Underwriting Analyst, Health Business, Job in Kenya

Job Summary

The role holder will be
responsible for assisting in risk management through assessing the eligibility
of applicants to obtain medical cover, scheme performance analysis, proposal of
appropriate renewal terms and scheme administration for those already on
medical cover within the set standards of service.

Key Responsibilities

detailed and accurate records of health business policies underwritten and
decisions made (electronically and in physical files).

of health insurance risks.

management for new and existing business.

and issuance of medical cards and member certificates within set time frames

and issuance of debits, and credit notes within set time frames

and issuance of policy documents.

policy terms and conditions for reference.

of policy suspension and policy cancellations

out scheme performance analysis and propose appropriate renewal terms.

of policies in the system within set time frame.

relationship management. Maintain cordial relationships with clients and
brokers through regular engagements and meetings.

to correspondence and client queries (both written and by phone) within set

with the other departmental and company functions to ensure smooth delivery of
services to insured clients.

and issuance of various reports as may be required from time to time.

liaison to ensure that all providers have updated scheme and membership records.

of Smart Applications and Orbit medical system records to ensure data accuracy
and consistency.


degree in insurance or business-related discipline

towards Diploma in Insurance (ACII or AIIK), (at least 3 papers or equivalent)


years’ experience in the insurance industry


market and competitor understanding.

of insurance industry and concepts

of insurance regulatory requirements

of medical underwriting processes, procedures and concepts


management skills

analytical skills

organizational and stakeholder management skills

How To Apply

If you meet the above
requirements, you are encouraged to forward your application and updated CV to vacancies@heritage.co.ke by 31st January,2024. Clearly
state the job title on the subject heading. Heritage is an equal opportunity
employer and actively encourages diversity. Please note that only shortlisted
candidates will be contacted.

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