Senior Risk Engineer

City of London
£80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
24 Mar 2020
23 Apr 2020
MW Appointments
Contract Type

Senior Risk Engineer
City of London
Salary to £100,000

Overall Role:
Deliver client service through performing insurance risk surveys of clients' facilities and preparation of detailed written reports with improvement recommendations for the international reinsurance market. Also, by reviewing, interpreting and summarising third party technical risk information (desk job risk analysis). The job holder will be responsible for providing engineering technical support to; Account Executives, the Claims Department, and Insurance Risk Seminars

Key Accountabilities:
Client Management
* Identifies and manages client requirements in accordance with the terms of appointment
* Lead plant surveys and present improvement recommendations at Plant Director level
* Builds and maintains strong client relationships
* Meet client day-to-day demands and escalates servicing issues to divisional management

Report/Technical Writing
* Provide expertise for reports, proposals, specials studies, articles and client documentation
* Provide timely and accurate detailed engineering reports with improvement recommendations for the international insurance market

Client Servicing
* Manage clients' and underwriters' requirements and maintain the client relationship
* Clients receive a quality of service that adds value
* Investigates and resolves complaints and service failure
* Holding client and internal training seminars as well as developing, improving and implementing industry best practice guidelines
* Ensure that clients' business and operational risks are identified and assessment and interpretation is undertaken regularly

Essential Experience:

  • Fluent in French
  • Petro-chemical engineer
  • Required to travel to Algeria, Morocco, Sudan, Egypt, Pakistan, Kazakhstan, Senegal as well as other European countries.
  • Possess a process safety engineer background.

Desirable Experience:

  • Energy insurance background, or combination of Energy insurance and industrial experience Qualifications
  • Masters degree in Engineering (Chemical, Mechanical, Electrical) (or similar technical degree)
  • Certified both MIST and BOSIET trainings (Desirable)
  • Chartered Engineer by a reputed UK Institute (Desirable)
  • Master or specific trainnings in Process Safety and or Fire Engineering (Desirable)

Knowledge and Skills

  • Profound expertise in loss prevention and loss control for a broad range of industries (Petrochemical processes, Oil&Gas processes (Upstream and Downstream), Power Plants…etc.
  • Experience or strong interest in loss prevention topics (e.g. Process hazards; Personal hazards; Fire Protection…etc.)
  • Sound knowledge of international Industry codes and standards (e.g. API, ASME, ANSI or equivalent)
  • Sound knowledge of Process Hazards Analysis methods (e.g. HAZOP, SIL, or equivalent)
  • Sound knowledge of international loss prevention/fire protection standards (e.g. NFPA, FM or equivalent)

  • At least proficiency level French (mandatory)
  • At least proficiency level English (mandatory) - other language skills desirable
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong negotiation and presenting skills
  • Proficient computer skills (e.g., Microsoft Office products)
  • Willingness to travel worldwide

MW Appointments is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.