Content Editor, Global Communications

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

As Allianz Group’s specialist corporate insurer, we like to think that Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is a pretty interesting place to work. From looking after planes, satellites and the world’s biggest ships and tallest buildings to handling cyber-attacks, hurricanes and the impact of climate change, when it comes to protecting businesses we’ve got the major risks fully covered. We even take care of James Bond – on the film set anyway through our entertainment insurance.~crlf~ ~crlf~Based in our central London office working in collaboration with the Head of Content, as the Content Editor in AGCS’ Global Communications team, you’ll be right at the heart of the action, producing compelling reading for our external stakeholders, covering news and trends relevant to AGCS’ business and wide range of customer segments. You’ll plan, research, write and edit stories and reports, working across a range of channels including digital and social content. Ultimately, you’ll play a key role in helping us to further develop our position as an expert thought leadership commentator on risk management and the insurable risks in our customers’ industries. View https://www.agcs.allianz.com/news-and-insights.html for examples.

##Plan, research and write/contribute to news stories, features, bylines and longer form content, such as our Allianz Risk Barometer, focusing on AGCS’ core business segments and industries. This includes working closely with the Head of Content, our Communications teams in London, New York, Munich, Paris, Sao Paulo, Singapore and Johannesburg and our internal experts around the world to identify and develop content that strongly supports AGCS’ position as an expert in business risk and insurance.~crlf~##Responsibility for the full production cycle of the AGCS publication Global Risk Dialogue, which publishes twice a year. This is aimed at external customers of AGCS and includes news and features relating to our business and customers’ risks. The content appears across magazine, website, podcast and video formats and also on AGCS’ main social media channels, LinkedIn and Twitter.~crlf~##Developing and supporting new content ideas and formats to support AGCS’ brand positioning including data visualization, multimedia, webinars, presentations and podcasts.~crlf~##Contributing to a range of strategic projects across the global communications team, including liaising/supporting regional colleagues, managing the production/design cycle of special projects, supporting development of technical risk bulletins and media responses.~crlf~

##Proven journalistic/content editor experience – minimum of seven to 10 years - ideally in a business context (financial/professional services). International experience across a range of topics/sectors beneficial.~crlf~##Strong research, interviewing and writing skills - at ease with a wide range of media (articles, reports, website content, social media, video and podcasts).~crlf~##Ability to work independently to deadlines while also collaborating effectively in a small team. Strong personal planning and time management skills, with clear focus on ownership of project delivery and results.~crlf~##Ability to convey technical concepts and messages to a non-expert audience.~crlf~##Excellent inter-personal, inter-cultural and relationship management skills for liaising with colleagues at all levels, and with external stakeholders.~crlf~##Native English-speaking applicants only. Fluency in German and/or French an advantage.~crlf~##Interest/experience in the commercial insurance and risk management industry and familiarity with the market landscape and key challenges a strong advantage.~crlf~##Strong IT familiarity and competences in MS Office applications and ability to learn new applications quickly (e.g. Photoshop, content management systems).~crlf~##Essential to be a good team worker with a ‘can-do’ attitude, strong sense of humor, and a positive approach to problems.~crlf~

At Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic environment with global challenges at the world’s leading P&C insurer. ~crlf~ ~crlf~Did you know Allianz insures more than half of the Fortune Global 500® companies, or that AGCS insures major movie productions, cyber security threats, and that we are the leading specialist in satellite and space insurance?~crlf~ ~crlf~We have offices in 29 countries and with our extensive Allianz and partner network we help customers in more than 160 countries worldwide. ~crlf~ ~crlf~At AGCS UK we are not only impressive for our clients, but also for our employees as we offer the following generous benefits:~crlf~ ~crlf~-Flexible buy/sell holiday options~crlf~-Bupa private medical insurance~crlf~-Generous pension contributions~crlf~-Enhanced paid maternity, paternity, shared parental leave~crlf~-Sabbaticals~crlf~-Flexible working options~crlf~-Subsidized on-site massages~crlf~-Employee stock purchase plan for Allianz shares~crlf~-Education / study sponsorship~crlf~-Global mobility within AGCS and the wider Allianz Group ~crlf~ ~crlf~…and many more individual flexible benefits to choose from. We pride ourselves on our approach to wellbeing and provide regular seminars, activities, and events devoted towards the overall health of our employees.~crlf~ ~crlf~We are looking for talented individuals who are passionate about what they do – come and find out why AGCS is the place for you!

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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