Job Status : Closed

One of our insurance clients based in Pakistan, is looking to hire a ‘Head of Reinsurance’ to be based in their Karachi Office.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, finance, risk management, or a related field. A master’s degree is preferred.
  • Minimum of 12 years of experience in reinsurance, with a track record of progressive responsibility and leadership.
  • In-depth knowledge of reinsurance principles, practices, and market trends.
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills with the ability to assess risks and make data-driven decisions.
  • Excellent negotiation and relationship management abilities to effectively interact with reinsurers, brokers, and internal stakeholders.
  • Exceptional leadership and team management skills to lead and motivate a high-performing reinsurance team.
  • Proficiency in industry-standard reinsurance software and tools.

Profile Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute reinsurance strategies to optimize risk transfer and ensure adequate coverage for the company.
  • Collaborate with the executive team to establish reinsurance goals, objectives, and policies aligned with the company’s overall strategic direction.
  • Identify potential reinsurance partners and negotiate favorable terms and pricing for reinsurance contracts.
  • Preparing reinsurance renewal market presentations and presenting to reinsurers.
  • Reviewing and updating the Insurance Commission’s Reinsurance Management Strategy.
  • Negotiating and arranging reinsurance placements (treaty and facultative).
  • Reviewing reinsurance programs to identify and report differences in conditions between risk cover and the reinsurance programs.
  • Monitor market trends, regulatory changes, and emerging risks to proactively adjust reinsurance strategies as needed.
  • Annually reviewing current reinsurance programs and program structures and evaluate alternatives, formulate options and recommend changes.
  • Developing and maintaining effective relationships with reinsurers and brokers.
  • Reviewing reinsurance contracts and document reinsurance arrangements in accordance with the Insurance Commission’s procedures and controls.
  • Monitoring all finance related functions relating to reinsurance and underwriting including budgeting, reporting, payments, claim recoveries and debt management.
  • Monitoring reinsurance claims administration including claim notification and facilitating recoveries.
  • Monitoring administration of claims for the run-off of inwards reinsurance business.

Interested contenders may apply here or email their applications to with the subject line mentioned as ‘ Head of Reinsurance’

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