Insurance & Actuarial Science

Insurance & Actuarial Science

Selby Jennings: A Specialist Recruiter for Insurance & Actuarial Science Talent in Germany

Selby Jennings is a leading specialist talent partner for financial sciences and services. Our global Insurance & Actuarial Science team provides permanent, contract, and multi-hire recruitment.

For more than 20 years, clients and candidates have had peace of mind that the specialist insurance and actuarial recruitment process is in safe hands.

During a time of automated machinery and innovative technology, the demand for insurance and protection has increased due to the exposure of new risks in Germany. To develop policies that reduce, manage and analyze risk effectively, companies must seek to attract top insurance and actuarial talent.

Don’t miss out on hiring top insurance and actuarial management professionals in Germany or becoming the next candidate to secure a job in asset management. Selby Jennings’ extensive portfolio, specialist knowledge, and expertise make us the best talent partners for insurance and actuarial management jobs.

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Benefits of working with Selby Jennings Insurance & Actuarial Science team in Germany

We are a specialist talent partner. Among the many benefits of working with Selby Jennings’ global Insurance & Actuarial Science team are:


We have nearly 20 years of experience as a leading Insurance & Actuarial Science recruiter.


A vast, global network of the best, in-demand professionals, working with the world’s largest financial institutions to innovative fintech start-ups and beyond.​


Our award-winning talent specialists offer bespoke, tailored guidance on hiring trends and industry news to help you achieve your goals.

At Selby Jennings, we are committed to nurturing long-standing partnerships, anchored in trust, integrity, and reciprocal growth. We offer tailored solutions designed to accommodate your unique needs, providing flexible hiring methodologies that complement your business goals. Whether your focus is on the immediate fulfilment of critical Insurance & Actuarial Science positions or devising strategic talent acquisition plans, our expertise and resources stand poised to deliver. Begin your journey by submitting your vacancy to us today.

Start the process of addressing your talent needs in Insurance & Actuarial Science by completing our form today. Our professional team anticipates the opportunity to discuss how we can support your organization in meeting its Insurance & Actuarial Science recruitment requirements effectively and proficiently.

Insurance & Actuarial Science


Job Title: Underwriter/Broker (Remote) Company: Top Wholesale Broker Location: Remote (Candidates must be based in Minnesota, Illinois, Iowa, or Michigan) About Us: Our cleint is a leading wholesale distributor of specialty insurance products and services. Their team of specialized Brokers focuses on property, casualty, professional lines, transportation, and workers' compensation, providing innovative solutions to retail brokerage firms. They have been recognized as a 5-star wholesale broker MGA and a top insurance employer by Insurance Business America in 2023. Additionally, they were honored as one of America's Most Loved Workplaces by Newsweek in the same year. Position Overview: We are seeking an experienced Underwriter/Broker to join their high-performing and rapidly growing team. With consistent year-over-year growth of 20-30%, this team handles approximately 150-200 submissions per month. As an Underwriter/Broker, you will play a crucial role in managing your book of business, ensuring exceptional service to their clients, and driving revenue growth. Responsibilities: Evaluate and underwrite insurance submissions, assessing risk and determining appropriate coverage. Collaborate with retail brokerage firms to provide creative solutions for their clients. Maintain and strengthen existing client relationships while actively seeking new business opportunities. Monitor market trends, pricing, and industry developments to make informed decisions. Work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure seamless order processing and timely delivery. Contribute to achieving revenue targets and business growth goals. Provide exceptional customer service, addressing inquiries and resolving issues promptly. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, or a related field. 3-5 years of experience in wholesale underwriting or brokerage. Strong understanding of Excess and Surplus (E&S) lines. Proven track record of success in managing accounts and driving growth. Excellent communication, negotiation, and relationship-building skills. Proficiency in industry-specific software and tools. Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a remote setting. Benefits: Our client offers competitive compensation, flexible work arrangements, and opportunities for professional development. Join our team and contribute to our continued success in the specialty insurance industry!

United States of America


Wholesale Broker - Leading Wholesale Insurance Brokerage Firm About Our Client Join a dynamic team at a top national wholesale broker and MGA. They represent A-rated carriers, both admitted and non-admitted, and collaborate with over 400 brokerage markets. Their commitment to excellence has earned us recognition as a 5-star Wholesale Broker and MGA by industry experts. Position Overview As a Wholesale Broker, you'll: Leverage your expertise in the E&S space (property, professional, casualty, environmental, etc.). Build and maintain strong carrier relationships. Contribute to our growing team. Qualifications Proven track record in relationship building. Familiarity with retail relationships (without violating non-competes) or a willingness to generate new business. Passion for the insurance industry. Unique Compensation Package Base Compensation: Competitive draw structure Commission: Lucrative percentage (35-45%), paid monthly. Equity: Immediate ownership in book upon joining. Remote Work: Fully remote position. Success Stories Brokers have achieved million-dollar books of business within their first year. Application Process Interested? Let's connect! Submit your resume, and we'll set up an initial chat to discuss the role and company expectations.

