Key Account Manager, Regional Unit London

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

Based in London and reporting directly to the Head of Portfolio Solutions, you will be expected to proactively sell AGCS products and services to new and existing corporate Clients, ensuring sustainable profitability. You will do this by proactively developing and fostering long term, sustainable relationships with internal and external stakeholders, including clients, brokers and AGCS staff. You will also be expected to lead and mobilize key account teams to ensure AGCS performance and ensure client satisfaction.

##Proactively foster robust relationships with AGCS key clients at and develop profitable relationships with new clients~crlf~##Facilitate client and broker understanding of AGCS underwriting appetites and capabilities~crlf~##Act as "first port of call" solution provider and trusted advisor for all client accounts~crlf~##Develop strong relationships with brokers in order to access market opportunities and to collaborate efficiently on key accounts~crlf~##Drive remedial action where necessary, e.g. large claims, IIS~crlf~##Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to identify suitable pipeline clients~crlf~##Proactively lead and coordinate bids for key client acquisition~crlf~##Develop in depth client and industry expertise and use this knowledge to challenge the client and uncover un-stated needs~crlf~##Drive Strategic Account Planning~crlf~##Develop balanced pipeline with target accounts / submissions to fulfil financial targets and desired business mix~crlf~##Successfully increase AGCS "Size of Wallet", meeting Upsell and Cross Sell targets, especially with AGCS Top Clients~crlf~##Engage with the underwriters to profitably maximize the share of wallet~crlf~##Clearly articulate the AGCS multi-line business offering and benefits to deliver Upsell and Cross Sell opportunities~crlf~##Successfully deliver revenue and client retention renewal targets~crlf~##Clearly articulate the AGCS multi- line business offering and benefits~crlf~##Develop compelling individual value propositions for key people involved in the buying decision~crlf~

##At least 7 years’ experience in an Underwriting or Development role in industrial / specialty insurance business~crlf~##Significant experience of delivering in an analytical role (sales environment, controlling roles or similar)~crlf~##Significant demonstrable experience of fostering long term, profitable relationships at senior level in broker and client organizations~crlf~##Successful track record of prospecting new clients in industrial / specialty insurance segment~crlf~##Proven ability to analyze highly complex data, from multiple sources, in detail; identify and resolve issues before they transpire~crlf~##Ability to negotiate best position for AGCS, and client, often in contentious situations, managing conflicting priorities of various parties~crlf~##Excellent inter personal skills~crlf~##Strong communication skills~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 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 100 million private and corporate customers and more than 147,000 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~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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