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    The heart of our global network with over 39,000 employees in more than 50 locations around the world, is Munich Re's corporate headquarters in Munich. 

    Munich Re as an employer in Germany

    From our first day in the (re)insurance business, in 1880, we’ve carved out a reputation for unrivalled risk-related expertise paired with a sound financial footing. Highly skilled and excellence-minded, our mixed and inclusive teams drive the digital transformation of the insurance industry. And, in doing so, enhance our ability to assess risks and expand the services we offer.  

    At the heart of our global network – of over 41,000 people at 50+ sites across the world – stands the Munich Re head office in Munich, Germany. 

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    Employees in Germany
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    Our projects are steeped in cutting-edge technology. We are not just building a tool to manage risk exposure – we are making the world a safer place.
    Munich Re Germany, Munich
    Senior Project Manager IoT Product Development

    Professionals – Take your career global

    We manage risks around the globe. To do that we need professionals like you!  

    Our risk experts prepare cover concepts for the energy industry, secure risks associated with natural disasters and find reinsurance solutions for life and health insurers. Our experts in central divisions, from IT to Legal, from Audit to Accounting to Human Resources, provide the framework for our business to thrive and prosper. Join our highly qualified professionals, who make the future insurable with sophisticated portfolio of products and services. 

    With us, you own and continue to grow your career. 

    Students and graduates – Kickstart your career

    Bright minds, networked knowledge and openness to transcending disciplinary boundaries are the cornerstone of our success. Add your voice and join our teams of experts as a trainee or direct entrant!  

    Legal Traineeship – Lay the foundation for a successful career as a commercial or corporate lawyer

    You have completed – or are about to complete – your first state examination in Germany and are now looking for a post-graduate clerkship or legal traineeship? Join us and cut your teeth on the exceptionally varied legal problems at a leading reinsurance company serving a global clientele.
    As an articled clerk or legal trainee at Munich Re, you have the opportunity work in business law, tax law, labour law and social law. Both our legal and our claims department as well as teams working in mergers and acquisitions, taxes, human resources and corporate underwriting look forward to working with you. Naturally, your efforts will be rewarded. 
    You have completed your first state exam in Germany with a satisfactory – or above satisfactory – grade. In your course work, you specialised in company law, business and/or social law. Your communication and interpersonal skills make you a people person who works well with others. An inclusive mindset lets you thrive in mixed teams. With sharp analytical skills and critical thinking, you connect the dots and come up with workable solutions. 

    School leavers – Build your dream

    Your school days are coming to an end and you are exploring your options. Discover the fascinating world of reinsurance! Whether you´re looking for traditional vocational training or aim to combine professional training with acquiring a qualification, we teach reinsurance from the ground up.  
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    Munich Re provides support. Not just as a product, but in professional training as well.
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    Apprentice in the Train-and-Study Programme

    What´s in it for you?

    Experience innovation
    Work in a company, where innovation is the driving force behind pioneering solutions, from digitalisation to cyber security.
    Be appreciated
    Our employees are Munich Re’s most valuable assets. This is why we offer market-competitive remuneration, flexible working hours and great networking opportunities.
    Benefit from our hands-on approach
    At Munich Re we encourage you to take ownership. We will challenge you and give you opportunities to work on exciting projects. You will work on your own as well as in a team as you get to know departments across Munich Re.

    Thesis student – Graduate smoothly into your career

    Would you like to cover a topic directly related to the world of economics while attracting potential employers with your practical knowledge? Join Munich Re as a thesis student. We are the right partner – whether you are working on a bachelor’s, diploma or master’s thesis. We offer expert know-how, tailored support and insights.  
    You can apply any time. Placements for thesis students vary in duration depending on your topic and requirements. The average is three to six months. When you send in your application, comprising cover letter, credentials and curriculum vitae, add a brief presentation of your topic and how it relates to our company.
    Ideally, you will have already interned with Munich Re and come across an interesting topic during your stay with us. You can discuss the details of such a thesis topic with your professor, before you approach us. That said, we are, of course, open to any compelling thesis topic relevant to our business. You haven’t come up with an idea of your own yet? Check our online job board – our sites across 30+ countries advertise openings for thesis students.
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    With Munich Re, you can make a seamless transition from your thesis to the real professional world.

    Apply now!

    You are an expert, passionate about your field and curious to explore new horizons. As a team player with excellent communication skills you thrive in diverse settings. You are all of this and more?