AON: Reinsurance Claims Administrator

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  • Post published:Oct 13, 2021
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Job Summary:

Aon Re Africa Pty Ltd has an exciting opportunity for a Claims Administrator at our offices in Sandton! The role of the claims administrator is to provide efficient and professional reinsurance claims administration and collects and services nationally as well as internationally for the reinsurance clients and to assist the technical accounts function as the need arises.

Key Responsibilities:

Capture claims on the in-house system and actively monitor the claims diary, client claim register and claim files.
Advise Reinsurers of claims.
Calculate reinstatement premiums where applicable.
Collaborate closely with Brokers regarding cash calls and/ or similar matters raised by clients.
Recover claims from Reinsurers and settle clients’ claims timeously. Monitor incoming receipts and payments from clients and Reinsurers.
Collaborate closely with the finance team on debtors’ age analysis and recon items in order to clear outstanding matters. Adjust reinstatement premiums when actual premiums for covered period are received from clients.
Prepare and distribute claims statistics to clients on a monthly basis in an agreed format.

Minimum Requirements:

Qualifications: Grade 12 (matric).
An appropriate NQF level 4 FAIS /short-term insurance qualification.
Preferably a relevant bachelor’s degree in Finance, Law or Insurance and Risk management.


Sound knowledge and understanding of reinsurance.
Knowledge of reinsurance claims.
Proficiency in basic accounting.
Well-developed numeracy.

Skills and Attributes:

Well-developed analytical technical and problem-solving skills.
Well-developed interpersonal skills.
Well-developed influencing and negotiation skills.
Well-developed social skills.
Proven track record to work with and in teams.
Computer literacy with advanced experience in MS Word and Excel.

Closing date: 18 October 2021