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Underwriter Property Chemical- & Energy Industry (m/f/x)

Our client has a company history of over 110 years with currently approx. 20,000 employees worldwide and a turnover of over 30 billion euros and is one of the largest insurance companies in Europe. The industrial insurance division has approx. 3000 employees and a turnover of approx. 5 billion euros. In the field of industrial insurance, the Group has been one of the leading insurers for decades with a broad and needs-based range of insurance solutions and accompanying services, in Germany and in over 150 countries with international programmes. Our business partner offers the complete range of products to cover entrepreneurial risks. At the location in Hanover, you will work as a property/industry underwriter - focus: chemical/energy risks.


  • Partly remote possible 60% home office
  • Virtual Training
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • International
  • 30 days vacation
  • Events

Your tasks:

  • The assessment and evaluation of chemical/energy risks as a basis for the acceptance of insurance risks is your responsibility
  • You are responsible for the management and expansion of industrial property insurance business with policyholders in Germany and abroad (via international brokerage houses and our own foreign companies in the area of chemical/energy risks)
  • The systematic incorporation of findings from engineering inspections and claims in the underwriting process is a matter of course for you
  • The alimentation of reinsurance contracts
  • You will be involved in a wide range of projects and will be an active member of the Group's Centre of Competence for Chemicals/Energy

Your profile:

  • You have a degree in engineering or a comparable qualification and several years of professional experience in the industrial insurance business
  • You can demonstrate initial practical professional experience in underwriting in the area of chemical/energy risks in a national and preferably international environment
  • You are familiar with the independent conduct of discussions and negotiations with stakeholders
  • Your team-oriented, independent and solution-oriented way of working, as well as communicative, intercultural and interpersonal skills characterise you
  • You have a very good command of written and spoken English. Good knowledge of another foreign language is welcome, but not required
  • The motivation to learn German is indispensable
  • A general willingness to travel on business completes your profile

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