Senior Claims Adjuster - Aviation

Great Lakes Insurance SE
London , United Kingdom

Our Purpose


Together, we engage with everything we have and are, to help humankind act braver and better.


About Great Lakes Insurance SE:

As specialty provider of primary insurance services in the UK, Great Lakes London Branch (“GLLB”) is a substantial part of Great Lakes Insurance SE in Munich. Our interlocked business model is to seize opportunities closely connected to the reinsurance core business and innovation opportunities, in our role as an integral part of the Munich Re Group. Great Lakes Insurance SE operates from its headquarters in Munich, and via branch offices in UK, Ireland, Switzerland, Italy and Australia. 


In the UK, Great Lakes is authorised to write business by the   Prudential Regulatory Authority and Financial Conduct Authority for a Third Country Branch (“GLLB”) and a Subsidiary (“GLLS”). These two entities will secure our future in the primary insurance service market in a post-Brexit world, by enabling us to continue writing our existing business.


About the role:

As a key member of the claims team you will provide day to day management and oversight of the claims that our handled within the team and assist in operational management of the department in conjunction with the other team members. The role is responsible for the management and control of all aspects of claims arising on large single reinsurance risks and primary insurance risks. As a member of the overall Munich Re Claims community, you will actively assist in implementing the Future Global Claims set-up and advance the Munich Re Claims Ambition 2025.


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In  addition to the responsibilities set out above, the Claims Manager’s role will also  be responsible for:



You will be rewarded with a great compensation package, on target bonus, 25 days annual leave with the option to purchase more along with private medical insurance and employers' contributory pension of 10%

We are one of the few employers to offer fully paid  6months family leave for times when you need it the most. 


Our Diversity Statement:

At Munich Re, embracing the power of differences is at the core of who we are. We believe diversity fosters resilience and innovation and enables us to act on our purpose of helping humankind act braver and better. We recognise diversity can be multi-dimensional, intersectional, and complex, so we want to build a diverse workforce that includes a wide range of racial, ethnic, sexual, and gender identities; economic and geographic backgrounds; physical abilities; ages; life, school, and career experiences; and political, religious, and personal beliefs. Additionally, we are committed to building an equitable and inclusive work environment where this diversity is celebrated, valued, and has equitable opportunities to succeed.


If you are excited about this role but your experience does not align perfectly with everything outlined, or you don’t meet every requirement, we encourage you to apply anyway. You might just be the candidate we are looking for!