KK Security Insurance Manager Jobs in Kenya

KK Security Insurance Manager Jobs in Kenya

Organization/Reporting line:

  • Kenya Kazi Services LtdReporting to Director Risk, Insurance, and Welfare.

    Place of work/Travel:

  • Nairobi - Travel may berequired to GardaWorld’s areas of operations, in particular across East Africa,and occasional travel to our management offices in London, Brussels, Washingtonand Montreal.

    Contact and Cooperation:

  • Internally: Company-wide, including GardaWorld Corporate with a focus on East Africa Business Unit

  • Externally: Brokers and insurance industry


  • The Insurance Manager will deliver corporate insurance programs across East Africa. Responsibilities include compilation of underwriting information; assistance in coverage placement, management of relationships with third-party service providers including brokers, insurers, and other TPAs; loss forecasting; policy management; premium allocations and preparation of various loss analyses.

  • The Insurance Manager uses relevant knowledge of the insurance industry, insurance concepts and associated products, insurance pricing and contracts, underwriting practices, and/or claims/reporting processes and procedures to protect assets, reduce corporate risk and inform insurance purchase decisions.

    Key Responsibilities are setout below:

  • Act as the main point of contact for Insurance for the East Africa region

  • Work with Brokers and the business to gather and review renewal information for East Africa insurance placement

  • Make recommendations for rating, wording and insurers within the East Africa region to Director Risk & Insurance Director

  • Identify new insurable risks within the Business and make recommendations for effective management of the risks

  • Work with the Director Risk & Insurance to report to the organization on cover arrangements, premiums, and recoveries

  • Review and negotiate contractual insurance obligations placed on the organization

  • Manage (with the Legal Department) the liability claims notification process to insurers so that the insurers have sufficient information to investigate claims

  • Monitor and report to the Director Risk &Insurance on the effectiveness of the insurer’s claims handling service

  • Work with each East Africa HR team to place and manage appropriate medical insurance policies for each region, or as needed

  • Be responsible for the implementation and management of the claims process and ensure this is being followed by each of the East Africa locations

  • Be accountable for high profile or high values claims for the East Africa region

  • Monitor and review claims within each of the East Africa locations to help identify trends

  • Identify areas for improved risk management practices
    within the organisation

  • Work with the Risk Managers in East Africa locations to implement and risk mitigation measures and strategy

  • Wherever possible, ensure the terms and conditions of contracts are clear and robust in relation to all matters insurance, provide bid and contract negotiation support as needed.

  • Keep procedures up-to-date and ensure appropriate people are aware and able to follow the procedures as appropriate

  • Conduct regular reviews of existing processes and recommend changes to the Director Risk & Insurance

  • Resolve insurance queries from departments and third parties

  • Deputize for the Group Insurance Director as and when required.

  • Ensure all policies are filed on the company shared filing system and any necessary certificates of cover are provided by the broker


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to inspire confidence at all levels within the business

  • Demonstrates integrity and upholds ethics and values;

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Strong commitment to deliver results and make a meaningful contribution in a team environment

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

  • Demonstrates a well-organized and logical approach to work

  • Demonstrate extensive experience handling large projects and knowledge of policy wordings with an understanding of contract law

  • Ability to analyze complex problems and structure issues for detailed resolution

  • Understanding of risk management and the ability to persuade others to follow best practice


  • As directed and delegated by Director Risk Insurance and welfare and per GardaWorld Authority Matrix


  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role
    Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business or equivalent
    Chartered Insurance Institute CIIqualification preferred

  • Experience of interacting with national/international financial institutions and insurance counterparts and service providers

  • Expert knowledge of Insurance management principles, regulatory requirements

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; KK Security Insurance Manager Jobs in Kenya

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