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Applicants are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons in agriculture for the position of Agronomist in an insurance concern.

The job involves:

  • assisting in development and implementing the company`s agricultural underwriting strategy
  • analysing the nature of the risk and interpreting the same to the underwriting market for the purpose of obtaining the pricing of the risk, terms and conditions.
  • assisting in selling insurance agricultural policies to farmers.
  • attending risk assessments with underwriters for the company`s agricultural clients.
  • conducting risk assessments and familiarization  tours to prospective clients.
  • helping clients in quantifying their estimate maximum possible and probable losses.
  • ensuring that all agricultural claims are properly registered, updated, and settled/closed in the system.
  • assisting clients where possible to effect claim recoveries.
  • attending agricultural post-lost audits with underwriters.
  • identifying cause of loss for future underwriting developments and assisting the client in managing the risk and negotiating with underwriters.
  • researching on agricultural products and underwriting trends in the region and international markets.

The person: 

  • A degree in agricultural from a recognised university or agricultural training institution.
  • Should have knowledge of the Zimbabwean agricultural industry and interest in following regional and global trends in agriculture.
  • Should possess excellent communication,report writing, presentation, negotiation and high research skills.
  • Should have strong computer literacy skills.
  • Be able to wake away from office for days with no supervision
  • Should have minimum of 3 years` working experience.
  • Clean class 4 drivers Licence.
  • Qualifications in insurance with be an advantage.


How to apply

Interested and suitably qualified persons should apply and submit detailed CVs to:

The closing date for the receipt of all applications is 14 November 2018

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