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Company:Kenya Ports Authority (KPA)
Job Type:Permanent
Salary:Ksh. Not mentioned

Job details

Tasks and Responsibilities:           

• Identifying assess and developing a risk profile for the corporation

• Advising Management on various changes in the Insurance Industry

• Arranging Insurances for those risks that can be transferred vide insurance

• Confirming the review of the risks and proposing new risks exposures and striking out risks whose relevance has been outdated

• Arranging for inspections and surveys

• Liaising with Insurance Brokers to arrange for independent experts in the case of disputes and attending to dispute tribunals where necessary

• Participating in insurance tenders for awards of covers and advising on the same.

• Representing the Corporation in various insurance forums where the Corporation is requested to participate.

• Reviewing insurance for the various risks

• Liaising with other Departments to get feedback on levels of protection offered

• Ensuring implementation of risk prevention measures recommended by experts

Skills & Attributes:         

• Bachelor’s Degree in Insurance or Actuarial Science or in any other relevant field from a recognized institution

• Master’s Degree in Insurance or in any other relevant field will be an added advantage

• Advanced Diploma of the Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII) or its local equivalent (AIIK)

• Certification in Insurance Discipline including Actuarial Professional Papers

• Member of Association of Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII),

• Senior Management Courses

• ICT Skills

• Thorough knowledge in Port Operations.

• Excellent negotiation skills

• Training in risk management

• Demonstrated high degree of professional competency, administrative capabilities and a thorough understanding of Port Operations, relevant policies and regulations within the insurance industry


• 5 years’ relevant experience in a similar role in a reputable organization with at least 3 years relevant experience at middle management level

Other Requirements:

Applicants will also be expected to fulfill the requirements of Chapter 6 of the Constitution of Kenya. Specifically, they must obtain and submit the following certification:

• Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations

• Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)

• Tax Compliance Certificate from the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

• Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC)

• Clearance from the Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)

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Insurance Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) 1 year ago