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Head of Digital Product


Are you excellent in building & scaling both consumer centric digital products and passionate teams to deliver global embedded insurance platforms & services?


Zurich Global Ventures is building a new venture to shape the change in the embedded insurance ecosystem and serve consumers across various verticals, i.e. eCommerce, marketplaces, mobility, banking & payments and utilities. This includes a full-service MGA to offer a multi-market, digital B2B2X service & insurance proposition with partners.


We are a growth focused independent unit within Zurich Group, dedicated to building and scaling new business beyond traditional insurance with a common DNA of global digital distribution, engaging services and data at scale.

For our embedded insurance venture, we are now looking for a Head of Digital Product


What you will do


As a core member of our team, you will be responsible to:


  • Make sure our products & services are being built on identified needs (both from consumers and partners)
  • Identify, validate and prioritize key (strategic) opportunities based on qualitative and quantitative research and data
  • Select & manage internal and external product/engineering resources to build & iterate our proposition towards product-market-fit
  • Define and implement a clear product vision and strategy
  • Hire, scale and coach multi-disciplinary product/engineering teams that deliver exceptional outcomes based on (strategic) objectives you set
  • Optimize discovery and delivery processes for effectiveness, efficiency and team-satisfaction
  • Observe trends and surface relevant ones for the benefit of the team
  • Watch-out for partnering / M&A opportunities to scale proposition faster


What you bring


You are a perfect match if you bring:


  • Willingness and skills to build from scratch
  • Both product and engineering expertise in digital platform environments
  • Experience with (embedded) digital insurance products & technology
  • 10+ years leading & scaling multi-disciplinary product/engineering teams
  • Passionate leadership mixed with love for what you do
  • Growth-mindset and a successful track-record in such environments
  • Obsession for consumer-centric and needs-focused product development


Additional Information


We look forward to receiving your online application. 


Zurich wants to attract the best talent and we acknowledge that talents might not always be available full-time. At Zurich we will consider requests for flexible working. Many of our employees work flexibly in a variety of ways. Please talk to us during the interview about the flexibility you may need.


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Information for recruitment agencies


Zurich does not accept any applications from recruitment agencies for this position. We refuse any responsibility for unsolicited applications as well as any associated fees.


You are the heart & soul of Zurich! 

At Zurich, we like to think outside the box and challenge the status quo. We take an optimistic approach by focusing on the positives and constantly asking What can go right? 

We highly value the experience and know-how of our employees and offer a wide range of opportunities across business areas to encourage you to apply for new opportunities within Zurich when you are ready for your next career step. 

Let’s continue to grow together!


  • Location(s):  CH - Zürich 
  • Remote working:
  • Schedule: Full Time
  • Recruiter name: Bleach Cameron

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