ASSOCIATE Insurance Risk Management

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Main Purpose of the Role

Responsible for assisting the Insurance Risk Management Team on insuring the assets of AEW’s private equity platform.   


  • Oversee insurance placement and risk management from cradle to grave for AEW’s private equity investments
  • Manage the placement of AEW’s master general liability and environmental liability programs
  • Oversee placements of liability insurance outside master program including seniors housing, construction, debt, hotels, etc.
  • Negotiate favorable risk transfer language in contracts including tenant leases, construction agreements, property management agreements, etc.
  • Manage all liability claims and work with Asset Management teams to improve best practices at assets based on claims experience
  • Assist acquisitions team in due diligence
  • Interact and oversee team of insurance brokers
  • Assist in the drafting of policies and procedures to improve risk management and claims experience at assets
  • Educate internal stakeholders on insurance market conditions and issues

Skills/Experience Required

  • At least 5 years of relevant real estate insurance experience at an investment advisor, insurance broker or insurer with a concentration on liability insurance
  • Knowledge of property insurance and construction insurance preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail and ability to prioritize
  • Strong computer skills including Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to work effectively and cooperatively as a team member
  • Ability to work under deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to take direction and complete assigned work independently