You will be joining one of the largest and oldest insurance companies in the world. For decades HDI Global SE has ranked among the leading insurers of corporate clients, industrial enterprises and mid-
sized businesses in Germany. HDI is also active in more than
130 countries through its branches, subsidiaries and affiliates abroad as well as network partners. Financially we are fully backed by the Talanx Group which comprises some of the largest German conglomerates as key stakeholders in the business.
This provides us with unrivalled capital strength that puts us on a firm growth path underlined by a strong rating by Standard & Poor’s (A+, stable) and A.M. Best (A, stable).
We are looking for its business division Engineering Underwriting & Specialities - Engineering Underwriting Overseas - at the earliest possible date for its headquarter in Hanover for an
Job description :
Referral point for overseas branches and carrier offices for international engineering / construction insurance business
Assessing, proposing and negotiating insurance conditions for all types of products of the engineering / construction insurance for mainly project business (such as power, infrastructure, building, wet and heavy civils) but as well for annuals or international master programs
Active monitoring of local engineering / construction portfolio to achieve HDI’s profit and growth goals
Together with your local colleagues, developing regional underwriting strategies for the engineering / construction insurance to grow the business profitably and to balance the portfolio
Analyzing current performance against various benchmarks with a view to ensure adequate progress and satisfactory performance
Engineering degree (chartered engineer status, preferably mechanical engineer or industrial engineer) or comparable work experience
Minimum of five years engineering / construction underwriting experience with a primary insurance or reinsurance company
Work experience in risk analysis and risk assessment in engineering / construction insurance
Work experience in engineering / construction insurance outside of Germany desirable
Strong team player, business acumen, entrepreneurial mindset
Strong communication, intercultural and interpersonal skills
Strong analytical skills and high proficiency with common IT applications
Fluent written and oral communication skills in English and basic skills in German or at least the willingness to learn German
Attention to quality and detail, decision-making and problem-solving
Take the initiative and ability to tackle targets in a goal-oriented manner
Willingness and capability to develop further
We offer you a dynamic working environment, a pleasant team climate, a broad range of social benefits and performance-based compensation.
The advancement and development of our employees are enshrined as key pillars of our strategic human resources policy.
If you think you fit this description, we encourage you to apply by including your CV with a brief cover letter and specifying yourcurrent and expected salary, and the earliest date when you can join, and the reference number 7400 for this position.
Please send your application to Talanx Service AG, Human Resources Management, Frau Tamara Richter,HDI-Platz 1, 30659 Hannover.