Claims 1.3.1 – Claims Manager

at  Munich Re

München, Bayern, Germany - 00000

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Immediate19 Oct, 2022Not Specified20 Jul, 2022N/AIt,Risk Assessment,Learning,Uncertainty,Climate ChangeNoNo
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Would you like to be part of our diverse Global Claims community with a passion for delivering excellent service to our clients and shape the future of Claims within Munich Re?
Our Munich Re Purpose is to engage with everything we have and are to help humankind act braver and better. Our culture is centered on richly diverse and fully engaged teammates, continuous conversations and flexible work environments. If you would you like to be part of a Global Claims community with a passion for delivering excellent service to our clients and shaping the future of Claims, then contact us at Munich Re.
Claims Single Risks is an integral part of the Global Claims Team. The focus on client centricity has been embedded in its culture. The motivated team is at the forefront of actively managing claims in all lines of business while investing in developing the core competencies of its staff. Claims Single Risks draws on the expertise within the Global Claims Team which provides an empowering and supportive framework, in which employees can grow and the Claims Leadership Values are actively lived.
We are looking for a Claims Manager (Claims Lawyer) for the Team „Claims Single Risk“ for the management of international casualty claims, if needed also claims of other Lines of Business at primary insurance level. In addition the position comprises the support of claims colleagues in legal questions. With your contribution as a Claims Manager you will have the opportunity to enhance Munich Re’s response to claims in single risks, drive the digital transformation within Claims and support new business initiatives to ensure that both Claims and the Claims Single Risks Team achieve their Ambition 2025.

Your job

  • Actively managing international claims, mainly in casualty but also in other classes of business, and, if needed, at primary insurance level
  • Conducting detailed analyses of the coverage provided under insurance and reinsurance policies, deciding independently on the setting of reserves, determining liability and amount of indemnification within the defined limits of your authority
  • Providing legal support to claims colleagues in the management of their claims
  • Investigating and implementing loss mitigation potentials with the help of external experts
  • Directly interacting with industrial clients and brokers regarding coverage and indemnification
  • Instructing external experts and monitoring the quality of these services, especially from lawyers and loss adjusters
  • Negotiating directly with industrial clients and brokers on an equal footing regarding policy response and quantum
  • Providing feedback to underwriters from the claims process
  • Contributing to the success of the Global Claims Ambition 2025

Your profile

  • University degree in law
  • Ideally, experience in managing claims at a primary insurance or reinsurance company and/or several years of underwriting experience
  • An affinity for the legal and technical aspects of insurance claims, good analytical skills and the ability to present complex matters in a concise and easy-to-understand way
  • A solution-based and client-focused approach, confident manner, diplomacy skills and ability to make decisions independently and to actively promote the team spirit
  • Intercultural competence
  • Fluent spoken and written business English; French or another language is an advantage
  • High level of commitment and willingness to travel

About us

As the world’s leading reinsurance company with more than 11,000 employees at over 50 locations, Munich Re introduces a paradigm shift in the way you think about insurance. By turning uncertainty into a manageable risk we enable fundamental change. Join us working on topics today that will concern society tomorrow, whether that be climate change, major construction projects, medical risk assessment or even space travel. Together we embrace a culture where multiskilled teams dare to think big. We create the new and the different for our clients and cultivate innovation. Sounds like you? Make it happen and be part of Munich Re.

  • You will work in an environment where we think big: Change and culture are continuously role-modeled. We create and articulate a compelling and ambitious shared purpose, vision and direction. We pave the way towards success and see failure as learning
  • You are going to experience that we care & dare: We are empathetic. We know when to lead and know when to let others lead. We attract, grow and coach future leaders
  • We communicate in a clear & authentic way: We interact with a positive and humble spirit. We solicit feedback, ask and listen, learn and unlearn
  • You will grow with your clients: Whatever our role, we support business, in an efficient and effective way, to create value for our clients. We embrace new ways of working leveraging digitalization to deliver solutions
  • Join us, and experience that we lead the We: We have a passion for winning and growing as a team. We inspire people to be capable of joint performance. We create an inclusive environment where different thoughts, generations, cultures and experiences are valued and encouraged


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Min:N/AMax:5.0 year(s)


Banking / Insurance





München, Germany