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AIC use alternative measures for reporting losses

Haitian microinsurer, the Alternative Insurance Company (AIC), has created a special email link for reporting losses resulting from the earthquake, because of the continuing problems with the telephone system.

The address is reclamations@aic.ht. In addition to a statement on the company’s website, AIC has used Facebook to let its clients know how to notify claims. The company has reassured its clients that it will provide a rapid service.

Click here for press release

GTZ seeks Advisor for Weather Microinsurance

GTZ are currently looking for an Advisor for Weather Microinsurance for the new GTZ-supported project "Innovative Insurance Products for the Adaptation to Climate Change" (IIPACC) Ghana. Please see below for job description and project fact sheet.

Job descriptionProject fact sheet

If you are interested in such a position, please email Steffen Felix.

MicroEnsure seeks Communications Manager

MicroEnsure are seeking a Communications Manager who will be located in the UK office. The Communications Manager will be responsible for communicating MicroEnsure LLC, its products and services externally and internally to a range of stakeholders (please see job description below).

Job description

Interested candidates should submit their CV’s to info@microensure.com

ILO searching for insurance specialist for microinsurance project in Côte d'Ivoire

The Microinsurance Innovation Facility, in partnership with UNACOOPEC (Union of SACCOS in Ivory Coast) is looking for a fellow to help them in the development of their microinsurance department.
UNACOOPEC is a network of SACCOs with more than 800.000 members in Ivory Coast. UNACOOPEC has just started its microinsurance activities since September 2008, with the launching of a funeral insurance and the creation of an microinsurance department. The UNACOOPEC is looking for a fellow to work on the monitoring and evaluation of the product, and to create and improve the internal procedures.

For more details contact Caroline Phily

The Micro Insurance Academy is Hiring (multiple positions)

The Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) is a Delhi-based Charitable Trust (NGO) dedicated to providing technical assistance in insurance domain-knowledge to organizations that focus on grassroots communities. With over 40 professionals in its Delhi office, MIA is the largest global microinsurance resource center. MIA also carries out the research needed for data collection & analysis underlying effective interventions, and impact evaluation.
To keep pace with our growth, we currently seek to fill the following positions:

  • Deputy Director of Operations
  • Head of Fundraising
  • Education Specialist
  • Supervision & Regulation Experts (2 positions)
  • Training Specialists (2 positions)

Detailed job descriptions for these positions may be perused by clicking here

MicroEnsure seeks Vice President for Health

MicroEnsure is in the process of rapidly scaling up its health insurance products in Africa and Asia and they are seeking a full time Vice President for Health.

The candidate will need to be able to implement health products globally and at scale; the job description gives background to the position and the skills we are looking for.

Job description

Interested parties can send their CV to info@microensure.com