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Underwriter Service Specialist


Underwriting Service Specialist within Domestic Insurance to Zurich Nordic


If you are a customer centric, agile, and engaging person that would like to join an innovative Underwriting Services team, then we are happy to receive your application!


We are looking for a new talent to strengthen our Domestic Underwriting Services team in Norway.


Underwriting Service Specialist in Norway

Zurich is one of the most specialized insurance companies within non-life insurance for local and international business in the Nordic market. We are now looking for an analytical and positive person to join our Underwriting Services team in Norway as Service Specialists.


As a Domestic Underwriting Service Specialist, you will handle domestic insurance within several lines of business. You will work with local domestic business in both Norway and Sweden, issue and book insurance policies within stipulated timeframes and quality. In addition, you will support Underwriters in both pre- and post-bound activities and step in to support your Underwriting Service Specialists colleagues in both Norway and Sweden when needed.


Qualifications and skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent)
  • Ability to deliver excellent customer service
  • High administrative skills with high digital matureness with strong excel skills or interest
  • Ability to work in multiple systems comfortably, working with both speed and accuracy
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and change
  • Interest in continuous improvement of routines and processes
  • Experience within the insurance market and/or re-insurance is a plus
  • Experience in a service role with market-facing activities / direct customer interaction is a plus
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills in English and Norwegian
  • Additional verbal and/or written knowledge in Swedish would be a valuable asset


As a person, you demonstrate strategic thinking and are accurate in your work. You have a problem-solving mind-set, are communicative, and show multitasking capabilities. You understand processes and instructions quickly and are comfortable making own decisions within own sphere of work but understand when to seek advice. You like to work in a Nordic team where to help and support each other is an essential part of the success.


Please refer your questions to Caroline Kanestig, +46 735 101 057, Team Leader Underwriting Service Domestic or or Lene Charlott Albæk, Branch Manager Norway, +47 930 65 046 or


You are welcome to submit your application online on 26th of August 2022, at the latest. The selection process will run continuously. We encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible.




Who we are

Zurich Insurance plc, Norway Branch consist of 14 engaged insurance professionals, with the office centrally located at Bygdøy allé.


Zurich is one of the world’s leading insurance groups, and one of the few to operate on a global basis. Our mission is to help our customers understand and protect themselves from risk. With about 55,000 employees serving customers in more than 215 countries, we aspire to become the best global insurer as measured by our shareholders, customers and employees. We help individuals, small and medium sized companies and global corporations around the world understand and protect themselves from risk by offering a wide range of insurance products, solutions and advisory services.


Our people are the heart & soul of Zurich. Together we are committed to delivering on our purpose - Let’s Create a Brighter Future Together!


Our ambition is to become one of the most responsible and impactful businesses in the world. To get there we hire and develop the best talent available. With Zurich, you can expect to work on challenges that will help you grow and to collaborate with a diverse and inclusive global team.

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