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15 days agoAllianz

Experienced P&C Treaty Underwriter (m/f/d) at Allianz SE Reinsurance Munich or Zurich

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  • Accounting / Management control

Job description

Job Purpose/ Role
In the Chief Market Office (CMO) of Allianz Re, our focus is on treaty reinsurance business with Third Partycedents. With teams in Munich, Zurich (Wallisellen), Singapore and the United States, we are writing European,Asian and US P&C reinsurance and retrocession business as well as Global Agriculture business.
We are looking for an Experienced P&C Treaty Underwriter who is keen to join our Zurich or Munich team. Acore aspect of this role will be to drive the profitable growth of our property & casualty reinsurance portfolio inEurope and the US.
We offer an opportunity to join a dynamic and international team that is embedded into a global reinsuranceorganization which itself forms part of one of the largest insurance groups in the world.

As Experienced P&C Treaty Underwriter you will join the CMO Middle Office which collaborates closely with theCMO Front Office. You will be working across locations on business opportunities originated by our Zurich andMunich offices and interact with our colleagues in the Singapore office.
The Middle Office is generally responsible for deal analytics which includes the structuring and pricing ofreinsurance treaty business, wording reviews as well as ongoing performance monitoring, planning andreporting of the business in close collaboration with the Front Office. The Front Office is the client facing teamwithin CMO in charge of sourcing reinsurance business and leading the client relationships.

Going forward, the Middle Office will play a vital role in shaping and optimizing our Third Party reinsuranceportfolio from a risk-reward perspective and supporting data driven decisions in a deal/portfolio context.


Key responsibilities

·  Analysis of underlying businesses and treaty reinsurance submissions/proposals.
·  Co-ordination of the technical analysis in close co-operation with different teams and functions within AllianzRe as required (e.g. Nat Cat Modelling).
·  Reinsurance pricing including actuarial modelling and documentation of results and underwritingrecommendations.
·  Wording reviews of the relevant reinsurance programs within the framework of the Allianz Re underwritingguidelines.
·  Provision of technical opinion to the Third Party Client Management function and input for related tasks (e.g.retro placement, risk capital calculation, etc.).
·  Development of market knowledge and evaluation of market information.
·  Gathering of in-depth understanding of cedents in terms of insurance underwriting skills, reinsurancestrategy and buying behavior.
·  Monitoring of treaty performance of reinsurance business underwritten.
·  Preparation, analysis and reporting of estimates as well as support of annual planning process.
·  Management of internal communication to ensure alignment of opinion about transactions within Allianz Re.
·  Project work within Allianz Re.
·  Willingness to travel.



·  At least a Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in Mathematics, Actuarial Science or a related field, such asNatural Science, Economics, Business Administration etc.
·  Proficiency in English is a requirement, proficiency in other languages, in particular French and Italian is aplus.
·  Actuarial qualification completed or under way is a plus.


Experience & Key skills

·  3 or more years of practical work experience in reinsurance treaty underwriting and pricing.
·  Very good understanding of treaty reinsurance practice and techniques.
·  Demonstrated actuarial pricing experience in a P&C treaty underwriting role.
·  Ability to identify and interpret critical aspects in contract wordings in relevant P&C lines of business within ashort timeframe.
·  Solid understanding of insurance companies’ financial statements and representation of reinsurancecontracts therein.
·  Strong analytical skills. Good IT skills, especially Microsoft Excel. Accurate and reliable working style.
·  Excellent communication skills. Ability to communicate across different functions, cultures and manageriallevels.
·  Strong team player, able to collaborate across a global organization, different functions and cultures.
·  Willingness and ability to learn about new topics and to analyze complex problems.
·  High level of personal drive and motivation.


51310 | Reinsurance | Professional | Allianz Reinsurance | Full-Time | Permanent


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