Claims Expert (m/f/d) at Allianz SE Reinsurance (RoW ex APAC) – location Munich / Zurich / Dublin

Allianz SE Reinsurance

To actively handle and drive solution orientated activity on individual losses, loss complexes / events, and at a portfolio level.~crlf~Provide coverage analysis, advice and claims ´learnings´ feedback to stakeholders (principally Client Management, Underwriting, and Finance) across AZ Re.~crlf~For strategically supported business segments to guide and support OE´s with efficient, leveraged technical advice and experience to enable upper quartile claims service to underlying clients.~crlf~The role requires pro-active information sharing and expectation management of all concerned parties in the claims process.~crlf~The role also includes a fair amount of project management specifically related to supporting strategic business initiatives and portfolio management operating metrics.~crlf~To identify, prepare, and carry out claims review targets on both OE and external cedant accounts with the focus on knowledge sharing, relationship building, and building portfolio awareness (technical and operational) to feed back into the Underwriting review process.~crlf~To support change through collaboration in order to respond to fast changing business requirements; and to strengthen collaboration across Allianz entities.

##Active Claims handling through analysis, communication, and giving directions, i.e. management of claims with a significant impact to AZ Re (either due to complexity, strategic relevance, or value)~crlf~##Actively support clients in technical analysis (coverage & legal liability), reserving, and resolution strategy leveraging best practice experience~crlf~##Active contributor to the monitoring of industry circumstances, events, and themes to provide intelligent, consultative feedback on scale and value at risk to internal stakeholders~crlf~##Manage claims of selected portfolios autonomously~crlf~##Experience in project management and on-site reviews ~crlf~##Support for Best Practice standards for claims management and CAT scenarios (natural and man-made events)~crlf~##Support in targeting Group Subrogation opportunities and other avenues of recovery or minimizing claims indemnity spend ~crlf~##Support for development of portfolio steering tools and scorecards for responsible claims portfolio ~crlf~

##Law degree or similar professional background (insurance industry accreditation)~crlf~##3+ years experience in claims management with an insurance or reinsurance carrier~crlf~##Good knowledge of (re)insurance principles, types of coverage, and program construction~crlf~##Good knowledge in claims handling strategy including management of external service providers (engineers / adjusters / lawyers) and experience with litigation / mediation / alternative dispute resolution~crlf~##Good (working) understanding of wordings, exclusions and conditions ~crlf~##Good understanding of P&C lines of business – Advantage would be additional experience of one specialty LoB (eg Credit and Bond)~crlf~##Good (working) understanding of Microsoft Office (XL, PP etc.)~crlf~~crlf~~crlf~##Some project management experience and coordinating skills for participation in Group Claims Projects~crlf~~crlf~##Good understanding of the (re)insurance industry, customs and practice and knowledge of the main products and services offered by AZ Re~crlf~##Language Skills – Fluency in English (oral & written). Additional European language a plus, preferably French or Spanish~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 Re is the Group’s reinsurance vehicle which actively manages risk and capital. Our range of activities include reinsurance, capital management, run-off, cat risk management, risk data analytics and new business developments such as MidCorp. This strong combination of skills, experience, innovative mindset and capacity drives our mission of understanding risk and creating value.

Please submit your complete application documents (incl. CV, certificates, references and motivation letter).~crlf~~crlf~We are looking forward to receiving your application via the “Apply”- button.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz SE Reinsurance is committed to employment equity and therefore welcomes all applications regardless of gender, race or ethnicity, age, nationality, religion, disability, sexual orientation or philosophy of life.~crlf~~crlf~

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