Job title: Commercial Underwriter
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary from: AUD $110,000.00
Salary to: AUD $140,000.00
Location: Brisbane, QLD
Job ID: 44378

Job Description

Location: Brisbane, QLD

Salary Package: AU$110,000 – 130,000 + Super

Role Highlights: This Australian owned Underwriting Agency has built a national business with underwriting operations in each state. An opportunity has now arisen for a Commercial Underwriter to step into the Queensland state based team to write Property and Strata business. 

Role Overview

Reporting to the state leadership team, this underwriting role will take ownership of commercial broker relationships, writing both new and renewal business across the state.

You will be an instrumental pillar of the team’s success, helping to mentor and guide more junior staff members while becoming an important referral point for Commercial risks in the team.



  • Writing new and renewal business across Queensland.
  • Building and maintaining relationships with Brokers to ensure excellent service standards are maintained.
  • Managing risk selection to ensure risks are within the organisation’s insurance parameters and appetite.
  • Mentoring and guiding junior underwriters as a senior member of the team, providing support when necessary.
  • Being the face of the business at both regional and national events.


Candidate Profile

You will be a proven Commercial Underwriter with a track record of writing Strata or Property insurance risks either standalone or as part of a portfolio.

  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience underwriting Commercial Property or Strata business.
  • Demonstrated track record of building relationships with a diverse set of brokers.
  • The ability to influence and negotiate effectively in commercial scenarios.
  • A strong communication style with the ability to write and present effectively.
  • Good attention to detail with the ability to identify trends or anomalies.


Company, Culture & Benefits  

The business has been on an impressive growth journey over the past decade, with underwriting operations and teams in each state. With a highly collaborative and supportive culture, this is a great place to work that will support you to achieve your career aspirations.

  • Support for learning and development opportunities.
  • Career development pathways into either more technical or leadership-based roles.
  • A flexible environment built on trust and empowerment.


If this sounds like you, please send your resume by clicking the “apply” link below. The reference number for this role is JAT44378. Please allow for 3 - 5 working days for us to process all the applications. All applicants will receive feedback from us, either via email or a telephone call.

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