Associate Director* Insurance

Open for hire at one of the following locations –  Mainz Goldgrube. - Job ID: 5458 - Hiring Manager: Anna Bichel  


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Associate Director* Insurance 


The Associate Director* Insurance is responsible for implementing and managing the insurance programs for the BioNTech group within the Insurance team and supporting the Director Global Insurance. 


Main responsibilities.


  • Following of contractual relationships for clients (internal) and other stakeholders (insurers / brokers / suppliers / providers / adjusters / engineers / consultants)
  • Monitoring insurance budgets and payment of invoices to ensure consistent coverage
  • Managing claims and loss control activities
  • Preparing loss analysis to support insurance strategy
  • Follow-up on solution searching and implementation relative to safety, which could lead to litigation, if overlooked
  • Training and informing other staff about risk awareness
  • Developing and supporting internal structured guidelines and drafting presentations about the managed risk 
  • Supporting operative business relative to alternative insurance solutions


What you have to offer.


  • Completed studies, ideally Legal, Insurance, Finance or comparable   
  • Good organizational skills are required to cope with a large number of tasks and stakeholders
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills to present information and convey findings effectively and efficiently
  • Strong rigour and technical skills while paying particular attention to detail
  • You are required to be self-motivated, open-minded, with an international appetite – English and German language skills are a must
  • Insurance experience (this is at minimum a second job in the insurance market for commercial or corporate business after 2 to 5 years in a broker or insurer team)
  • Computer skills and accounting or legal skills are a real plus


Benefits for you

  • Flexible Working Time
  • Mobile Office
  • Work from EU Countries
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare
  • Jobticket
  • Company Bike
  • Leave Account
  • Fitness Courses

... and much more.


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