Finnish and Swedish speaking underwriter, Cargo insurance

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Our work at Alandia is driven by the spirit of true entrepreneurship. Together we develop insurance solutions that not only match the needs of our clients but also contribute to creating the best possible customer experience. Now, we are looking for the right person to join us on this journey, in our aim to be the first and natural choice for each new client. Read on, if you believe you are the person to join our cargo insurance department and fill the position as our new

Finnish and Swedish speaking underwriter, Cargo insurance

The position in short:

Our cargo insurance business has developed positively over the last few years on the same time as we wish to increase our service concept and proximity to insurance brokers and clients. Our market is northern Europe where most of the day-to-day tasks are in cooperation with insurance brokers. As a cargo insurance underwriter, you will work with:

  • risk assessment
  • determining terms and price as well as development of our insurance products
  • you will be responsible for your own customer portfolio regarding profitability and growth
  • you will be involved in the entire insurance process from marketing to quoting and the issuance of insurance policies
  • you will also be an important part in the development of digital sales channels.

You will be in a good position to influence and plan your own work as well as the development of the unit. Since we are a relatively small organisation you will be able to participate in different types of projects and further increase your competence and expand your field of expertise.

We look for a person who:

  • has previous experience as an underwriter within the field of Cargo- and Carriers Liability Insurance
  • has a business-oriented mindset which takes us towards our set goals,
  • takes responsibility and can work independently,
  • has a structured way of working which gives our customer the best available service in the market,
  • has excellent/good skills in Swedish, Finnish as well as English.

Your job includes some travel, foremost within Finland and the Baltics. Your place of office is either in Stockholm, Helsinki or at our headquarters in Mariehamn. It is a full-time permanent position.

What we offer

We offer you a free and varying position in a flexible and service minded organisation with short decision-making processes and where there is a long-term cargo insurance strategy. We are an enthusiastic team with strong cohesion, offering lots of space for personal career development.

Interested?

For more information about the position please contact Head of Cargo Underwriting Mikael Mogerud, telephone +46 8 446 32 44 or by e-mail mikael.mogerud@alandia.com. We will be evaluating candidates as we go and would encourage you to send in your application and CV so please send your CV as soon as possible by using this link as soon as possible but not later than May 7th.

Alandia is an insurance company with focus on Marine, Cargo and Pleasure Craft insurance. With over 80 years of experience Alandia provides superior marine insurance expertise and claims service to its customers by creating long-term relationships in a committed and accountable way. Headquartered in Aland islands and with offices in Helsinki, Stockholm and Gothenburg Alandia employs approximately 120 professionals. alandia.com

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Itämerenkatu 1
00180 Helsinki Directions View page

Mariehamn

22100 Mariehamn Directions +358 18 29 000 View page

Stockholm

Vendevägen 85B
182 91 Danderyd Directions View page

Benefits

As well as the positive workplace culture and development opportunities we offer our staff, we provide a number of competitive benefits to our employees.

  • Lunch

    As an Alandia employee, the cost of your lunch is subsidised, helping you to maintain a healthy lifestyle throughout your working day.

  • Flexible working hours

    We understand the importance of work-life balance, be it to accommodate responsibilities outside of work, engage in other interests or simply take some time out. Therefore, we offer the opportunity of flexible working hours to all Alandia staff.

  • Insurances

    Regular staff and temporary employees with at least one-year employment contracts are granted a discount of 25% on their yacht insurance.
    Travel insurance is granted to all ordinary employees and to temporary employees with at least one-year employment contracts.

  • Health, wellness and leisure

    We believe in looking after the physical and mental health of our employees, and as such have implemented a wellness allowance as part of our benefits package. As an Alandia employee, you are entitled to 400 Euro (or 4000 SEK in Sweden) per year. This can be spent on leisure and fitness activities such as swimming, gym membership or massages.

Workplace & culture

Our values are at the heart of everything we do, and central to both the service we provide our customers and the internal culture of our company. Here are what our values mean for you as an employee: 

Accountable 

We believe in empowering our staff, and trust every member of our team with the autonomy and responsibility to carry out their role. For our part, we are responsible for providing every member of staff with the knowledge, the technology and the training they need to thrive.   

Progressive 

Alandia was founded by entrepreneurs, and that spirit lives on in our company to this day. We encourage all our staff to be proactive, creative and entrepreneurial in their work. 

Committed 

Our people are our most important asset, and we are committed to their fulfilment at work. We believe in lifelong learning, and provide numerous opportunities for personal and professional growth within Alandia, from leadership development to furthering specific skill sets and subsidised academic qualifications.  

 

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