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Insurance Europe represents the European insurance industry on a wide range of issues to European regulators, other public bodies, and the media. We look to recruit ambitious, talented and enthusiastic people, and currently have the following opportunities to join our international team of around 40 experienced advisors.

IT officer

Insurance Europe is the European insurance and reinsurance federation. Through its 34 member bodies — the national insurance associations — Insurance Europe represents all types of insurance and reinsurance undertakings, eg pan-European companies, monoliners, mutuals and SMEs. Insurance Europe, which is based in Brussels, represents undertakings that account for around 95% of total European premium income. Insurance makes a major contribution to Europe’s economic growth and development. European insurers generate premium income of €1 200bn, directly employ over 975 000 people and invest nearly €9 800bn in the economy.

For our support services department, we are looking for a (m/f)
IT officer

Function

  • Acts as a subject matter expert for SharePoint usability and improvements to the current applications;
  • Supports and facilitates the SharePoint adoption by end users;
  • Tracks and monitors the progress of work being performed in a project and follows-up on milestones and deliverables. Identifies planning risks and issues;
  • Collaborates with external IT developers to establish the technical procedural requirements and analyses trade-offs between usability and performance needs;
  • Identifies and proposes opportunities to optimize the existing IT planning and reporting processes;
  • Acts as a back-up for the first-line helpdesk support responding to queries;
  • Supports collaboratively other IT tasks performed by the IT department such as the IT logical process.

Profile

  • Bachelor degree in IT or related area with experience of minimum 5 to 7 years in IT support;
  • Sound understanding and comprehensive experience with Microsoft Office, VB Script, and SharePoint configurations and project implementations;
  • Excellent organisation and time management skills;
  • Excellent presentation skills;
  • Able to identify and prioritize issues;
  • Strong analytical skills, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret the business needs and translate them into application requirements;
  • Excellent command of English.

Offer

We offer you a challenging and exciting position. You will work in a stimulating international environment, with numerous opportunities for personal development. Permanent position, attractive salary and benefits.

Contact

Please address application letters and curriculum vitae to Insurance Europe, Rue Montoyer 51, 1000 Bruxelles for the attention of Koen Ameye (e-mail: [email protected]).

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Policy advisor conduct of business 

Insurance Europe is the European insurance and reinsurance federation. Through its 34 member bodies — the national insurance associations — Insurance Europe represents all types of insurance and reinsurance undertakings, eg pan-European companies, monoliners, mutuals and SMEs. Insurance Europe, which is based in Brussels, represents undertakings that account for around 95% of total European premium income. Insurance makes a major contribution to Europe’s economic growth and development. European insurers generate premium income of more than €1,110bn, employ almost one million people and invest over €9,900bn in the economy.

For our conduct of business department, we are looking for a (m/f)
Policy advisor conduct of business 

Function

  • Identifies, monitors and analyses EU initiatives relevant for the European insurance industry on a wide range of legal and consumer-related issues, covering a variety of insurance business lines.
  • Synthesizes Insurance Europe’s members’ feedback, develops common positions reflecting the European industry views on a range of legal and consumer-related issues and convey these views to EU institutions and stakeholders.
  • Provides thorough analysis of developments and their impact on the industry and the position of Insurance Europe. 
  • Supports and reports to Insurance Europe working groups and committees, in particular the conduct of business committee, and coordinates with other relevant committees.
  • Provides services to Insurance Europe’s members, for example is a point of contact for the members, informs about legislative developments and the sector position.
  • Provides content to Insurance Europe publications. Contributes to studies in order to help formulate proposals for regulation or legislation.
  • Organises and assumes responsibility for contacts and coordination with external stakeholders, e.g. the relevant EU authorities, as well as other public or private organisations.
  • Represents and promotes the policy messages of the European insurance industry at seminars, conferences and working groups.
  • Advises and coordinates closely with and reports directly to the head of conduct of business. 

Profile

Essential

  • Education in European law and a good knowledge of the European decision making process.
  • Highly developed team spirit.
  • Excellent inter-personal skills.
  • Very good analytical skills and proven ability to synthesise feedback.
  • Good organisation skills and capacity to identify key issues.
  • Excellent drafting skills.

Desirable

  • Experience in building defendable consensus views amongst stakeholders.
  • Experience within an international and multi-cultural environment is advantageous.

Offer

We offer you a challenging and exciting position. You will work in a stimulating international environment, with numerous opportunities for personal development. You will have the possibility to participate in projects that will influence the European insurance industry in the coming years.

Fixed-term contract for two years. 

Contact

Please address application letters and curriculum vitae to Insurance Europe, Rue Montoyer 51, 1000 Bruxelles for the attention of Koen Ameye (e-mail: [email protected]).

