Head of Life Products, Asia Pacific

Allianz Asia Pacific

The Head of Life Products has oversight for the overall Life insurance product development and management in the Asia region. The role's responsibility is to help drive sustainable growth, ensure healthy profitability across our product portfolio, and continuously innovate Allianz' product offering. This combines strategy development and direction setting, special projects (such as product development in cooperation with other global Allianz entities), and day-to-day performance management.

Lead and implement the regional product strategy~crlf~• Responsible for delivering NBV results of the business plan (in collaboration with sales channels) by protecting margins and ensuring a competitive product portfolio across all regional entities.~crlf~• Responsible for developing and implementing the regional product strategy in alignment with the Regional Head of Strategy and the OEs. ~crlf~• Develops innovative and existing product portfolio management initiatives to fend off competition, with a particular focus on market protection, increased penetration, and customer retention.~crlf~• Stimulates and develops creative approaches, product designs, and strategies to ensure that Allianz’ product portfolio remains state-of-the art in Asia.~crlf~• Enables sharing of best practices in the region and globally, and drives collaboration among OEs through conferences, regional projects or similar.~crlf~• Works with the Country product heads to agree on development priorities and support where necessary.~crlf~• Responsible for the product portfolio's resilience and alignment with the Allianz risk appetite.~crlf~• Monitors the region's product performance compared to strategy and plan, through business reviews, financial performance reporting, and other financial metrics.~crlf~• Evaluates and analyzes business cases from a product point of view, based on their potential to support the strategy, and recommends them.~crlf~• Ensures, through active involvement and monitoring, the professional recruitment and development of product development staff in the regional office and across the region.~crlf~~crlf~

• Master's or bachelor degree and relevant professional qualifications (actuarial or similar)~crlf~• 10-15 years experience in Life & Health product development ~crlf~• Actuarial qualification, especially in Life & Health product development~crlf~• Ability to build and implement a strategy across multiple regional entities~crlf~• Ability to drive change and innovation~crlf~• Excellent communication skills~crlf~• Experience with international and country regulatory reporting framework and regulations, especially across Asian countries~crlf~• Understanding of Solvency 2, market consistency and IFRS~crlf~~crlf~

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Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. Join us. Let’s care for tomorrow.~crlf~~crlf~We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

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Submit your application at: http://www.allianz.com/careers~crlf~~crlf~

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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.