Head of Underwriting for The Netherlands

Remote-first

Fully flexible hours

Dog friendly

Head of Underwriting for The Netherlands

Let us introduce ourselves

Humn is transforming the insurance industry by connecting data to make insurance smarter. We apply machine learning to traditional insurance models to create data-driven solutions for real world fleet manager, driver and automated vehicle challenges. Humn creates accurate risk models that evolve in real-time and are driven by our mission to create safer roads worldwide. In fact, we have already reduced client accidents by up to 65%.

The Opportunity

In this role, you will be underwriting new motor fleet business as well as managing renewal opportunities and working closely with our capacity provider. You will own the delivery of the underwriting model for the Dutch market and create innovate solutions to meet the market’s specific requirements as Humn enters a new territory.

Reporting into the local General Manager, you will work closely with all the underwriting team in Europe and in the UK and with our Broker Success team to develop and improve relationships with broker partners to maximise growth opportunities. You will be our first Underwriting team member in the Netherlands and as such, will have a big influence on how we operate, manage, and scale the team.

Are these some of your potential superpowers?

  • In-depth knowledge of the Dutch motor fleet underwriting industry
  • Understanding of portfolio performance
  • A keen understanding of risk and risk evaluation in the Dutch market
  • Excellent negotiation skills and comfortable making decisions
  • Keen understanding of technical pricing methodologies
  • Good knowledge relevant legislation in the Netherlands
  • The confidence required to build an underwriting philosophy that supports Humn in its desire to deliver innovation and deliver in a new territory
  • A great communicator, you are comfortable acting as an insurance domain expert internally and confident in articulating your underwriting ideas and results to external insurers and reinsurers

The impact you will have:

  • Leading our underwriting capabilities in the Netherlands and working closely with the Dutch and HQ team to develop a robust product for the market.
  • Creating and scaling an underwriting model that is perfectly adapted to the Dutch market.
  • Delivering a truly unique solution to the market and helping our customers with an insurance solution that helps them, including delivery of conventional and non-conventional insurance programmes.

When we say flexible, we mean it

If you are looking for a flexible, productive environment, come and join a next-gen company who was named the 4th most flexible work environment globally by Flexa.com. Some of our humns live and travel in campervans, others ski in the mornings and work in the evenings...You do whatever works for you as long as you can support your team’s goals.

  • You have a monthly health and wellbeing fund to spend as you like
  • 16-weeks paid parental leave (and flexible return-to-work paths)
  • Unlimited personal leave
  • A global remote-first structure with co-working
  • Dog friendly, comfortable spaces.
  • Can even design your own home workspace through our Hofy app

So… are you ready to become Superhumn?

Are you ready to solve problems that have never been solved before? At Humn, you’re empowered to let your talent drive change. Take your place in the pioneering team transforming and disrupting the dated insurance industry by connecting data to make insurance smarter.

We’ll invest in and nurture your personal and professional growth, so you can focus on being curious and creative. Bring your unique perspective to the table and challenge the biases by egolessly seeking diverse and clever ways to solve hard problems. It’s your time to become Superhumn!

Next Steps

If the above sounds like you, we are eager to meet you! The first step starts with a simple chat. So, what are you waiting for?

Apply now

Remote-first

Fully flexible hours

Dog friendly