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The Cigna Group Health Underwriter in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Key Responsibilities

  • Ability to assess underlying claims risk on renewals and new business quotations

  • Effectively communicate risk factors and pricing decisions to SME sales and client managers

  • Manage portfolio of accounts by balancing profitability and revenue

  • Collaborate with client managers, salesperson and brokers to ensure clients’ expectations on product and pricing are met

  • Actively contribute to process improvement and automation initiatives

  • Comprehensive understanding of the products offered and regulatory environment

  • Support rest of the underwriters on the team to balance the workload.

  • Be market aware; understand competitive and regulatory landscape.

Education and Experience

  • Up to 5 years of insurance experience in health underwriting and/or actuary

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, mathematics, engineering, actuarial or similar

  • Advanced user of Microsoft Excel


  • Risk assessment skills

  • Commercial mindset

  • High level of numeracy & accuracy

  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills

  • Ability to take ownership and effective time management

  • Manage stake holder expectations and deliver under pressure

About Cigna Healthcare

Cigna Healthcare, a division of The Cigna Group, is an advocate for better health through every stage of life. We guide our customers through the health care system, empowering them with the information and insight they need to make the best choices for improving their health and vitality. Join us in driving growth and improving lives.

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing the online application process, please email: SeeYourselfEMEA@cigna.com for support. Do not email SeeYourselfEMEA@cigna.com for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.