Job title: Senior Portfolio Manager
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 5 to 10 years
Salary: Negotiable
Salary Type: Cost to Company
Job published: 12 October 2020
Job reference no: 2423315843

Job Description

Our client, an established company within the Insurance and Risk solutions space, seeks to fill a key Portfolio Manager role. This is a senior client role, and has responsibility for building and maintaining business within a Portfolio of corporate clients, providing innovative and integrated insurance and risk solutions.

In essence, this role :

1. Is Client facing (corporates) - engages with existing, and develops new corporate clients. High EQ essential.

2. Is target driven - "sells" a customized insurance and risk solution - complex and technical solutions

3. Is detailed and analytical (require strategizing, planning, analytics, product development, assessing risk, governance, compliance, due diligence, engaging with internal teams like Actuaries etc).  

3. Has a Project element  - continually assessing the customized solution offered over time, as well as managing the corporate relationship   

This role is well suited to a front office DEALMAKER / TRANSACTOR from:

- Investment Banking or

- Private Banking or

- (technical) Insurance industry


Ideally insurance and risk solutions experience, though more important would be CORPORATE DEAL experience at a senior level within Investment Banking or similar sectors.        

Strong tertiary background essential - suits a CA(SA) or MBA or Honours/Masters level profile