Head of Distribution and Channel Management (Retail) - based in Vietnam HCMC

Allianz Asia Pacific

Allianz is a German based Financial Services company with presence in over 70 countries and looking to enter the general insurance sector in Vietnam through a digital joint venture (JV) to be set up with the FPT Group – driving long-term success in the market and expanding Allianz’s footprint in Asia. ~crlf~~crlf~We are looking for individuals who like to take up challenges, willing to grow together with the company from a start-up mode and become a Digital insurance Leader in Vietnam market! If you're game to become one of us, we want you!!

In this critical role, based in Ho Chi Minh City and reporting directly to CEO, you will be responsible to own and manage P&L for Retail Agency, Broker and Telesales distribution channel~crlf~~crlf~•~crlf~Own and manage P&L for Retail Agency, Broker and Telesales distribution channel~crlf~•~crlf~Planning and delivery of revenues and bottom line targets through various Distribution Channels for General Insurance ~crlf~•~crlf~Achieve monthly, quarterly & yearly business targets through management of sales pipeline for new business, renewals and cross-selling~crlf~•~crlf~Maintain regular relationship and seek new business opportunities with existing distribution partners in the General Insurance~crlf~•~crlf~Maintain and promote awareness of company products and services in market~crlf~•~crlf~Develop relationships with key decision-makers in both internal and external environment for new business development~crlf~•~crlf~Enhance productivity and efficiency within and across channels by driving initiatives for internal and external stakeholders~crlf~•~crlf~Develop, with marketing, product and operations teams new value propositions for distribution channels~crlf~•~crlf~Support other company initiatives related to sales, products and operations~crlf~•~crlf~Manage and motivate internal Agent, Broker and Telesales teams as well as external distribution partners to ensure achievement of sales targets ~crlf~•~crlf~Working with Compliance and Internal Audit to ensure that processes are compliant at all times based on legal and regulatory requirements~crlf~•~crlf~Actively managing licensing, recruitment, training and compensation structures of distribution partners~crlf~•~crlf~Ensure quality of service provided by internal teams meets distribution partners expectations~crlf~~crlf~

•~crlf~Degree preferred, in e.g., Economics, Business Administration, Law or other appropriate discipline~crlf~•~crlf~More than 15 years of General Insurance with 7-10 years proven track record and at least in sales roles.~crlf~•~crlf~Strong relationships and networks within Agency Distribution channels in General Insurance Industry ~crlf~•~crlf~Demonstrable experience of fostering long term, profitable relationships at senior level in broker and client organization~crlf~•~crlf~Business insight: ability to implement tools and methodologies to develop market, competitor, and client insight~crlf~•~crlf~Communication & Presentation: ability to express ideas and messages clearly, both written and verbally. Ability to "sell" an improvised or prepared audience winning story~crlf~•~crlf~Influencing skills: ability to persuade and motivate others to act, without executive authority~crlf~•~crlf~Analytical Skills: ability to analyze highly complex data, from multiple sources, in detail; identify and resolve issues before they transpire~crlf~•~crlf~Negotiation and conflict management: ability to negotiate best position for company, and client, often in contentious situations, managing conflicting priorities of various parties ~crlf~~crlf~

Additional Information ~crlf~~crlf~“Note to Recruitment Agencies ~crlf~~crlf~In sourcing for candidates, Allianz works only with selected recruitment agencies expressly engaged under written agreements and specifically mandated for particular roles by the Allianz HR team. ~crlf~~crlf~Allianz shall not pay or be obliged or liable to pay any recruitment fees of any kind to any recruitment agency where candidate CVs are submitted to Allianz by such recruitment agency on an unsolicited or speculative basis. Notwithstanding the above, in the event that any recruitment agency submits any candidate CVs on an unsolicited or speculative basis, Allianz reserves all rights to directly contact any candidate to which such CVs relate without any obligation or liability whatsoever to the recruitment agency concerned (including without limitation any obligation or liability to pay any recruitment fees of any kind).”

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 85 million private and corporate customers and more than 142,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

Allianz Insurance Management Asia Pacific Pte Ltd seeks a talented and highly-motivated individual to join our organization as:

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Also known as Allianz Asia Pacific, we are the regional head office overseeing the Life and Health and General Insurance entities in Asia.