Manager / Senior Manager, Technical Underwriting and Governance (General Insurance)

AXA General Insurance (Hong Kong, Hong Kong) 24 days ago



Technical Underwriting, Governance and Projects

  • Develop and distribute the technical underwriting guidelines and delegations of authority to the Distribution teams of AXA HK as well as other AXA entities as required
  • Provide subject matter expertise and be the escalation point for complex underwriting cases of AXA HK as well as other AXA entities as required
  • Ensure periodic underwriting file audits of all P&C lines of business are completed as per the audit protocols to review files against the underwriting principles and delegations of authority
  • Ensure the appropriate underwriting governance is in place for all P&C lines of business 
  • Focus on and contribute to company’s / cross-AXA entities’ projects such as GI hub and other transformational projects
  • Ensure the Technical Underwriting team’s alignment and compliance with legal, compliance and risk management teams in formulating and executing action plans and escalating issues as required
  • Ensure the delegations of authority provide the governance authority to Underwriting whilst still providing speed to market and minimising bottlenecks
  • Fulfil responsibilities on relevant committees to achieve business goals

Business Leadership

  • Provide underwriting and technical training for AXA HK as well as other AXA entities as required
  • Provide underwriting insight for new product development.
  • Contribute to the effective management of the GI P&L to drive top line and bottom line growth and to deliver the expected BU performance metrics, with particular focus on Underlying Results and Loss Ratio
  • Strong collaboration with local teams, regional teams, Group and other AXA entities
  • Self-driven on assigned initiatives


  • Qualifications in business or finance with ACII or FCII accreditation preferred
  • At least 7 years’ experience in general insurance, with strong knowledge of the industry’s challenges and competitive landscape
  • Robust business acumen and understanding of the economics of an insurance business, in particular the profitability drivers.
  • Strong experience and in-depth knowledge of underwriting in order to develop effective technical underwriting principles and delegations of authority to drive profitability and minimise risk exposure
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills with the ability to build mutually beneficial internal and external relationships
  • Well-developed written and spoken English language skills
About AXA  

Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life?  Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things. 

In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 165,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 103 million customers.


AXA Hong Kong and Macau, a member of the AXA Group, prides itself on serving over 1.3 million customers [1] in the region. In addition to being the #1 global Property & Casualty commercial lines insurer [2] , we are also one of the largest health protection providers in Hong Kong and Macau. 

‘Empowering people to live a better life’ is the goal of AXA Hong Kong and Macau, which is reflected in everything we do. We are one of the most diversified insurers, providing a full range of coverage for individual and commercial customers. We offer all-round, integrated solutions across Life, Health and Property & Casualty to address all their insurance needs. 

AXA is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to promote Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) by creating a work environment where all employees are treated with dignity, respect, and where individual differences are valued. We welcome and treasure diverse profiles to join our big family, and to build an inclusive culture together which allows everyone to maximize their personal potential.

[ 1 ] Including customers of AXA China Region Insurance Company Limited, AXA China Region Insurance Company (Bermuda) Limited (incorporated in Bermuda with limited liability), and AXA General Insurance Hong Kong Limited

[2] AXA Corporate Solutions, AXA Matrix Risk Consultants, AXA Insurance Company, and AXA Art with AXA XL’s insurance and reinsurance operations combined 
What We Offer  

We offer excellent career prospects and attractive remuneration package to the right candidates. 

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