Energy Property Lines Leader

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Job Title:
Energy Property Lines Leader
Position ID:
J1118-0409
Job Type:
Permanent Full Time
Division:
Commercial Insurance
Region:
Head Office
Job Category:
Commercial Insurance
Number of Positions:
1
Closing Date:
31/12/2018

Keeping You Moving

RSA is one of the world’s leading multinational insurance groups with over 300 years of experience and over 20 million customers worldwide.Our people are committed to building a dynamic internal culture where our people love what they do and feel motivated to keep things moving – for customers, for their colleagues and as part of their own growth and development. In RSA, employing positive people is how we achieve success. You will be working in an environment that encourages you to do great work and you constantly will be faced with fresh challenges that have a direct impact on our business. We believe your personality and passion will keep RSA and our business moving forward. At RSA we have a culture that supports and rewards high performance with a competitive reward policy for top performers. Our rewards package includes competitive compensation, work / life balance, opportunities to learn and the chance to make a difference working for a worldwide industry leader.At RSA Canada, our purpose is to Make Life Better Together and we do that every day through our commitments to our people, our customers and our partners. We are committed to fostering an inclusive, fair, and accessible environment where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential and where everyone feels comfortable being their true selves. We hire on the basis of merit and we are committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes, as well as equal access to training and promotion opportunities.

Position Overview:

The Leader, Energy Property Lines will have overall accountability for the growth and performance of the Energy Property portfolio in the Global Specialty Lines business area through the implementation of strategic direction and technical leadership. A strong people leader, you will be responsible to build strong relationships with key brokers, clients and internal stakeholders.

In this role you will develop, grow and ensure the overall business success of the Energy Property Lines unit and implement a disciplined technical underwriting culture that will generate acceptable return on equity through the insurance cycles; working closely with internal Group stakeholders, you will oversee the development and underwriting of the Specialty Property line products, with focus on trading, underwriting standards, procedural simplification, compliance, pricing metrics & integrity; Participate in industry events to enhance industry expertise; Understand and implement the whole account view principle of risk managed business.

Who you are

Your enthusiasm is infectious. You challenge the status quo. You find solutions to problems. You go the extra mile to exceed customers’ expectations. You get things done the right way. You represent our brand with passion and pride. You are a team player. You have fun and you make work fun for those working around you.

What you will achieve in this role

• Define and execute a viable strategic business plan and initiatives for the given portfolio.
• Accountable in the delivery of standard portfolio KPIs through on-going monitoring and analysis of P&L, taking actions as required to address remedial areas to ensure profitability.
• Provide technical leadership to underwriting teams, consulting on for large complex cases and global energy programs.
• Develop a full understanding of market conditions/challenges/needs to ensure product offerings are current, adequate and competitive.
• Provide insights and communication of the portfolio to Vice President, Global Specialty Lines on financial performance, key drivers, and involvement on critical deals.
• Implement and partner with peers on account view perspective to leverage the RM philosophy in house. Build strong partnerships and drive growth with key broker partners through marketing and broker visits.
• Continuously build strong relationships with key stakeholders within the GSL, Head office commercial team and Group Property team
• Manage license/ authority requirements and identify gaps of the underwriting team building a development plan for staff. Collaborate with Underwriting Directors to address gaps with appropriate development strategies.
• Maintain and foster a strong governance and control environment within the Energy Lines portfolio through coordination of peer reviews, self and technical validation protocols, UW pricing guidelines and tools, strategy statements, quarterly portfolio review process and standards for capacity and pricing. Implementation of Thought Process Best Practices and UW Rationale implementation
• Participate in industry events and RSA sponsored broker events to build & solidify personal and RSA reputation

What you bring to this role

• 10+ years’ experience in specialty underwriting and global programs in a leadership role and 15+ years’ relevant industry experience in risk managed portfolio oversight
• Outstanding financial acumen couple with the ability to assess and balance risk.
• Fluent with the guidelines and philosophies of RSA in the delivery of products and services to our clients
• Strong portfolio management capabilities.
• Fluent with technical licensing/ authority protocols and audit requirements.
• Knowledgeable of industry legislation and regulatory requirements; ability to translate that into protocols/ requirements within RSA.
• Strong stakeholder management and relationship building skills.
• Ability to lead and motivate people
• Effective communication skills
• Relevant application knowledge; Excel pivot tables; Powerpoint strength at a minimum; social media imprint for bringing brand and market recognition forward through digital marketing
• Proven organizational and time management skills
• Professional qualification in a relevant technical discipline (e.g. CIP, FCIP, ACII, CI, CRM or similar)
• Undergraduate degree, MBA desirable, or relevant and proven work experience, multi lingual capabilities an asset

Other Information

Applicants agree that by providing personal information in response to this ad, and otherwise in any recruitment process with RSA or its affiliated companies (the “Company”) such personal information may be retained and used for a period of one (1) year from the date of this application, for the purpose of consideration for employment opportunities which may arise during that time period, unless an applicant notifies the Company to the contrary.We thank all applicants. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.We invite you to learn more about us at our Career Site, www.rsagroup.ca, where you can apply on line. RSA group of Companies is strongly committed to diversity and welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities, members of the LGBT community, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.RSA group of Companies will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities in the job application process.If you have difficulty using our online application system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, please email AODA@RSAGROUP.CA or call us at toll free 1 (800)-855-0511. Please note this email is only for accommodation requests. Resumes sent to this email address will not be considered.

Applicants agree that by providing personal information in response to this ad, and otherwise in any recruitment process with RSA or its affiliated companies (the “Company”) such personal information may be retained and used for a period of one (1) year from the date of this application, for the purpose of consideration for employment opportunities which may arise during that time period, unless an applicant notifies the Company to the contrary.

Johnson is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.