Career Prospects Ltd
Career Prospects Ltd
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Insurance Officer

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Career Prospects Ltd urgently requires a versatile, dynamic, goal-oriented and highly credible individual to fill the vacant position of Insurance Officer for their client, a leading micro-finance institution based in Lusaka.

Key accountabilities will be (but not limited to):

  • Process new insurance policies, modifications to existing policies and annual renewals.
  • Coordinate with the branches on collection of confirmation of death from the respective deceased clients HOD’s from the Branch Manager’s and Finance Administrators across the Country.
  • Obtain Death confirmation for deceased clients in Lusaka Province and arrange for travel to collect information from branches where feedback is not availed timely.
  • Collate all insurance claims from all the respective branches and review these for completeness prior to submission of the claims.
  • Engage Insurance companies/brokers for claim settlement negotiations.
  • Obtain information from policyholders to verify the accuracy and completeness of information on claims forms, applications and related documents, and company records .
  • Do a monthly review of Insurance payable to the Insurance Company and submit this for payment to the finance team for payment processing.
  • Check the bank statements on a daily basis and ensure that deposit slips for client settlements or arrears payments are duly receipted on Credit Ease.
  • Compute the resulting Insurance Premium Levy for onward submission to the Zambia Revenue Authority.
  • Monitor compliance on all Insurance matters.
  • Maintenance of the Scholarship Recipients records and ensure timely payments when tuition fees are due for review and authorization by the CFO.

Qualifications and Attributes:

  • Diploma in Insurance Studies
  • Minimum of 5 years working experience as Insurance Officer/Underwriter
  • Certified Member of the Insurance Association of Zambia;
  • Computer literate;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work independently;
  • Ability to work long hours whenever necessary to meet deadlines; and
  • Ability to multitask.

Interested candidates meeting the above specifications should email CV and covering letter.

Application deadline
9 Mar
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Career Prospects is a vibrant employment agency that provides contemporary human resources management and consulting services with a total quality management (TQM) approach. This company specialises in the provision of human resource management and development services. It also offers top - quality in house training in a wide range of subjects. Their vision is to be a world class human resource management and recruitment consulting firm.