Advisor (m/f/d) Access to Insurance Initiative

JOB-ID: J000061333

App. w. professional exp. - Temporary

Job description

The A2ii is a unique global partnership working with insurance supervisors, development agencies, international insurance bodies and local entities with the mission to inspire and support insurance supervisors in promoting inclusive and responsible insurance. Our activities include knowledge generation, supervisory capacity building and advocacy in international forums. Created in 2009, the A2ii is the implementation partner of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) for financial inclusion. The A2ii enjoys the support of numerous partners and sponsors, including the IAIS, the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands. The Secretariat of the A2ii is hosted by GIZ.

Your tasks
  • Research and create knowledge on regulation and supervision with a focus on inclusive insurance and emerging risks, including insurance in the context of the Sustainable Development Goals
  • Lead project developing online training modules on supervisory data reporting in close collaboration with consultant experts and insurance supervisors
  • Take the lead on different A2ii capacity building formats, including virtual dialogue events, webinars and trainings
  • Technical review of A2ii publications
  • Representation of the A2ii at relevant regional and global events and in IAIS working groups
  • Bringing great ideas to a welcoming team
Your profile
  • Master’s degree in economics, finance, or other related fields
  • Several years of relevant professional experience, preferably gained abroad, with an insurance supervisory authority or a closely related field
  • Working experience in international cooperation, ideally in the context of financial inclusion, financial regulation or a related area
  • Project management experience
  • Strong research, communication and drafting skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, liaison and cross-cultural skills
  • Business fluent in English, additional German, French or Spanish are an advantage
Additional information

Our model for success is a better life for everyone and purposeful tasks for our employees. For more than 50 years, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), as a company of the German Federal Government, has been supporting the implementation of development policy goals worldwide. Together with partner organisations in 120 countries, we are involved in a diverse range of projects. If you want to make a difference in the world and develop yourself in the process, you've come to the right place.

An extension of the project is very likely.

This job is suited to a full or a part-time position.

The willingness for frequent business trips is required.

The willingness to work reciprocally abroad and in Germany is required.


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