Terminal Insurance Specialist


Oct 28th, 2022
A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S, also known as simply Maersk, is a Danish integrated shipping company, active in ocean and inland freight transportation and associated services, such as supply chain management and port operation. Maersk has been the largest container ship and supply vessel operator in the world since 1996. The company is based in Copenhagen, Denmark, with subsidiaries and offices across 130 countries and around 80,220 employees in 2018.
Are you in the insurance industry?
Does the complexity of business risk awaken your curiosity?
Would you like to be part of an exciting and high performing team?
Then this opportunity might be the right one for you.
We Offer
An opportunity to join our team that solves some of the toughest problems in the industry and builds the future of risk management. In Risk Management we focus on our people and the right candidate will have broad possibilities to further develop the role and the processes in place as we work in an environment characterized by change and continuous progress. Furthermore, it is a tremendously exciting time to join our team, as we are in a process of transformation.
The Role
We are looking for a motivated and engaged Terminal Insurance Specialist to work in the Risk Management team. The team consists of five skilled and dedicated colleagues who work with insurance and underwriting in a dynamic, and professionally challenging environment. We are a busy team, but we always find time to laugh together.
As a Terminal Insurance Specialist, you will have a key role in advising the business on insurance for property, liability, construction, and cargo risk. You will maintain and manage insurance related data and documentation, maintain, and establish processes, work with risk assessments and quantification as well as maintaining active relations to the business, insurers, and brokers.
Key Responsibilities
  • Advising the terminal business on Property, Business Interruption, Terminal Operator Liability, Construction All Risk, Cargo, and other relevant insurance covers
  • Placement of insurance
  • Collect and present risk information
  • Prepare premium allocation
  • Prepare risk submissions for new or changing risks for presentation to the captive, Maersk Insurance A/S and reinsurers
  • Explain insurance coverage, costs, and documentation to country insurance focal points
  • Responsibility to build a new asset valuation model
  • Review and advice on insurance cover relating to contracts with suppliers and customers
  • Participation in insurance renewal meetings
  • Follow-up with fronting carrier to ensure documentation and invoices issued as agreed
  • Working with Insurtech to digitalize processes
What are we looking for?
  • Experience from a position in an insurance company, insurance broker or a risk management department of a global company – experience with property insurance is a plus
  • Engaged and structured personality
  • Proficiency in English both written and orally
  • Ability to work with and connect with people from various cultures
  • A person prepared to learn and who thrive with new tasks
  • Able to handle pressure and not afraid to speak up
  • A team player
  • A good sense of humor
  • Flexibility
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Good IT-skills
Maersk is a company with a good environment that offers several activities and social events. We have an amazing Bistro that serves both breakfast and lunch. Our facilities are brand new, and we have nice views across the harbor. When you work in the risk management team at Maersk you will be able to develop a broad network within Maersk and in the International Insurance Industry as well as gain experience with working for a captive.
If you have any question to the position, feel free to reach out to the Head of Underwriting Melanie Gabrielsen

If you require alternative methods of application or screening, you must approach Maersk directly to request this, as we're not responsible for the employer's application process.

RedHired TIP

For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction.

By applying to a job using RedHired you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the RedHired Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.


All job types

All locations