24 Mar 2020

Portfolio Manager, Insurance

Ref 32226

An insurance company is looking to recruit a Portfolio Manager, to lead the strategic and tactical development and performance of a portfolio of risks, in line with agreed business strategy and performance targets. 

The Portfolio Manager will spend most of their time leading the development and management of all the businesses portfolios, understanding KPI’s and identifying appropriate actions required, contributing to marketing and business development activities and providing technical knowledge and expertise at a case level and across the portfolio.

As part of the management team, the role holder will also be involved in developing and implementing operational plans, business development activities, monitoring and reporting business performance, managing stakeholder relationships and guiding and developing the teams. 

The desirable candidate will have the below skills and attributes: 

  • Experience of working in a range of underwriting, claims and actuarial roles.
  • Experience of working directly with senior customers, accounts and/or partners.
  • Significant depth and breadth of experience across a range of lines of businesses, products or types of customer.
  • Managing and developing teams.
  • Experience working across functions /matrix organisation to collaborate and build strong relationships
  • Effective team player
  • Relationship development and management
  • Organised and focussed to achieve agreed goals and objectives
  • High degree of client, account and commercial awareness.
  • Good decision making, good reaction to change, good influencing and negotiation skills
  • Minimum CII Diploma qualified


Register with us
Keeping Children Entertained
Top Six Interview Tips for Video