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Look to risk management insurance jobs


A recent survey from KPMG has shown optimism for upturns in risk management insurance jobs, Adidas ZX Flux so why not consider tailoring your CV around this, asics gel stratus or looking at getting some qualifications around risk management? Growth in Risk Management The survey found that 53% of insurance industry executives believe that they will increase resources and hiring around risk management during 2009/2010. parajumpers jacket outlet classic short womens ugg boots This has come about as the business world during the recession has become riskier and with added complexity – risk management is what middle management are turning to.

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State of the insurance job industry – mid year update


Jobseekers must be agile and adaptive in this environment, with some insurance job sectors performing much better than others – are you aligning your career goals with the insurance job sector with the lowest declines?

Back in March we showed the winners and losers in the insurance job industry, comparing figures from Jan 2008 to Jan 2009. mu2legendzen

With updated statistics from mid-2008 to mid-2009, the state of the industry is as follows:

 

Sector Change Previous # Current # Difference
Title insurance jobs -15.20% down-arrow 79,810 69,400 -10,410
Claims adjuster jobs -13.20% down-arrow 53,544 47,300 -6,244
3rd party administration jobs -6.30% down-arrow 131,174 123,400 -7,774
Agents & brokers jobs -3.70% down-arrow 676,954 652,800 -24,154
Life insurance jobs -3% down-arrow 356,380 346,000 -10,380
Property/casualty jobs -2.60% down-arrow 491,762 479,300 -12,462
Reinsurance jobs -0.35% down-arrow 28,900 28,800 -100

Insurance Job Trends

The early wins in health insurance jobs, reinsurance jobs and life insurance jobs, which were up in January’s 2008 comparison all suffered overall losses. buy mu legend zen mu legend power leveling Title insurance jobs continued to be the worst affected, and life insurance has declined the most since January flipping from a 0.30% increase to a 3% decrease. boots in europe mu legend zen for sale

Salaries

The good news is that In terms of insurance job salaries, across every sector they rose from June 2008 to June 2009, except for third party administrators with a 3% decline in weekly earnings.

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Top winners and losers insurance job sectors


If you are a looking for a job in insurance, it certainly pays to keep up with the news to know where the job cuts are most severe, and where there are still opportunities. mu legend zen for sale You also need to be aware what the bigger picture is: February’s job figures compounded the stiff challenge to the insurance jobs industry faces as a further 6,200 positions were lost. mu legend zen Overall unemployment now stands at 8.1% which is the highest since December 1983, with President Obama declaring the numbers “astounding” So which insurance job sectors have been hit hardest, and which the least? (more…)

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Indications for 2009 in the Insurance Industry, spotlight on salaries


It’s not all bad news in the U.S. insurance industry – even though the industry had 7,300 fewer positions at the end of 2008 compared to the beginning of 08 according to seasonally adjusted data released Jan. legend zen for sale 9 by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The worst period of 2008 was from November to December where the industry saw 5,200 jobs cut. Some indications on where the industry might be moving could be found in the figures based on the just-released November 2008 data by the U.S. mu2legendzen Bureau of Labor Statistics. buy mu legend zen (more…)

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