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For more than 100 years, Gard has been insuring the global maritime industries for their whole range of risks. Today, it is the largest P&I Club and the second largest marine insurer – employing over 450 people in 12 offices around the world.
Delivering a vision
Knowing why you come to work makes it rewarding and inspiring, and Gard offers its staff a clear vision of its role – to help our Members and clients in the maritime industries to manage risk and its consequences. Our people help companies to navigate through good times and bad, in some cases ensuring a company’s very survival.
Joining a genuine team
Gard was created, and is still owned by, the industry it serves – this means we work for and with our clients. We carry our core values – friendliness, adaptability, integrity and result-oriented – with us in how we deal with each other and the world outside Gard.
The opportunity to develop and grow
With a dynamic business model and commitment to employee development and training, Gard offers the opportunity to gain world-class expertise, international experience and the flexibility to move between disciplines and roles.
Offering a long-term career
Gard offers careers with longevity and security. The growth of the business over the past few decades, as well as its strong financial position, mean that Gard staff has been offered the challenges and variety that make for long-term careers.
Hvilke jobbmuligheter tilbyr dere (trainee/internship etc)?
Gard offer a 12-month trainee programme every second year, the next starting in August 2014. Our trainee programme is designed to offer graduates and young professionals the opportunity to gain an understanding of the marine insurance industry by carrying out placements in each of Gard’s departments. Trainees work mainly from our head office in Arendal, Norway. We offer trainees a comprehensive benefit package, including a competitive salary, pension, insurance, and housing during the training period.
Gard also offer opportunities for permanent positions in all our locations. All positions are posted on our website, www.gard.no.
To apply for a position in Gard, please register your resumé, application and transcipts at www.gard.no. For more information about Gard, the Trainee Programme and maritime insurance in general, visit our website at www.gard.no.
Hvilke egenskaper ser dere etter hos jobbsøkerne?
Last year we recruited over 40 new employees, ranging from world experts in specialist sectors to recent graduates, to a variety of positions and from backgrounds as varied as law, business, industrial ecology, physiotherapy and finance.
Our three largest offices are in Norway, so this is where the majority of our recruitment take place, however we have also had openings in our international offices. We offer a competitive remuneration and benefits package in a world class maritime insurance environment, working on challenging tasks together with highly engaged and knowledgeable colleagues.
For our trainee program we are recruiting university graduates or young professionals with excellent academic records and up to two years’ work experience since graduating with a Masters. The next trainee program will open for applications fall/winter 2013/2014 at www.gard.no.
Elisabeth Meidel, Personnel Adviser,
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