Dubai, UAE

About the Company

A Global Health Insurance Company in UAE is currently recruiting for an accomplished and experienced Medical Underwriter in Dubai.

About the Role

  • Evaluate, price and modify plan design for renewals and new business on Large Corporate quotations in compliance with underwriting authorities.
  • Evaluate renewals and work with relevant client managers, brokers and clients to implement required rate actions.
  • Manage portfolio of accounts balancing profitability and persistency.
  • Analyse results looking for trends and patterns that may require changes to benefits currently and into the future. Work with sales and the client to implement changes.
  • Investigate any non-compliance of benefit adjudication and liaise with appropriate managers to ensure compliance.
  • Work with sales and client management to improve their knowledge of the technical aspects of the business. Provide concise and clear instructions on what is happening to a risk and provide options to manage costs into the future.
  • Be market aware; understand the competition, the environment and the client’s needs.
  • Awareness and understanding of regulatory (DHA/DHO) compliance pricing requirements, ensuring the Underwriting Department is fully compliant and is set up to deal with any potential future changes.
  • Provide accurate and timely metrics to the Underwriting Manager and Senior Management

About the Individual

  • High level of numeracy & accuracy
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills
  • Resilience and drive
  • Ability to take ownership and time management
  • Able to work under pressure, both individually and as part of a team
  • Sound decision-making and good business judgment
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office suite of products, particularly Excel
  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Finance, Mathematics, Engineering, Actuarial or similar
  • Minimum 5 years’ of underwriting experience in group health


Salary commensurate based on Candidates’ experience


An excellent bonus scheme and other benefits


Clifford Morris

Account Manager

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