Junior Cyber Underwriter - Sweden at RiskPoint A/S

Posted 6 days ago

Are YOU our next Cyber Underwriter? 
We are looking to expand our Nordic Cyber team with a Junior Cyber Underwriter. Cyber risk and insurance is currently one of the most exciting and dynamic areas of insurance to work in. . Cyber risk is consistently highlighted as one of most critical risks that Swedish and Nordic companies are facing today and the insurance market is having to adapt quickly to provide relevant coverage. Help to shape the future of the cyber market with RiskPoint!

Who we are
Based in Stockholm you will become part of our growing team, working closely with 8 other Cyber Underwriters across the Nordics. 
We operate as an agile organization with close cross-border co-operation, helping each other across countries by sharing the latest updates and transferring knowledge. We are organized via our product specialties, and have regular Teams calls/meetings, in-person trainings and seminars to continue strengthening the team in every way. 
Our organization is flat leaving many opportunities for all employees to make a difference, take responsibility, excel and grow. 
RiskPoint is more than just a place to work: we prioritize social events and despite being a company of approximately 180 employees, we consider ourselves to be a family.

The job position
In the position as Junior Cyber Underwriter you will help to manage and grow the RiskPoint Cyber portfolio in Sweden. The position can also lead to the opportunity of developing into an Underwriter, and in time a Senior Underwriter within the Cyber team. 
The job involves daily communication with insurance brokers and end customers. Therefore, you must be service minded and enjoy building relationships as well as thriving in communicating on the phone and in person with many different people. Not only will you have extensive contact with external partners, but you will also have close cooperation with the other members of the Cyber team, with Distribution and our Claims teams. 

We offer you the opportunity to:

  • Specialize in Cyber risk and insurance
  • Work, analyze and evaluate risks with skilled and experienced Cyber Underwriters
  • Quote, negotiate and close suitable business deals on behalf of RiskPoint
  • Interact with brokers and insurance carriers
  • Become part of a highly skilled and agile multinational team
  • Get an independent, empowered role in the organization with plenty of room for personal and professional development 

What we are looking for
The right person is a strong team player who at the same time can work independently with a self-starter attitude. The candidate could potentially have experience from the insurance industry or a cyber security background. Alternatively the candidate could be in the final stages of their education; be that a university degree or an insurance industry education. 
The applicant should have a pro-active attitude towards handling complex tasks with strong interpersonal, administrative and analytical skills. To be successful in RiskPoint you are dedicated, driven and energetic and have an entrepreneurial personality that will contribute to the continued profitable growth and success of RiskPoint and our cyber business.
Moreover you need to be trustworthy and helpful, taking responsibility and be able to thrive with increasing levels of independence. 
The most important attribute is your attitude towards and dedication for the job. Whatever you may lack in experience and knowledge, we will teach you. 
We work across borders, so language skills are vital. Speaking and writing high level Swedish and English is a must, and understanding of other Nordic languages is a plus. 
Interested in the position?
We are looking forward to receiving your CV / resumé and a letter of application. Please send these marked “Junior Cyber Underwriter - Sweden” to Anthony Herring, Nordic Head of Cyber Underwriting, at anthony.herring@riskpoint.eu 
The DEADLINE for application is February 28th 2023. Interviews will be held successively.

For more information about the job please do not hesitate to contact: Anthony Herring
(anthony.herring@riskpoint.eu +46  76 525 04 81) 

RiskPoint is a global Managing General Underwriter (MGU) providing best in class insurance solutions to businesses and their advisors. RiskPoint operates globally with locations in 11 countries across Europe, the U.S and Asia and have around 180 employees. Our specialist and seasoned underwriters have in depth industry and product knowledge whilst our professional claims team provide a unique and pro-active approach to assisting our clients when claims occurs. 
Together we offer a wide range of insurance solutions within the areas of Mergers & Acquisitions, Renewable Energy, Liabilities including Financial Lines and Cyber, Off-Shore Upstream, Property & Construction and Accident & Health. The RiskPoint core values are: trust, openness and honesty, respect and tolerance, drive and dedication as well as being part of a winning team in a competitive environment. 
For more information about RiskPoint, please visit: www.riskpoint.eu