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Underwriter, Political Violence and Terrorism (PVT)

Job Level:  Professional
Location: 

PUTEAUX, 92, FR, 92800

Due Date:  As soon as possible
Area of Expertise:  Underwriting
Unit:  Allianz Global Corporate Specialty
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Not applicable
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  2368

Job Role/Purpose

 

At AGCS we combine specialist expertise and global reach with high levels of AA rated underwriting capacity to industry specific exposures. This allows us to establish a reputation as leaders of some of the largest and most complex risks in the market.


Based in Paris, you will work out of our office located in la Défense where you will join a Regional Team of approximatively 27 people. You will report to the Regional Head of Property and work closely with clients and brokers to develop tailormade solutions as well as developing new relationships. You will be responsible for underwriting profitable new and renewal business across the Crisis Management products in the Mediterannean & African (MEDA) Region. PVT Line of Business (LoB) sits in the Property one. Your responsibilities also include negotiating participation, pricing and terms & conditions, acquiring new business and retaining existing business. You will have an established network and proven experience within the Market.

 

Key Responsibilities

In this role you will….

  • Underwrite Profitable business in line with LoB governance framework - e.g. Underwriting Authorities, global MSU, Underwriting Standards
  • Ensure contract certainty is achieved on all accounts at time of inception
  • Proactively drive involvement of functional areas in Underwriting process, including Distribution, Risk Consulting, Claims, Operations
  • Manage referrals from underwriters and re-underwrite complex business as appropriate
  • Contribute to the development and execution of regional Underwriting strategy for Crisis Management
  • Ensure accurate policy documentation; proactively support completion of policy administration and credit control processes
  • Negotiate participation, pricing and terms and conditions with brokers; proactively manage capacity
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients, brokers and other relevant stakeholders; take ownership of accounts / clients. Represent AGCS externally to the market
  • Proactively support acquisition of new business and retention of existing business

 

Key Requirements/Skills/Experience

  • You have completed an appropriate level of education
  • You ideally have 5 years’ or more relevant experience as an Underwriter, Broker or relevant equivalent in the insurance sector
  • You have an entrepreneurial mindset and strong communication skills
  • You are able to work in an international matrix organization
  • You have the ability to assess risks, coverages, terms and conditions of a (potential) insurance placement and can translate this into an insurance offer
  • You are a true team player and well established within the market. You have relationships with clients and brokers at peer group level
  • You have a specialized understanding of regional & local PVT insurance markets and the competitor landscape
  • You are capable of leveraging data and analytics to make business more efficient and effective
  • You have a good understanding of the legal and regulatory framework and underwrite the business in accordance with internal processes and guidelines
  • You can design, develop and implement consistent, robust wordings for contracts
  • You communicate proactively and in a timely and open manner with clients and brokers
  • You are fluent in both French and English. Spanish or Italian is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Property underwriting is a plus.

 

Le groupe Allianz est l'une des sociétés d'assurance et de gestion d'actifs la plus réputée au monde. Etre attentif à nos collaborateurs et à l'écoute de leurs ambitions, de leurs idées et de leurs objectifs de vie, c'est ce qui fait de nous un employeur unique. Ensemble, créons un environnement dans lequel chacun peut s'épanouir et se sentir en confiance pour explorer, grandir et bâtir un avenir meilleur pour nos clients et le monde qui nous entoure.

 

Rejoignez-nous ! Ensemble, façonnons le monde de demain. "Let's care for tomorrow."

 

Chez Allianz, nous favorisons la diversité au sein de nos équipes et sommes fiers de promouvoir l’inclusion et l’égalité des chances. Chaque collaborateur(-trice) doit pouvoir se sentir à sa place, quels que soient son origine, son parcours, son orientation sexuelle, sa personnalité… La diversité de nos collaborateurs est notre plus grande richesse.

 

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) est un leader mondial en assurance des grands risques industriels et l’une des principales entités du groupe Allianz. AGCS offre des solutions d’assurance et le transfert alternatif des risques pour un large éventail de risques commerciaux, industriels et spéciaux.

 

Nos clients sont aussi divers que les activités économiques, allant des sociétés du classement Fortune Global 500 aux petites entreprises et aux particuliers. Parmi eux figurent les plus grandes enseignes du monde, des sociétés de haute technologie, des compagnies aériennes et maritimes, mais aussi des exploitations viticoles, des opérateurs de satellites et des acteurs de Hollywood. Tous se sont tournés vers AGCS pour obtenir des solutions intelligentes face aux risques les plus importants et les plus complexes, dans un environnement dynamique et international. Ils font confiance à un groupe d’assurance fort d’une longue expérience en matière d’indemnisation.

 

Pour en savoir plus, rendez-vous sur www.agcs.allianz.com ou suivez-nous sur Twitter @AGCS_Insurance et LinkedIn.