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Insurance Manager



A key position in our Corporate Affairs Team with global responsibility of NKT’s Contractors All-Risk insurances for projects both onshore and offshore with close interaction with senior stakeholders throughout the organization. 

If you have impeccable business acumen, strong stakeholder management skills combined with a well-developed insurance toolbox – this might be the perfect opportunity for you.


The position

You will have the opportunity to help build a state-of-the-art project insurance function covering large-scale projects and you will act as NKT’s dedicated subject-matter-expert. Responsibilities include management of international insurances for various on-/offshore projects etc., claims management, negotiate with Brokers and Insurers world-wide, support our tender teams in the entire life-cycle of Construction All-Risk exposures, from early tendering activities, contract reviews to technical coverage and underwriting discussions, and negotiation of CAR insurances with clients and Insurers, provide internal training and raise awareness etc. 

Your tasks include:

  • Insurance Adviser in regard to large-scale offshore and onshore projects as turn-key projects or as joint ventures with close partners including support to our tender teams in the entire life-cycle, from early budgeting and contract reviews over technical coverage and underwriting discussions to negotiation and placement of appropriate Construction All-Risk insurances. 
  • Consolidate and analyze project data to expand and drive internal risk assessments (utilize internal data capture to support negotiations with, brokers, insurers, costumers etc.) 
  • Collaborate with Advisors, Brokers, QHSE, IT, HR, Project Owners, and others on Insurance and, identification of exposures, implementation of best practices, gathering underwriting data, and designing and placing appropriate coverage 
  • Facilitate internal training and workshops; help raise awareness on risk and insurance related topics 


The expected results are constant improvement of NKT’s project risk profile supporting both the quality in the protection acquired as well as the specific growth and profitability targets and to succeed you must be able to:

  • Spearhead the project business area and consolidate a highly competent and well-reputed Insurance function known for its high level of expertise, adding value and strong business acumen.
  • Develop, design and implement best-practice Insurance programs; in regard to Project Insurances.
  • Being recognized as a strong subject-matter-expert on Insurance related matters; help increase transparency on risk level, risk identification, risk mitigation, risk acceptance versus risk tolerance etc. 

You will report directly to the Director and Head of Project & Corporate Insurance and be part of a team undergoing a large transformation concurrent with our ReNew Strategy and shared beliefs “We Connect a Greener World”.

Proactive, change-ready, and result driven with a proven track record in delivering tangible results

We are looking for a stellar insurance manager with strong interpersonal skills with a collaborative mindset; proven competencies in building, sustaining, and influencing relations with the ability to navigate in a truly international organization and influence important stakeholders without any formal authorization.

In addition to this you have high intellectual and analytical capacity; an innovative and result driven individual who handles complex matters in a systematic and structured way. Your strong communication skills enable you to communicate unhindered to establish commitment and ownership. 

The ideal candidate comes with +3 years of experience from a similar role in an internationally well-reputed company; an Insurance/Broking company and/or a multinational corporate environment:

  • Solid experience with Project Insurances
  • Good knowledge of Offshore project risks and assessing potential insurance implications. 
  • Impeccable analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy 
  • A proven track record in driving optimization and efficiency processes across an organization; having a strong overview as well as strategic perspective without losing sight of relevant details. 

Additionally, your CV comprises a relevant Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Law, Finance, Economics, Engineering or Business Administration from a recognized university and fluency in English.

Contact and application

NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work. 

If you have any questions, you are very welcome to contact Recruiting Manager Henrik Schultz, +4525117181. 

Please apply at our website. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis, and the position will be closed when we have found the right candidate.

We welcome your application!





About NKT
NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. Since 1891, NKT has innovated the power cable technology building the infrastructure for the first light bulbs to the megawatts created by renewable energy today. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 3,900 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 1.3 billion in 2019. NKT - We connect a greener world. www.NKT.com.


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Posting Date:  17-Oct-2021

Broendby, DK, 2605

Type:  Permanent

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