Insurance Manager, London

A fantastic opportunity to work for a leading tanker shipowner, heading up and managing all company insurances on a global basis. You will ensure marine and non-marine insurances for assets and liabilities are in place to protect the business from financial losses.

Key responsibilities will include the following:

  • Identify company insurance requirements to meet business objectives and analyse risk associated with policies
  • Conduct market analysis for competitiveness and work with strategic insurance partners to develop and implement new insurance coverages or enhance existing ones
  • Negotiate with insurers
  • Manage a significant group insurance budget
  • Monitor and maintain P&I, loss ratio accounts, war risk policies etc
  • Ensure compliance with all statutory requirements & guidelines
  • Build and conduct insurance awareness programmes within the company
  • Assist with claims management
  • Maintain insurance data for management reporting purposes

To be suitable for this opportunity you must have a proven background within the marine insurance sector, with:

  • A strong working knowledge in all classes of general insurance but particularly within corporate and shipping related insurances.
  • You will preferably have claims and/or underwriting experience.
  • Experience managing large budgets
  • Leadership experience - you must have previously managed a team
  • Good knowledge of insurance contractual interpretations and numerical analysis
  • Well versed in compliance requirements within the insurance markets
  • Good network/awareness of the shipping insurance/broker network

Unrestricted UK working entitlement is essential.