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Experienced professionals in marine insurance
Financial services and maritime services
Detailed Descriptions
Latest Position and Perspective in Hong Kong

Policy objective to further enhance Hong Kong’s position as an International Maritime Centre

Development of the maritime industry, particularly the high value-added maritime services, including marine insurance, is attached with great importance in the Policy Addresses of recent years. The experienced management professionals in marine insurance would help enhance the overall capabilities of Hong Kong in providing high quality maritime services, in particular marine insurance, which would also further the development of specialised insurance services to support the sustainable growth of the insurance industry, thereby maintaining Hong Kong’s position as an international maritime centre.

Experienced professionals in various segments specialising in marine insurance (such as management professionals, professional underwriters, brokers, average adjusters, etc.), who possess experience in finance, insurance, maritime or logistics, legal field, as well as working on board before are required.

Description of Tasks

Experienced professionals in marine insurance with expertise in carrying out actuarial studies related to the establishment’s operations, supervising the preparation of valuations and reports as required, and assisting management in the formulation of insurance policies. They also conduct research and prepare a wide variety of detailed insurance opportunities, advise businesses or individuals on matters related to insurance. Experienced professionals run day-to-day underwriting team, cover new business, mid-term adjustment and renewal requirements of both direct clients and broker accounts; monitor binder progress and claims management; find ways to grow accounts through competitive pricing and excellent service, including liaison with binder insurers to ensure insurance solutions.

Typical Qualifications

At least 3 years of experience in the insurance business and preferably experience in working in maritime or logistics services, plus first degree in finance and insurance; an advantage if they have professional qualifications in ACII, ANZII or the equivalence of the aforementioned qualifications and work experience related to regulatory regimes in other economies.

Enquiry on the Profession

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