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Copenhagen Treaty Account Executive

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General Re Corporation, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., is a holding company for global reinsurance and related operations, with more than 2,000 employees worldwide. It owns General Reinsurance Corporation and General Reinsurance AG, which conduct business as Gen Re.

Gen Re delivers reinsurance solutions to the Life/Health and Property/Casualty insurance industries. Represented in all major reinsurance markets through a network of more than 40 offices, we have earned superior financial strength ratings from each of the major rating agencies.

Gen Re currently has an excellent opportunity for an Account Executive based in our office in Copenhagen.

Your Role

This team member of Copenhagen Treaty Marketing will be responsible for the development and profitability of our Non-Life treaty business in the Scandinavian markets. The position has specific responsibility for client service activities for the region. The Copenhagen Branch services the Nordic Market and reports to Paris. Our office is located centrally in Copenhagen at Islands Brygge.

Position Description

In this position, you will have a commercial function, but you need technical skills:

As Account Executive, you will be required to actively create and develop relations with clients and prospects, generate and retain profitable treaty business.

You will work with clients to design appropriate reinsurance solutions based on clients’ portfolios and on their Solvency II needs.

Problem solving, critical thinking and the ability to go beyond the obvious are key characteristics for this role.

Your Profile

  • University degree in actuarial/statistical sciences/Mathematics is a plus.
  • Treaty reinsurance market experience is a real plus
  • The ability to think quickly and offer creative solutions to problems
  • Capacity to work effectively in a collaborative team environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Fluent in Danish and English, at least
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Previous experience in a client facing position
  • Knowledge of primary market
  • Strong negotiation and commercial skills.

Does this sound exciting?

If you are interested in this position please send your CV and cover letter to In your cover letter please let us know what interests you about the role and how your experiences will make you a strong candidate for this position.

The closing date is 30 March 2022.


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Copenhagen Branch
Weidekampsgade 14A, 2nd floor
2300 Copenhagen S (Denmark)

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