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Insurance Europe represents the European insurance industry on a wide range of issues to European regulators, other public bodies, and the media. We look to recruit ambitious, talented and enthusiastic people, and currently have the following opportunities to join our international team of around 40 experienced advisors.

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Policy advisor prudential regulation

Insurance Europe is the European insurance and reinsurance federation. Through its 35 member bodies — the national insurance associations — Insurance Europe represents all types of insurance and reinsurance undertakings, eg pan-European companies, monoliners, mutuals and SMEs. Insurance Europe, which is based in Brussels, represents undertakings that account for around 95% of total European premium income. Insurance makes a major contribution to Europe’s economic growth and development. European insurers generate premium income of €1 200bn, directly employ over 940 000 people and invest over €10 100bn in the economy.

For our economics and finance department, we are looking for a (m/f)
Policy advisor prudential regulation

Function

  • Identifies, monitors and analyses developments at EU and international level in the field of prudential regulation, specifically on Solvency II and the global Insurance Capital Standard (ICS).
  • Synthesises Insurance Europe’s members feedback and prepares papers that reflect the European industry views on a range of technical and/or political issues relating to prudential supervision.
  • Participates in building consensus amongst industry stakeholders and supports Insurance Europe’s relevant working groups and committees.
  • Participates in Europe’s lobbying strategy towards external stakeholders and liaises with a broad range of legislative and regulatory bodies (eg European Commission, EIOPA, European Parliament).
  • Represents the European insurance industry in seminars and conferences, liaises and where needed represents Insurance Europe with other industry groups and working groups in particular with the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA).
  • Coordinates closely and reports directly to the head of prudential regulation and international affairs.

Profile

Essential:

  • Previous experience in the area of prudential regulation/risk management (Solvency II and/or banking prudential regulation).
  • A level of education that corresponds to completed university studies followed by a professional experience of at least three years.
  • Strong analytical skills and proven ability to synthesise feedback.
  • Active listener, skilled and efficient communicator in an international and multi-cultural environment both verbally and in writing.
  • Excellent presentation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team.
  • Competent and persuasive in his/her area of expertise, good interpersonal skills.

Offer

We offer you a challenging and exciting position. You will work in a stimulating international environment, with numerous opportunities for personal development. You will have the possibility to participate in projects that will influence the European insurance industry over the coming years. Permanent position, attractive salary and benefits.

Contact

Please address application letters and curriculum vitae to Insurance Europe, Rue Montoyer 51, 1000 Bruxelles for the attention of Koen Ameye (e-mail: [email protected]).

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