General Manager, Insurance

  • Competitive
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai Dubai AE
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 22 Apr 18 2018-04-22

General Manager, Insurance



On behalf of our client, a well-established insurance broker, Swisslinx Executive Search are looking for an experienced General Manager for our client's existing office in Dubai.

Reporting to the CEO, this role will overlook our client's business line focusing on the consulting side of the business. In this role, you will take strategic responsibility for the day to day management, with a focus on the region.

Your role will be focused on developing a strategy and driving the expansion plans through the region. You will also have operational responsibilities, managing budgets and costs. The right candidate should have an excellent knowledge of the local market as well as strong relationships with local and international insurers.

You background:

- 10+ years of experience within the field of insurance, ideally on the broker side
- Strong knowledge of the region, with a focus on the UAE
- Good knowledge of risk management
- Comfortable in managing and leading a team
- Professional presentation skills

To round off your profile, you should have outstanding and articulate communication skills in English, both verbal and written. Fluency in Arabic of advantage. Our client is looking for a professional with attention to detail and the necessary discretion and reliability. You should be dynamic, well-organized and a successful multi-tasker.

Our client offers the right individual an outstanding exposure to the market and field, long term career development and competitive remuneration.

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

The Swisslinx Group provides bespoke recruitment solutions for technology, financial and executive positions in Switzerland, the Middle East and South East Asia. With more than twenty years' experience our business relationships are driven by integrity, trust and discretion.