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Vacancy: Senior Claims Executive/Claims Executive

Application deadline 31 July 2017

Skuld's strategy rests on innovation and growth. With further diversification into new product areas and our commitment to provide excellent service and competence to our Members and Clients, we are seeking a (Senior) Claims Executive for our business unit Oslo 2.

Job description

In this key role, you will provide overall claims handling and legal advice with focus on all aspects of P&I and FDD operations,

General responsibilities

  • Provide high quality assistance and clear legal advice to Members and Clients, and to manage their claims efficiently
  • Offer support and assistance in cases of high complexity or large exposure
  • Build strong relationship with Members, Clients and Brokers
  • Promote Skuld in the market and partake in marketing efforts. Actively participate in Skuld seminars, gatherings and events
  • Suggest and initiate measures designed to increase cost-efficiency in FDD claims handling
  • Contribute with articles, bulletins, circulars etc. for marketing and loss prevention purposes
  • Stay up to date on legal developments
  • Ensure prompt response to Members and Clients on Business Unit P&I and Defence matters
  • Provide general legal assistance to the Business Unit (underwriting – for ex. clauses and contracts – and claims)

Qualifications and qualities

  • Higher education and minimum 3-5 years of relevant work experience from a law firm, P&I Club and/or shipping company
  • Law Degree and legal qualification in a relevant jurisdiction, preferably English Qualified Solicitor
  • Ability to lead work of high complexity, and has deep knowledge within several
    subject areas
  • Can be considered a role model within their own area of expertise and can thereby coach colleagues
  • Excellent English communication skills - verbal and written

Living our values, you are:

  • Accurate – you never compromise on precision, reliability and quality
  • Bold – you take part in transforming our industry to future challenges
  • Caring – you care for our customers, our people and our business
  • Dedicated – you go the extra mile and are a good Skuld ambassador

We can offer:

An international and challenging position with excellent opportunities for work and personal development and with competitive benefits.

This is an opportunity to join a diversified marine insurer. Through our main marine insurance platforms of Skuld P&I, Skuld Marine Agency and Skuld 1897, a syndicate at Lloyd's, Skuld caters the needs of shipowners, the offshore and energy sector, charterers and traders, ports and terminals, cargo and the superyacht community.

Skuld has a strong financial position and around 255 highly skilled employees worldwide with offices in Oslo, Bergen, Copenhagen, Hamburg, Hong Kong, London, New York, Piraeus and Singapore.

For further details, please visit www.skuld.com

Please send your application and CV in English, by e-mail to by 31 July 2017.

Contact

Leng Lundemo

Senior Executive Human Resources
Direct: +47 22 00 22 25 Mobile: +47 990 95 959 E-mail: