Réf: 653

Localisation: Paris

Parution: 20/01/2022

L&A Partners est un cabinet spécialisé dans la recherche de cadres et dirigeants en Assurance et Finance d’entreprise


Dans le cadre d'un poste à pourvoir chez l'un de nos clients, compagnie internationale de réassurance nous recherchons un power underwriter H/F.


Under the authority of the Paris Property Manager:


Select, analyse, and assess property/power submissions, underwrite with a technical approach, negotiate terms and conditions

Develop and maintain a profitable portfolio in accordance with the Specialty Insurance underwriting guidelines

Build and maintain brokers relationship to ensure a regular flow of submissions, participate in industry events (seminars, forums, conferences)

Develop technical knowledge and expertise in selected industries

Market SI capabilities and products to Corporate Risk Managers, Brokers and Ceding companies in EMEA countries and London market

Produce and share informed business intelligence documentation based upon research and analysis of the portfolio results and market data

Report regularly on accounts and marketing activity

Manage and Support accuracy and timeliness of data entry in the tools required.

Regularly visit our clients and attend risk surveys (approx. 15-30 days of business travel per year, domestic and international)

Work in close cooperation and coordination with your colleagues in the SI network, participate in business intelligence and knowledge sharing

Responsibly manage data recorded in our information systems to give an accurate representation of the risks subscribed and to allow portfolio analysis.

Collaborate with our technical assistants team to ensure data quality and performance of contracts administration, regularly collaborate and exchange with the claims team and other internal stakeholders

Adhere to compliance and legal frame of Specialty Insurance


- Engineering degree

You are a property and/or power underwriter, or a risk engineer (preferably experienced in machinery breakdown, power generation industry – all types of generation including renewable energy) ideally with an experience in international/multinational insurer/reinsurer, with minimum 3 years of experience with exposure to all types of international and/or regional property risks

Key Competencies sought include :

Sound technical knowledge of topics associated to Property, focusing on Heavy Industry and Power underwriting as well as a wider understanding of related legal, social, and economic dynamics

Communication, presentation, and negotiation skills

Active engagement and contribution to the global property team is essential, with a strong team spirit

An enquiring mindset with the ability to work independently as a motivated and pro-active self-starter. Curious and willing to learn.

Proficiency in the use of underwriting tools, ability to understand and assess the results

Self-disciplined, principled and solutions oriented

Organised and able to prioritise under pressure

Ability to evaluate, condense and summarise key information

Confidence to develop and maintain a network of brokers and clients

Fluency in French and English and able to travel regularly worldwide.