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Policy advisor non-life insurance

Insurance Europe is the European insurance and reinsurance federation. Through its 35 member bodies — the national insurance associations — Insurance Europe represents all types of insurance and reinsurance undertakings, eg pan-European companies, monoliners, mutuals and SMEs. Insurance Europe, which is based in Brussels, represents undertakings that account for around 95% of total European premium income. Insurance makes a major contribution to Europe’s economic growth and development. European insurers generate premium income of €1 200bn, directly employ over 975 000 people and invest nearly €9 800bn in the economy.

For our personal insurance, general insurance & macroeconomics department, we are looking for a (m/f)
Policy advisor non-life insurance

Function

  • Is responsible for monitoring and analysing various EU regulatory initiatives within the non-life insurance domain, in particular on topics related to liability legislation and climate change initiatives.
  • Synthesises internal stakeholders’ feedback and prepares papers that reflect the European insurance industry’s views on a range of technical and political issues relating to the non-life insurance domain.
  • Communicates information constructively and effectively to Insurance Europe’s internal stakeholders (e.g. is a point of contact for members, updates members regarding legislative developments);
  • Prepares, supports and follows-up on the relevant Insurance Europe working groups; contributes to building common industry views;
  • Assumes responsibility for contacts and coordination with external stakeholders, including EU institutions (e.g. European Commission, European Parliament) and other public or private organisations;
  • Contributes to internal studies and publications relating to the non-life insurance sector;
  • Represents the European insurance industry in seminars and conferences, liaises and where needed represents Insurance Europe with other industry groups.

Profile

  • University degree preferably in Law;
  • First experience as a non-life insurance practitioner is an asset;
  • Ability to work independently and in team;
  • Strong interpersonal skills;
  • Experience in building defendable consensus views amongst stakeholders an asset;
  • Active listener, skilled and efficient communicator in an international and multi-cultural environment both verbally and in writing;
  • Excellent presentation skills;
  • Ability to manage complexity, strong analytical skills and proven ability to synthesise feedback;
  • Multi-lingual, i.e. proficiency in English, other languages desirable.

Offer

We offer you a challenging and exciting position. You will work in a stimulating international environment, with numerous opportunities for personal development. You will have the possibility to participate in projects that will influence the European insurance industry over the coming years. Permanent position, competitive salary.

Contact

Please address application letters and curriculum vitae to Insurance Europe, Rue Montoyer 51, 1000 Brussels for the attention of Koen Ameye (e-mail: [email protected]).

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Policy advisor pensions

Insurance Europe is the European insurance and reinsurance federation. Through its 35 member bodies — the national insurance associations — Insurance Europe represents all types of insurance and reinsurance undertakings, eg pan-European companies, monoliners, mutuals and SMEs. Insurance Europe, which is based in Brussels, represents undertakings that account for around 95% of total European premium income. Insurance makes a major contribution to Europe’s economic growth and development. European insurers generate premium income of €1 200bn, directly employ over 975 000 people and invest nearly €9 800bn in the economy.

For our personal insurance, general insurance & macroeconomics department, we are looking for a (m/f)
Policy advisor pensions

Function

  • Is responsible for monitoring EU regulatory initiatives, in particular from a life insurance perspective (initiatives on personal pension products, treatment of pensions under Solvency II, implementation of the revised IORP directive) in coordination with the relevant staff members;
  • Synthesises internal stakeholders’ feedback and prepares papers that reflect the European insurance industry’s views on pension related topics.
  • Communicates information constructively and effectively to Insurance Europe’s internal stakeholders (e.g. is a point of contact for members, updates members regarding legislative developments);
  • Prepares, supports and follows-up on relevant internal working groups; Active participation in the building of consensus amongst the industry;
  • Assumes responsibility for contacts and coordination with external stakeholders, including EU institutions (e.g. European Commission, European Parliament, EIOPA) and other public or private organisations (e.g. OECD, IAIS);
  • Contributes to internal studies and publications relating to the pensions area;
  • Represents the European insurance industry in seminars and conferences, liaises and where needed represents Insurance Europe with other industry groups.

Profile

  • University degree in economics, law or other relevant field;
  • Experience of minimum five years in the area of pensions;
  • Ability to work independently and in a team;
  • Strong inter-personal skills;
  • Experience in building defendable consensus views amongst stakeholders;
  • Active listener, skilled and efficient communicator in an international and multi-cultural environment both verbally and in writing;
  • Excellent presentation skills;
  • Ability to manage complexity, strong analytical skills and proven ability to synthesise feedback;
  • Multi-lingual, i.e. proficiency in English, other languages desirable.

Offer

We offer you a challenging and exciting position. You will work in a stimulating international environment, with numerous opportunities for personal development. You will have the possibility to participate in projects that will influence the European insurance industry over the coming years. Permanent position, competitive salary.

Contact

Please address application letters and curriculum vitae to Insurance Europe, Rue Montoyer 51, 1000 Brussels for the attention of Koen Ameye (e-mail: [email protected]).

Apply