The position and key responsibilities
In view of growth in our insurance portfolio for offshore windfarms, we wish to recruit a Senior Claims Executive with suitable technical skills to handle claims as well as support our underwriters and risk assessment functions.
The successful candidate will join a team that will deliver the insurance solutions and services that our members and clients need in respect of valuable assets underpinning the global energy transition.
Skills & requirements
A strong engineering/technical background from offshore wind construction, installation and operation will be preferred. Experience from risk engineering and safety management will be beneficial.
A deep understanding of offshore wind assets and operations, as well as contractual and regulatory regimes within the sector, would be considered valuable.
The role will be part of an Offshore Energy Claims function with resources in our Oslo and Arendal offices. The right candidate may work in either location yet collaborate with teams across in other Gard offices globally.
The role may include support to our risk assessment and underwriting activities, including customer and broker meetings or participation in industry fora. Traveling for business purposes may be required.
The role requires strong written and oral communication, presentation, and negotiation skills. The work language is English.
About the Company
For more than 100 years Gard, one of the world’s leading marine insurers, has been helping the marine industries to protect their assets and safeguard their income. Having expanded from our origins in southern Norway to a network of 13 offices across the globe, we have witnessed the impact the sea can have and have learnt a thing or two.
Despite our breadth and depth of experience and expertise, we try to learn something new every day to prepare our Members and clients for their next journey, and to find and deliver the right solutions. So, whenever the unexpected arises it is good to know that someone is ready, willing and able to assist; someone with expertise that has been refined for over a century.
Hvem er Gard AS?
For over 100 years, we have focussed on providing the maritime industries with insurance products that offer financial protection and practical assistance when disaster strikes.
It is not just what we do, but how we do it that delivers the best value in the market – matching our expertise with an unrivalled commitment to what we do. We will turn every stone to find a solution and see it carried through.
Such ability and dedication is rare, so we take great care in choosing, training and supporting our employees. The way we see it, our people are the difference between good and great.