may be assigned by the Life Underwriter or management. 

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