Gard is now recruiting a Senior Loss Prevention Executive for our Singapore office. The Gard global Loss Prevention team is responsible for providing service and support to clients and Members, including preparation of loss prevention material in the form of articles, presentations, and workshops. The team is also responsible for producing risk advice, trend analysis and internal technical advisories for our Underwriters and Claims staff. The position includes an element of travelling, mostly within Asia with occasional trips to head office in Norway.
The successful candidate will have relevant experience in the maritime industry preferably with a Class 1 Master mariner or a marine engineer license. You will be service-minded and able to build good relationships with colleagues and clients, have excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work independently. The position requires a strong command of the English languages, both written and spoken. The role involves conducting surveys, survey analysis, technical advisory, risk advice and delivery of our loss prevention programs to our Members and clients. The position will be based in Singapore and will report to the Head of Loss Prevention in Norway.
Career opportunities within a global market lead
Work life balance
An environment that encourages ideas
Colleagues who believe in knowledge sharing
A work environment with deep competencies
High employee engagement - A great place to work
For more than 100 years, Gard, one of the world’s leading marine insurers, has been helping the marine industries to look after their people, protect the environment, and safeguard their assets and income. Having expanded from our origins in southern Norway to a network of 13 offices around the world, we have witnessed the impact the sea can have and we have grown with the shipping industry. We opened our office in Japan more than 30 years ago and we have built strong presence in this market.
Despite our breadth and depth of experience and expertise, we try to learn something new every day to prepare our Members and clients for their next journey, and to find and deliver the right solutions as the world changes. So, whenever the unexpected arises it is good to know that someone is ready, willing and able to assist - someone with expertise that has been developed and refined for more than a century.
To enable us to do this, we take great care in choosing, training and supporting our employees. The way we see it, our people are the difference between providing good and great service to our members and clients, and the key for success over the next century.
1907Assuranceforeningen Gard established on 9 October
1939Insures 40 per cent of the Norwegian tanker fleet
1958Starts to insure vessels outside Norway
1973Moves into the offshore energy sector
1983Sets up an office in London
2000Insures more than 5,000 vessels
2004Sole ownership of Gard Marine & Energy
20072007Celebrates its centenary with nine offices and 300 employees
2015Insured tonnage is in excess of 260 million gross tonnes