We are looking for MANAGER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
Applicants should be holders of a Bachelors' degree from a reputable university. Those with a Masters
degree (MBA, M.Sc. etc) in a relevant field will have an added advantage.
They should have six (6) years relevant experience in research two of which should be in a managerial
They should have excellent interpersonal and communication ion skills. be able to operate in performance driven
environment and be a team player with the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
Gather market intelligence. carry out data analysis and provide insights with a view to giving Kenya-Re
a competitive advantage.
Continuously liaise with the Reinsurance Division and Finance and Investment Division to understand the
economic trends both within and outside the country with a view of proposinq suitable investments.
Create actionable insight that informs decision making on customer behavior and provide insights into
the changes In operations to optimize the performance of business.
Make recommendations to the management team on the prioritization of the innovative ideas and
advice on ways of improving innovation
Champion innovation through analysis of the current situations to foster improvements, better works
systems. costs savings. faster processes and turnaround times.
Advise on research results against the action standards set and the next steps.
Identify problems, opportunities and/or gaps through primary and secondary research and innovation.
Manage and disseminate insight from secondary research sources such as market data. consumer/
customer/competitor trends as well as internal company data.
Any other duties assigned by management
Kenya Reinsurance Corporation Limited (Kenya Re) is the oldest Reinsurer in Eastern and Central Africa. It was established through an Act of Parliament in December 1970 and commenced business in January 1971.
Kenya Re’s core activity is providing reinsurance services for most classes of business.