Assistant Manager (General Insurance) Jobs in Kenya

Assistant Manager (General Insurance) Jobs in Kenya


  • Our client, a membership association for the Insurance Companies in Kenya whose mandate is to offer consultative and advisory services for the insurance industry.

  • The organization is looking to hire a dedicated Assistant Manager – General Insurance.

    Job Ref: EHC/1530/2021

    Department: General Insurance

    Reports To: Senior Manager, General Insurance

    Purpose:

  • The incumbent is responsible for providing technical support services in General Insurance department and coordinating activities relating to the committees in the department.

    Primary Responsibilities:

  • Analyse risks in all classes of general insurance and ensuring all technical committees receive adequate technical, statistical and research services for underwriting and claims purposes

  • Review, study and evaluate matters relating to technical committees e.g. scope of cover provided, policy wording, terms and conditions, rates, claims experience, etc and advice accordingly

  • Prepare notices/information packs for meetings falling under the technical committees

  • Organize and coordinate technical workshops for the various technical committees

  • Respond to complaints/enquires received from the general public

  • Come up with proposed activities/budgets for the technical committees

  • Promote professionalism and technical underwriting standards and follow up to ensure that members comply with various resolutions

  • Supervise the operations of the marine cargo surveillance scheme

  • Issue motor and aviation insurance certificates

  • Issue agents licenses/ID cards promptly

  • Prepare the general insurance industry annual statistics that feeds to the associations’ annual report

  • Coordinate with the Manager, Research, Public Relations and Education to ensure departmental PR activities including production of journal, bulletin, CSR activities and organizing the Nairobi international trade fair are successful

  • Identify gaps and organize seminars, workshops to discuss various issues relating to the general
    insurance business

  • Co-ordinate with the relevant conference secretary, the meetings and ensure that notices are sent, quorums confirmed and actions taken.

    Person Specifications

    Academic Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Insurance, Economics, Social Sciences or other related fields
    Professional Qualifications:

  • Associate of Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII) or any other internationally recognized insurance qualification will be an added advantage.

  • Member of Chartered Insurance Institute.

    Experience:

  • Minimum seven (7) years relevant working experience in the insurance industry.

    Skills and Attributes:

  • Thorough knowledge of the Insurance Industry;

  • Technical knowledge of general insurance operations such as underwriting, claims, reinsurance, customer service, products and services;

  • Ability to communicate both inside and outside the organization;

  • Ability to write complex reports, position papers; and

  • Analytical skills.

  • ICT skill will be essential.

  • Ability to operate within timelines.

    How to Apply:

  • Qualified candidates should email their application letter accompanied with a detailed CV in PDF format clearly indicating their current and expected salary to the following email address:

  • recruitment@eaglehr.co.ke

  • Applications should be received on or before close of business on Friday 19th February, 2021.

  • Candidates are advised that Eagle HR Consultants DOES NOT charge any interview fee(s).

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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