Account Technician - Global Clients Unit - Multinational, Chicago

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

Provide an effective and efficient processing service to brokers/clients, underwriting, claims, and credit control/accounting.

##Responsible for accounts of low to medium complexity. ~crlf~##Review and interpret source underwriting materials regarding completeness of required information - including broker presentation, slips, underwriting files and accounts/claims experience – and if required, escalation to UW in case of missing information. ~crlf~##In case of AZ multinational programs, global implementation, including providing instructions to all involved SOEs, reconciling all issues and addressing questions regarding cover and wording with the Underwriter.~crlf~##Authorization in line with assigned limits.~crlf~##Collect and provide relevant information for renewal/quotation to Underwriter.~crlf~##Using or providing (in case of renewal) all relevant information to accurately and efficiently prepare policy set-up and issuance as well as booking preparation for new and renewed business.~crlf~##Invoice customers and produce all relevant documentation, (e.g., policies, certificates, endorsements to broker (or client) and co-insurers in a timely and accurate manner.~crlf~##Provide accurate and complete material (e.g., handover sheets) to the Shared service unit for all offshoring tasks (policy set up, premiums booking, etc.) and manage referrals received from SSU. ~crlf~##Coordinate AQS requests and complex queries with SSU, credit control, brokers, Underwriters, etc. ~crlf~##For multinational programs, reach out to SOEs in coordination with Credit Control to achieve reconciliation of premium payments. ~crlf~##Regular monitoring and follow-up with SOEs on receivables and policy issuance.~crlf~##Manage own daily, weekly and monthly workflow to ensure key performance indicators and service standards are met. ~crlf~##Adhere to risk management and compliance procedures. ~crlf~##Ongoing monitoring, maintenance and follow-up of all accounts and escalate, if required.~crlf~##Develop effective working relationships with internal and external customers including clients and brokers, Underwriting, Accounting/Credit Control and the Shared Services Unit (SSU), attending relevant meetings, as required.~crlf~##Support UAT and other tasks such as ad-hoc request as required.~crlf~~crlf~

##High School diploma;~crlf~##1-3 years of experience in an insurance operations environment;~crlf~##Completion of a recognized insurance qualification (or equivalent within the financial sector) preferred;~crlf~##Experience working in a global environment preferred;~crlf~##Intermediate level of understanding of policy administration life cycle, including information collection, policy issuance, premium bookings, premium collection, and cancellation;~crlf~##Good knowledge of MS Office applications and other relevant business applications;~crlf~##Ability to continuously develop technical and systems knowledge, business and insurance understanding;~crlf~##Understanding of insurance products, wordings, terms and conditions and coverages;~crlf~##Strong written and verbal communication skills an interpersonal skills; and~crlf~##Strong time management skills and ability to schedule tasks in accordance with daily review of priorities.~crlf~~crlf~

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.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is a leading global corporate insurance carrier and a key business unit of Allianz Group. We provide risk consultancy, Property-Casualty insurance solutions and alternative risk transfer for a wide spectrum of commercial, corporate and specialty risks across 10 dedicated lines of business.~crlf~Our customers are as diverse as business can be, ranging from Fortune Global 500 companies to small businesses, and private individuals. Among them are not only the world’s largest consumer brands, tech companies and the global aviation and shipping industry, but also wineries, satellite operators or Hollywood film productions. They all look to AGCS for smart answers to their largest and most complex risks in a dynamic, multinational business environment and trust us to deliver an outstanding claims experience.

Worldwide, AGCS operates with its own teams in 32 countries and through the Allianz Group network and partners in over 200 countries and territories, employing over 4,300 people. As one of the largest Property-Casualty units of Allianz Group, we are backed by strong and stable financial ratings. In 2019, AGCS generated a total of €9.1 billion gross premium globally.~crlf~For more information, visit www.agcs.allianz.com or follow us on Twitter @AGCS_Insurance and LinkedIn.~crlf~~crlf~


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