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Insurance Policy Drafting Specialist

READY FOR ANYTHING 
At IAG, we live and work by our purpose to make your world a safer place. We are motivated by a unique culture that celebrates honesty, creativity, empathy, equity and collaboration. We call it the IAG way, and it means we all share a ‘ready for anything’ mindset that sets the tone for positive actions and positive outcomes. We put heart into everything we do which guides us to create amazing things for our customers, our people and our communities.  

 

We’re brimming with ideas, ambition and a readiness to apply bold thinking and risk awareness to make a difference where it matters most. 


As the largest general insurance group in Australia and New Zealand, we own some of the region’s most trusted brands, including NRMA Insurance, CGU, SGIO, SGIC and WFI. We are ready for anything. 

 

  • Permanent Opportunity  
  • Location - Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane
  • IIA Product, Pricing & Governance

 

The Role  

The purpose of the role and your unique contribution is to provide expert, technical insurance advice to the Segment Leads to ensure that PDS, policy wordings and endorsements take into account the insurance industry's trends, directions, major issues and regulatory considerations and comply with our obligations to legislative requirements. You will also champion the transition of out-of-date wordings into plain English to help our customers better understand their insurance coverage.


Key Responsibilities 

  • Develop and manage the policy wording suite to ensure the range is contemporary with the review lifecycle delivered in a consistent and timely manner
  • To stay abreast of federal, state and local laws and regulations and ensure IAG complies with these laws and regulations
  • Develop and maintain a policy review process that ensures policy wordings are drafted accurately
  • Provide advice to key stakeholders on technical matters where required and updates on changes to statutes, codes and recent court decisions
  • Ensure IAG wordings are developed in clear and simple terms that explains complex technical concepts in simple, clear language appropriate to the customer segment
  • Prepare PDS and policy wordings that provide solutions for customer needs

 

Skills & Experience 

  • Experience in commercial and domestic insurance product and underwriting, including market awareness, risk acceptance, product and systems knowledge and legislative requirements
  • Extensive insurance industry experience, a thorough understanding of Australian legislative requirements and the ability to demonstrate a level of knowledge and skills reflective of a senior insurance leader who has progressed within specialist technical and/or operational management positions of increasing responsibility
  • Strong written communication skills
  • Commercial acumen, looking to balance the drive for business improvement with recognition of stakeholder needs
  • Develop, foster and leverage key relationships
  • Relevant undergraduate degree in law or equivalent level of industry experience
  • Postgraduate qualification in a relevant field
  • Membership of ANZIIF – desired

 

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IAG rewards and recognises its people with generous benefits, career development opportunities and real work-life balance. Employees also enjoy 13% superannuation, up to 50% insurance discounts, flexible work and leave options, generous parental leave and return to work programs, various corporate partner discounts and a people-focused culture that celebrates achievements big and small.  

 

Creating a workforce that actively embraces diversity, inclusion and a sense of belonging is key to our success. We believe in treating everyone fairly which means that inclusion, removing barriers, striving for equity, and embracing diversity are woven through our values and behaviours. We encourage applications from all backgrounds and communities and are committed to providing a work environment that enables you to thrive, whatever your circumstances. If we can provide support with access requirements, alternative work arrangements please advise us via your application. 

 

IAG has committed to the reconciliation movement in Australia for First Nations people and focus on providing a safe and supportive work environment for all our employees. More information on our Reconciliation Action Plan can be found on our company website.