A Career with Hang Seng Bank
Hang Seng is committed to service excellence. Our people are our most important asset and play a vital role in our efforts to continually enhance our performance for customers and provide best-
in-class products and services.We seek to attract high-calibre talent by offering a dynamic working environment, good career development opportunities and competitive compensation packages.
Team Leader, Underwriting
Hang Seng Bank was one of Hong Kong's bancassurance pioneers with insurance business footprint started since 1965. Over the years, Hang Seng Bank has been committed to serve its customers by providing full spectrum of insurance products including Life Insurance manufacturing, distribution of General Insurance and Medical products, and MPF business.
Insurance is a fast-growing business and is one of the key drivers of Hang Seng Bank. As a well-established insurance entity, we take care of every need of our customers with an optimized service excellence through the Bank’s retail and commercial network, with a dedicated team of professionals in place.
We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our department as Team Leader, Underwriting.
Oversee and manage the daily operation of underwriting and ensure service standard meets with Company standard
Formulate underwriting philosophy in order to achieve company goals, establish operation guidelines and procedures for underwriting
Monitor the performance of medical examination service providers and medical consultants
Provide management information on underwriting experience and suggestions / executions of underwriting monitoring controls
Assist Head of Underwriting and Claims / Chief Underwriter to provide management information on the performance of services provided
Participate in new product launch, product revamp, new distribution channel by providing feedback and opinion on underwriting aspect, review and comment the product / functional specifications, contract and / or endorsement wordings, underwriting workflow and guidelines
Provide competent underwriting advice within the delegated authority
Participate in determining system requirements for underwriting administrations
Provide training to distribution channels, branches for the update of underwriting procedures and guidelines, new regulations from regulator, new product launch, refreshment of underwriting workflow and guidelines
Provide market information on new service ideas and workflow to streamline the procedure and improve services
Responsible for staff coaching, mentoring, development of underwriting staff
University graduate with 15 years of solid life underwriting experience of which 10 years in managerial role
Experience in High Net Worth underwriting experience with authority
Professional qualification in life insurance such as FLMI, ALU, etc.
Good communication and negotiation skills, with a thorough understanding of company products and analytical mind
Customer focus with excellent service skills
Independent and strong job commitment
Knowledge in PC applications of software including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Fluent in written and spoken English and Chinese
Great sense of ownership and servicing mindset to ensure efficient and effective customer service processes