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Insurance Head - General Insurance

We are looking for an experienced Chief Operating Officer or COO to oversee our organization’s ongoing operations and procedures. You will be the company’s second-in-command and responsible for the efficiency of business. The COO role is a key member of the senior management team, reporting only to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). You’ll have to maintain control of diverse business operations, so we expect you to be an experienced and efficient leader. If you have excellent people skills, business acumen and exemplary work ethics, we’d like to meet you. The goal of the COO position is to secure the functionality of business to drive extensive and sustainable growth.

He/she will lead and direct the following functions- Central Operations, Regional Operations, Human Resources, Information Systems & Technology, and technical functions of the business such as Employee Benefits, Marine, Liability, Fire and Machinery Breakdown.
Develop and establish operating policies consistent with business objectives and ensure their adequate execution. Appraise and evaluate the results of overall operations regularly and systematically. Direct the company operations to achieve budgeted results and other financial criteria/ goals.
Ensures that all activities and operations are performed in compliance with IRDA Regulations
Minimum 10 Years experience in the underwriting and/or claims function in a Non Life Insurer of Repute in India. Of this at least 5 Years should have been in an underwriting function in a computerized environment
Excellent Interpersonal & Relationship management skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills


Design and implement business strategies, plans and procedures
Set comprehensive goals for performance and growth
Establish policies that promote company culture and vision
Oversee daily operations of the company and the work of executives (IT, Marketing, Sales, Finance etc.)
Lead employees to encourage maximum performance and dedication
Evaluate performance by analyzing and interpreting data and metrics
Write and submit reports to the CEO in all matters of importance
Assist CEO in fundraising ventures
Participate in expansion activities (investments, acquisitions, corporate alliances etc.)
Manage relationships with partners/vendors


Proven experience as Chief Operating Office or relevant role
Understanding of business functions such as HR, Finance, marketing etc.
Demonstrable competency in strategic planning and business development
Experience in fundraising will be a plus
Working knowledge of data analysis and performance/operation metrics
Working knowledge of IT/Business infrastructure and MS Office
Outstanding organizational and leadership abilities
Excellent interpersonal and public speaking skills
Aptitude in decision-making and problem-solving
BSc/BA in Business Administration or relevant field; MSc/MBA is a plus

Position: Insurance Head - General Insurance

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Job Location
Date posted
November 18, 2020
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