National Branch Manager - Underwriting National Branch Manager - Underwriting …

Hays Insurance
in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Permanent, Full time
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Hays Insurance
in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Hays Insurance
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National Insurance Branch Manager job opportunity in Melbourne
Your new company

Join a global organisation who are specialists within the Marine Insurance sector. This company is the 2 nd largest in the world within this space. Globally, the company is made up of 300 experts who specialise in insuring cargo, fishing and other specialist vessels, and proudly cover over 8,000 vessels. Due to the current Australian Branch Manager nearing retirement, this rare opportunity has become available for a true industry leader to steer the way.

Your new role
  • Manage the insurance functions of the Australia branches
  • Maintain and grow business whilst maintaining high service
  • Develop and maintain beneficial relationships with intermediaries and insurers
  • Work closely with international directors & business leaders to maximise profitability
  • Undertake performance reviews as well as supporting continuous development within the team
  • Assist with budget setting and control expenses within budget
  • To manage, review and report on risks as part of day-to-day business activity
What you'll need to succeed
  • Expert knowledge of the Australian insurance industry is a must
  • Minimum of Associateship of ANZIIF (CIP) or equivalent
  • Underwriting and/or Broking within Marine insurance would be highly regarded
  • Previous management experience is a must; personnel management, mentoring & skills development, performance analysis, projections, and reporting
  • Prior experience in strategic growth would be highly regarded
  • A strong Victorian network within the insurance industry would be highly regarded
  • Despite being a fairly small operation in Australia, everyone knows and appreciates each other's strength within the team. You must have a collaborative approach
What you'll get in return
  • Cement yourself a long lasting and SECURE career
  • Above industry standard salary to reflect your worth in the current market
  • Great culture - Work for a company that pride themselves on collaboration
  • Join a company with 0% staff turnover
  • Challenge yourself to grow a business with an already pre-existing strong client base!
What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV ( or call Daniel Karmazin now on 0452 223 681.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Company Overview

About Hays
Hays is the leading global specialist recruiting group. We are the experts at recruiting qualified, professional and skilled people worldwide, being the market leader in Asia Pacific and the UK and one of the market leaders in Continental Europe and Latin America. We operate across the private and public sectors, dealing in permanent positions, contract roles and temporary assignments.

Hays believes the right job can transform a person's life and the right person can transform a business. They are passionate about connecting candidates with the right job for them.

Hays operates in over 40 locations throughout Australia and New Zealand. They find permanent jobs for over 15,000 people a year and temporary and contract assignments for over 25,000 people a year and at any one time employ over 20,000 temporaries and contractors.

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