Senior Claims Specialist (m/f/d) – Claims CEE Aviation

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

We are looking for a Senior Claims Specialist (m/f/d) to join the department Aviation Claims CEE at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) in Munich. ~crlf~ ~crlf~Reporting to the Head of Aviation Claims CEE, you will be responsible for proactively direct / investigate, negotiate and resolve high exposure claims, involving complex issues and/or litigation for the designated accounts in claims aviation. You will also be responsible for driving third party service providers to achieve economical results and to provide a high quality service to all internal and external customers. Furthermore you also expected to act as a kind of mentor and contribute to the development of new team members. It means an acting as a technical referral point for other claims handlers is expected.

In this role you will…~crlf~ ~crlf~##Direct investigation of multi-faceted, high exposure domestic and international claims that involve complex issues and/or litigation~crlf~##Act as first point of contact on major claims for the aviation line of business in order to assess damage areas, potential exposures to AGCS business and provide guidance to insureds to identify ways to mitigate losses~crlf~##Proactively evaluate and address coverage issues and determine appropriate reserving levels~crlf~##Negotiate and resolve high exposure, complex claims ensuring cost effective, service orientated solutions~crlf~##Manage external lawyers while performing coverage analysis and resolution strategies, including development and implementation of defense strategies on litigated claims~crlf~##Ensure all claims handled within authority limits, and in line with AGCS claims procedures and guidelines~crlf~##Support establishment of claims management procedures on new business accounts in association with clients, brokers and loss adjusters~crlf~##Proactively support acquisition of new business and retention of existing business ~crlf~##Represent AGCS externally to the market~crlf~##Proactively drive involvement of functional areas in Claims handling process~crlf~##Develop and maintain strong relationships with key brokers and clients and other relevant stakeholders (e.g. third party adjusters)~crlf~

##Preferably a degree in Law or other appropriate discipline (i.e. economics).~crlf~##Specialized understanding or experience of aviation coverages and portfolio are an advantage. ~crlf~##An economic understanding and solution orientated practice in the daily work.~crlf~##Specialized understanding of regional aviation insurance markets and competitor landscape~crlf~##Well recognized relationship building with brokers at peer group level~crlf~##Good understanding of legal and regulatory framework~crlf~##Claims Handling: knowledge of claims handling process from notification to settlement and recovery~crlf~##First language in German is preferred and fluent in English is a condition~crlf~##Clearly and effectively express ideas and messages via speech or writing~crlf~##Ability to negotiate best position for AGCS, and client, often in contentious situations, managing conflicting priorities of various parties~crlf~##Ability to effectively absorb information from various sources, then analyze, study or examine data in detail, and draw appropriate conclusions~crlf~

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 Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is the Allianz Group's dedicated carrier for corporate and specialty insurance business. AGCS provides insurance and risk consultancy across the whole spectrum of specialty, alternative risk transfer and corporate business: Marine, Aviation (incl. Space), Energy, Engineering, Entertainment, Financial Lines (incl. D&O), Liability, Mid-Corporate and Property insurance (incl. International Insurance Programs).

Worldwide, AGCS operates in 30 countries with own units and in over 210 countries and territories through the Allianz Group network and partners. In 2016, it employed around 5,000 people and provided insurance solutions to more than three quarters of the 'Fortune Global 500' companies, writing a total of €7.6 billion gross premium worldwide.~crlf~~crlf~AGCS SE is rated AA by Standard & Poor's and A+ by A.M. Best.~crlf~~crlf~AGCS promotes an individual work-life balance for example the possibilit y of working part-time. Provided that the job with its respective basic conditions is suitable for this, all positions advertised on a full-time basis can also be filled on a part-time basis.~crlf~~crlf~If you are currently exempted from statutory pension obligations under section 6 (1) sentence 1 no. 1 SGB VI, please take a look at the important and binding notes in the HR lexicon under: Money / Social Security / Annuity Insurance / Pension Insurance exemption.~crlf~~crlf~More information about careers at Allianz Global Corporate Specialty can be found at www.agcs.allianz.com/careers~crlf~~crlf~


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