Senior Underwriter (m/f/d) Property Central Eastern Europe – based in Cologne

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

At AGCS we specialize in offering commercial property insurance for the most complex and challenging exposures. With a focus on larger global risk portfolios and major national risks, we offer tailor made ‘All Risks’ property damage and business interruption insurance through our global network.~crlf~ ~crlf~Reporting to the Senior Underwriting Team Lead you will work closely with clients and brokers to develop personalized solutions as well as developing new relationships. You will be responsible for underwriting profitable new and renewal business to meet property targets regionally including global elements. Your responsibilities also include negotiating participation, pricing and terms & conditions, supporting the acquisition of new business and retaining existing business.

In this role you will.....~crlf~##Underwrite large new and renewal accounts and evaluate Property exposure, Business interruption/Contingent business interruption including Natural Catastrophe~crlf~##Negotiate participation, pricing and terms and conditions with clients and brokers~crlf~##Contribute to developing and carrying out regional Underwriting strategy for Property~crlf~##Actively drive involvement of functional areas in Underwriting process, including Market Management, Risk Consulting, Claims, Operations etc.~crlf~##Demonstrate in depth technical expertise and IIP lead capabilities~crlf~

##You will have a degree in Engineering, Economics or other appropriate discipline~crlf~##Ideally you are CII qualified or equivalent or working towards it~crlf~##You have at least 5 years of experience in underwriting profitable business in the Property segment of large corporate international insurance~crlf~##You have recognized relationships with clients and brokers at peer group level and are well established within the market~crlf~##You have a specialized understanding of regional / local Property insurance markets and competitor landscape~crlf~##Capable of leveraging data and analytics to make business more efficient and effective~crlf~##You have a good understanding of the legal and regulatory framework~crlf~##An understanding of catastrophe modeling and interpretation of scenarios~crlf~##Assess risk inherent exposures, business interruption and natural hazards~crlf~##You can design, develop and implement consistent, robust wordings for contracts~crlf~##Fluent in English and German~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~We care about you as a talent. We are therefore flexible and you can work from 80% to 100%, depending on what suits you best (ideally with the prospect of full-time employment).

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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