Head of Risk Management (InsurTech)




Fin-Tech, Technology





Contract Type:

Full Time

Talk to us

Sam Spall, Headhunter - Risk, Fraud & Compliance Specialist in Payments/Fintech
+31 203 030 257
(0830 - 1830)

About the Client

Insurtech is becoming the trend tech! Our client is a start-up building a number of new technologies to enhance the way the German and wider market does Insurance! The start-up itself is still yet to go live, so if you are up for a challenge aside from the traditional insurance companies, then this is for you! The company is heavily backed by fintech entrepreneurs and leading insurance experts.

About the Job

This start-up is searching for a Head of Risk Management to be responsible for setting up, managing and implementing the central risk management function that the company operates and abides by. This is considered a key function, in line with Solvency II. For this position you have to have worked previously in the German insurance market and therefore be used to reporting in a timely manner to the German supervisory authorities, as well European authorities. Therefore, critical risks need to be reported fully and effectively - all the while keeping ORSA in mind. Given the new kind of environemnt, for this role you need to have strong initiative and be willing / used to working in a cross-functional environment

Questions to ask yourself

  • What has been the most efficient risk management system you have implemented / wanted to implement?
  • What Risk strategies do you believe are most effective in an InsurTech environment compared to traditional insurance?
  • Why would you want to move from traditional Insurance to Insurtech? What could you bring to the table - what ideas do you have?

Things to keep in mind

  • Qualified education in the fields of risk management, finance and / or related fields
  • Have 3-5 years experience in the risk management of a property-casualty insurance
  • Solid understanding of Excel, SQL and other relevant programmes
  • Speak fluent German and English

Talk to us

Sam Spall, Headhunter - Risk, Fraud & Compliance Specialist in Payments/Fintech
+31 203 030 257
(0830 - 1830)