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Property & Engineering Claims Apprentice MUNICH RE UK SERVICES LIMITED

To learn about the handling of Property and Construction (CAR) Claims, internal and external processes and the wider environment of first party claims.

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Closing date: 31 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    03 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Gain basic knowledge of Property / CAR insurance.
  • Learn the fundamentals of first party claims handling.
  • Assume responsibility for claims on specific accounts and report to colleagues.
  • Learn about property treaty reinsurance.
  • Learn how to use internal systems and reporting tools.
  • Learn about the importance of accurate reserving.
  • Gain insight into underwriting of property and CAR risks.
  • Network internally and externally with service providers, including a short term work experience with a loss adjuster.
  • Learn about the importance of compliance matters when handling claims.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

You will work towards your:

  • Insurance Practitioner Level 3 Apprenticeship.
  • Certificate in Insurance (Cert CII).
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in English and Maths (if required).

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The career progression will be determined towards the end of the apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Analytical skills, Team working, Project Work Experience


A Level or equivalent 3 A Levels or equivalent (Grade Pass) Essential

Things to consider

• Carry out research on relevant topics for the team. • Attend lectures and seminars. • Make contributions to team meetings on a regular basis. • Develop awareness of insurance aspects on major market events.

About the employer

As specialty provider of primary insurance services in the UK, Great Lakes Insurance SE, UK Branch is a substantial part of our parent, Great Lakes Insurance SE in Munich. Our interlocked business model is to seize opportunities closely connected to the reinsurance core business and innovation opportunities, in our role as an integral part of the Munich Re Group. Great Lakes Insurance SE currently operates from its Head Quarter in Munich, and via branch offices in UK, Switzerland, Italy and Australia. In the UK, Great Lakes is currently undergoing the authorisation process from the Prudential Regulatory Authority and Financial Conduct Authority for a Third Country Branch and a Subsidiary. These two entities will secure our future in the primary insurance service market in a post-Brexit world, by enabling us to continue writing our existing business




10 Fenchurch Avenue



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Training provider



John Paton

Apprenticeship standard

Insurance practitioner

Level 3 (A level)

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