United States of America

Professional Broker

Wholesale Insurance, Professional Broker - Los Angeles, CA Our client is a top national wholesale insurance brokerage specializing in Excess & Surplus (E&S) lines. Join the team to connect retail brokers with E&S carriers. Position Overview As a Wholesale Insurance Broker, you'll: Utilize E&S expertise to assist retail brokers. Maintain strong carrier relationships. Produce new business. Work on renewal business. Enjoy a hybrid work schedule. Qualifications 3+ years in E&S roles preferred. Excellent communication skills. Adaptability for remote and office work. Relevant insurance licenses. Why Join The Team? Leading Wholesale Brokerage in the US Innovative environment. Career growth opportunities. Competitive compensation. Flexible work schedule. Convenient Los Angeles location.

US$80000 - US$120000 per year + Bonus/Commission

Life Underwriter

What you'll be doing… Underwriting and evaluating large face amount cases Able to provide input on department procedures or practices for all life insurance products Assisting with setting targets and driving product strategy What you'll need to be successful… Experience underwriting life insurance products in a production orientated setting Maintain an awareness of changing practices and regulations 5+ Years of underwriting experience, preferably within the life insurance space Advanced experience evaluating underwriting data sources and solutions What makes this role special… You will be representing one of the world's leading insurance companies Regularly interacting with senior internal and external stakeholders

US$75000 - US$110000 per year
United States of America

Senior Commercial Lines Underwriter - Middle Market

Job Opportunity: Position Title: Remote Senior Commercial Underwriter Location: Ideal candidates residing in Michigan or Wisconsin with Wisconsin writing experience. About Our Client: Join a leading insurance provider, as a Senior Commercial Lines Underwriter. This is a remote role offering the flexibility to work from anywhere within Michigan or Wisconsin. Responsibilities: Assess and manage multiple commercial line coverage submissions from producers. Utilize various criteria such as location, hazards, inspection reports, and underwriting guidelines to evaluate risks. Ensure compliance with underwriting rules, guidelines, and company philosophy throughout the process. Review inspection reports and claims, recommending risk improvements as necessary. Correspond with external stakeholders to develop procedures and evaluate risks. Build and maintain relationships with agents, producers, and other insurance professionals. Train agency staff on company products, services, processes, and underwriting philosophy. Provide mentorship and technical support to other underwriters. Qualifications: Education: High School Diploma or equivalent. Experience: Minimum three years of commercial insurance experience, including underwriting policies and procedures. Skills: Strong understanding of commercial insurance contracts, insurance laws, and underwriting principles. Proficiency in analyzing and interpreting commercial inspections. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Benefits: Competitive salary range, with potential for annual bonuses based on performance. Comprehensive benefits package including 401k match, medical, dental, vision, PTO, paid holidays, and tuition reimbursement. If you are a proactive individual with a passion for commercial underwriting and a desire to excel in a remote environment, we want to hear from you! Apply now to learn more about this opportunity!


Claims Examiner

We have a current opportunity for a Claims Examiner on a permanent basis. The position will be based in Columbia, SC. For further information about this position please apply.

US$65000 - US$73000 per year

Commercial Underwriting Manager

We have a current opportunity for a Commercial Underwriting Manager on a permanent basis. The position will be based in San Antonio, TX. For further information about this position please apply.

US$90000 - US$140000 per year
San Antonio

Senior Liability Claims Adjuster

Title: Senior Liability Claims Adjuster Location: South Carolina or Remote Responsibilities: Confirm coverage as new losses are received Work on complex coverage issues Adjust cases with large exposures, sometimes potentially with excess exposures Manage litigation budgets and strategize with attorneys Be present at mediations & trials to represent the organization Lead investigations with independent adjusters and attorneys Qualifications Must have Bachelor's degree Must have Adjusters license Professional insurance designation preferred Minimum 7 years adjuster experience in handling bodily injury claims Must have worked on claims involving moderate to severe injury Experience adjusting Commercial auto claims required (trucking preferred) Must have working knowledge of insurance, tort law and litigation terms Must know medical terminology and procedures Must have worked on litigated claims Management or mentoring experience preferred

