Senior Underwriter / Product Line Coordination Manager Global Aviation – Munich or London

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

At AGCS we combine specialist expertise and global reach with high levels of AA rated underwriting capacity to aviation industry exposures. This allows us to establish a reputation as leaders of some of the largest and most complex aviation risks in the market.~crlf~ ~crlf~Reporting to the Global Head of Aviation in this role you will actively support underwriting and portfolio steering to ensure target achievement in collaboration with the Global Product Line Managers and the Regional Heads. Moreover, you will drive and monitor adherence to the Aviation specific UW governance framework.

In this role you will…~crlf~##Contribute to development and execution of the Aviation Underwriting strategy~crlf~##Support Global Product Line Managers and Regional UW Heads to underwrite new and renewal accounts and to manage/develop their products/portfolios:~crlf~- Drive analysis of underwriting exposure data and coverage vs. UW appetite~crlf~- Drive product developments/enhancements~crlf~- Identify trends, market developments, market claims and market potentials in close coordination with GPGs ~crlf~##Act as the Aviation LoB Expert for Sanction Due Dilligence, Cyber, Wording, IIP, GPS, NatCat, RDS, CATlas~crlf~##Lead, drive and manage global/regional Aviation internal (e.g. Underwriting Standards) and external (e.g. ASU) Underwriting governance related topics.~crlf~##Coordinate Group and Underwriting Committee referrals, reporting and attestations. ~crlf~##Drive and coordinate management of Underwriting Authorities across all geographies.~crlf~##Lead and monitor internal Aviation Underwriting Business Reviews across all geographies.~crlf~##Assure good corporate governance, monitoring and support of product development and related activities.~crlf~##Drive and coordinate managing the Center of Competence within Allianz Group.~crlf~

##You have a degree either in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Insurance Market management or any other relevant field; alternatively, you have successfully completed a relevant vocational training or industry experience~crlf~##You have at least 5 years’ experience as an Underwriter, Broker or relevant equivalent, preferably in the Aviation Insurance sector~crlf~##You have a good understanding of Underwriting tasks and related processes, including common Underwriting guidelines and wordings~crlf~##You have the ability to assess risk inherent exposures relevant to the product~crlf~##You have the ability to analyze highly complex data, from multiple sources, in detail; identify/resolve issues before they transpire and draw appropriate conclusions~crlf~##You have the ability to analyze current performance against benchmarks applying how the market operates and functions, the business and customer needs~crlf~##You can express ideas and messages clearly and effectively both verbally and in writing with the ability to create relationships and communicate at all levels and with a wide range of people~crlf~##You have the ability to persuade and motivate others to act, without executive authority~crlf~##You are fluent in English (verbal and written) is mandatory~crlf~##You are prepared for occasional business travel~crlf~

AGCS is dedicated to offering its employees an environment open for learning and development and hosts its own Underwriting Academy to drive continued excellence in underwriting and to better understand and serve our clients’ needs.~crlf~ ~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~


You have found the perfect job? It’s time to work on your application. We have some tips for you!

Ready to apply? Train your interview situation upfront through Google Assistant. The platform provides you with information about Allianz useful for your interview preparation, such as:

  • details on the application process
  • Allianz facts & figures
  • information on our corporate culture

How does it work? Let Google Assistant on your smartphone or on your Google Home device know: “Hey Google, I want to talk to Allianz Careers.”

*The Google Voice Assistant is now available in English and German. 

Register/ login to our application system and you will receive a confirmation email with your login data shortly. Fill out the application form. You can upload your data via Xing. Find more information about our password rules in our FAQ.

 Please note that the system cannot process ZIP files, protected PDF formats or attachments larger than 7 MB. You can upload your files in the following formats:

  • PDF
  • MS Office formats (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Graphics Interchange Format (.gif)
  • Joint Photographic Experts Group format (.jpeg)
  • Joint Photographic Group format (.jpeg)
  • Portable Network Graphics (.png)

Find more information in our FAQ.

 

Login to our application system and check your personal start page to see the status of your application. You can release your profile so that our recruiters can find you in the system and contact you. Find more information in our FAQ.

Could not find the right job? We can help you with that. Sign up for job alerts! You will automatically receive a personalized job alert when a job that fits your experience and interests becomes available.

When you get invited for a first interview, make sure to check our website to learn more about Allianz as an employer, our culture and values and get some insights to prepare yourself for the interview.

If you experience technical problems with our application system, check our FAQ for more information . Problem still not resolved? Please send an email with your request and a full screenshot of the error message to careers@allianz.com.
We offer an inclusive environment where everyone can be successful
Working flexibly from different locations – whatever works best for you
We recognize strong performance with attractive rewards
We help you to prepare and plan for your future
Join our truly global team and discover international career opportunities
Development programs, Underwriting & Claims Academy for your career enhancement
7 steps of the application process at Allianz.

From planes and drones to the world’s largest railway tunnel to hurricanes – when it comes to protecting businesses we’ve got the major risks fully covered.