Senior Underwriter, Renewable Energies and Construction – Mediterranean and Africa region

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

Within the Energy & Construction Underwriting Department of Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty, Mediterranean and Africa region, you will work as an underwriter in charge of the study and implementation of Energy, Engineering and Construction insurance solutions, with particular focus on “Green Power”. Based in the AGCS office at la Défense, your clients will be large broker firms and major players in the French and European renewable and conventional energy segment.~crlf~ ~crlf~Your role will be to develop, negotiate and underwrite insurance programs on behalf of major international clients. You will ensure the development and profitability of your portfolio as well as the follow-up of broker and client relationships in close coordination with the sales teams, engineering services, claims and operations departments. ~crlf~ ~crlf~You will also provide support to the Regional Practice Group Leader, taking part in activities to boost the team across the MED & Africa region.

In this role you will….~crlf~##Negotiate insurance solutions with brokers, then follow up and support the international insurance programs of major clients, in accordance with the agreed terms and conditions~crlf~##Analyze and understand the vulnerabilities and risks related to conventional and/or renewable energy production, industrial processes and their construction with the support of Allianz Risk Consulting loss prevention engineers, based on the technical files provided by the broker and the client~crlf~##Perform tariff modeling with internal tools and software, define and evaluate maximum possible loss scenarios adapted to the risks, taking the scope of coverage into account and I full compliance with AGCS underwriting standards and processes~crlf~##Set up and maintain co-insurance and/or reinsurance coverage ~crlf~##Monitor and analyze the results and evolution of the business portfolio ~crlf~##Identify typologies of claims and the reasons for profit/loss results with a view to proposing corrective or preventive actions~crlf~##Ensure efficient and timely reporting to management for complex or non-standard cases~crlf~##Maintain the quality of commercial and technical relations with all your contacts, whether internal or external, in order to provide an excellent personalized service and achieve long-term loyalty~crlf~

##Ideally you are educated to Masters level (BAC+5) at a business or engineering school~crlf~##Fluent French and English~crlf~##At least 5 years of professional experience in a technical or underwriting specialty ~crlf~##Knowledge of engineering, power generation and construction techniques~crlf~##Ability to conduct commercial negotiations and develop relationships with brokers, clients and peers in France and abroad~crlf~##Good communication and presentation skills~crlf~##At ease in a matrix, international and multicultural environment~crlf~##Rigour and sense of responsibility for the whole UW process, autonomy~crlf~##Intellectual curiosity, sense of initiative and entrepreneurial~crlf~##Able to analyze complex data from multiple sources in detail, and present a summary~crlf~##Strong team spirit and collaborative~crlf~##Agile, adaptable, at ease in a context of change and transformation~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.

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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