US$85000 - US$95000 per year
South Carolina

Senior ERM Analyst

**The Role:** The successful candidate will collaborate with other ERM team members on a variety of projects with a focus on casualty accumulation, catastrophe modeling, cyber insurance, and emerging risks. The candidate is expected to demonstrate expertise in handling both quantitative and qualitative information. The candidate will participate in discussions with leaders from business units as well as senior executives from other corporate functions. Actuarial exam support will be provided for candidates who wish to pursue an actuarial designation. **Casualty Accumulation** - Support the development of the casualty data ETL process. - Analyze and visualize casualty accumulations by insureds, lines, and industries to deliver valuable insight to business leaders. - Help create casualty catastrophe scenarios by studying historical events and emerging risks. - Model complex casualty reinsurance protections. **Cyber, Climate Change and Other Emerging Risks** - Assist with monitoring of cyber insurance exposures and modeling of cyber catastrophe events. - Perform research on emerging risks, including climate change, and quantify their impact on property and casualty lines, invested assets as well as general business operations. **Other Risk Assessment and Reporting** - Measure and monitor property and workers compensation risk aggregation. - Aid in ERM reporting routines, including deliverable to senior management as well as rating agencies and regulators. - Assist with automation and management of key risk processes and projects. - Support the implementation and maintenance of the risk assessment processes across the domestic and international business units. **Qualifications** *Required:* - Ambition for building a career in P&C (re)insurance. - Proficiency in R/Python and Excel. - Excellence in verbal and written communication. - Ability to stay organized and multi-task. - Ability to independently perform research on a wide variety of risk topics. - Knowledge of casualty lines of business (e.g., general liability; professional lines). - 3 - 10 years of relevant experience. *Preferred:* - Knowledge of data engineering. - ACAS

US$150000 - US$160000 per year

Commercial Underwriting District Manager

Title: Commercial Underwriting Manager Location: Texas, USA Responsibilities: Help analyze new and existing business including acceptability, degree of risk, loss history, and other underwriting information in order to construct an underwriting profit Make underwriting decisions in line with organizational procedures, binding limitations, reinsurance restrictions, and Texas Department of Insurance regulations Supervise the work of the Underwriters and Analysts Document and oversee procedures to increase efficiency and consistency in application of underwriting guidelines Handle complex accounts Resolve coverage questions, claim reports, any errors & omissions, and consumer complaints Share underwriting decisions to sales staff, insureds & applicants Communicate with cross functional departments Foster both internal and external business relationships Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree 5+ years of underwriting experience Management experience preferred CPCU designation preferred Able to work independently & within a team Able to train and mentor junior team members Valid Texas driver's license and driving record

US$100000 - US$150000 per year + Company car

Data Scientist Manager

Title: Data Science Manager Locations: New Jersey Responsibilities: -Lead a team of statisticians in research and development of new predictive models and analytical techniques -Provide analytics for setting price, underwriting and product strategies -Create and strengthen models used in a variety of situations within the product management structure -Work with cross functional departments to facilitate the application of models developed, considering the regulatory and competitive factors -Ensure models are understood, implications evaluated, implementation plans defined, validation of results considered and adjustments made Qualifications/Education: -Management experience preferred -Master's degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering or related field -Minimum of seven years experience supervising predictive analytics -Will also accept Ph.D. & five years experience in supervising -Expert in SAS, R, or Python etc. -Expert of data science in an insurance or financial field

US$180000 - US$200000 per year
New Jersey

Underwriting Assistant

Responsibilities: Handle transactions: This involves managing various transactions related to insurance policies, such as processing payments, changes to policies, and claims. Examine and process applications, renewals, endorsements, and cancellations: Reviewing applications for insurance coverage, processing renewals for existing policies, making changes (endorsements) to policies as requested, and processing cancellations when necessary. Interpret Plan Rules and manuals: Understanding and applying the rules and guidelines of the insurance plans being administered. Perform all Certification and Complaint activities: Handling certification processes for policies and addressing complaints from customers or agents. Search for and investigate information contained in files: Conducting research within files to gather information needed for various purposes, such as resolving inquiries or complaints. Process outgoing automobile insurance assignments: Managing the assignment of automobile insurance policies, including updating records and notifying relevant parties. Contact producers regarding incomplete applications or other inquiries: Communicating with insurance agents or brokers to resolve issues related to incomplete applications or other queries. Respond to telephone inquiries, correspondence, and complaints: Providing assistance and information to customers and stakeholders via phone calls, emails, or letters. Read incoming material and sort according to file system: Organizing and categorizing Experience: Proficient in Microsoft Office productivity tools like Outlook, Word, and Excel; advanced Excel skills. Effective problem-solving, analyzing issues, identifying root causes, and considering diverse solutions. Strong verbal and written communication; adept at presenting information and responding to inquiries. Multitasking ability with attention to detail and flexibility. Excellent organizational skills. Independent work capability and professionalism in team environments. Superior customer service skills; adept at understanding and fulfilling customer needs. Preferred knowledge of insurance industry, especially in automobile insurance.

Rhode Island