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Senior Medical Underwriter

Job Information
LocationInsurance Jobs in Johannesburg
SalaryR360 000 – R240 000 per annum
Job TypePermanent
EducationRelevant Degree
Experience1 - 3 years’ experience

Job Description

One of our clients, based in Johannesburg, is currently looking for a dedicated and zealous Senior Medical Underwriter to join their team.

You will be required to:

• Provide relevant information to clients and fellow employees to make informed decisions

• Build relationships with key role players such as Sales Consultants, the Quality assurance department, the Management and the Administration team

• Contribute to optimising work practices and procedures that will lead to an improvement in STP

• Ensure accurate capturing of medical diagnoses by the Sales Consultant

• Ensure suspicious non-referral cases are highlighted and referred to underwriting where possible

• Ensure provision of correct medical advice

• Provide support to Sales Consultants with regard to medical terminology

• Provide medical training to Sales Consultants and SQA department

• Review of medical decisions not referred to underwriting

A few requirements for the position:

• 1 – 3 years’ experience in medical environment

• 1 years’ experience in underwriting role

• Nursing Degree / Diploma or relevant medical qualification

• Medical Health Assessment, Treatment and Care (Section 38 A)

• Occupational Health

Hire Resolve invites all suitable candidates to apply by emailing your CV to or fax to 086 572 8877. You can also contact Jenna on 031 350 4405.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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