Careers in Africa

Munich Reinsurance Company of Africa Limited

A one-stop-shop for insurance and reinsurance clients across Sub-Saharan Africa, Munich Re of Africa offers career opportunities in a fascinating field.

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Who we are

Munich Reinsurance Company of Africa Limited (MRoA) has been active in South Africa for over 50 years. 

In 2015, Munich Re expanded its Johannesburg site to focus the company’s skills and expertise in one central hub for all of Sub-Saharan Africa. Now centralised knowledge across all classes is readily at hand at a one-stop-shop for reinsurance, insurance, and insurance-related risk solutions. Enhanced communication and travel connections in Johannesburg make working with our clients across Sub-Saharan Africa efficient and seamless.

years of experience in the African market
employees across Africa
A leading reinsurer on the African continent

Business and solutions

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Munich Reinsurance of Africa Limited offers a full range of services to both Life and Non-Life clients including: 

  • Expert and tailor-made risk transfer solutions 
  • New business development and support 
  • Claims management  
  • Global consulting with a focus on data analytics
  • Actuarial consultancy
  • Specialist services in, for example, risk management and risk surveys in Fire, Engineering, and Agriculture
  • Knowledge transfer services for clients, such as training courses, expert publications, seminars, and market information 

A leading provider of treaty and facultative support for Life Business throughout Sub-Saharan Africa, we provide expertise to clients in:



  • Product development
  • Underwriting & Pricing
  • Claims management 
  • Capital management
  • Risk management
  • New business processing
  • Medical research 

Local expertise and global knowledge sharing
Munich Re, Africa, is part of the global Munich Re network. As such, it complements its local knowledge with the skills and reinsurance capacity available through Munich Re globally.

Career development programmes

A graduate programme for talent development

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Munich Re brand prides itself in both sharing expertise across borders and continents and supporting employees in building competitive skills. As part of these efforts, we have introduced a unique graduate programme. It accelerates our talent development pipeline for core and specialist roles while contributing to the development of South African youth.

LIMA - an innovative leadership programme

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To train insurance leaders and prepare them for the challenges of a transforming risk landscape, Munich Re of Africa has launched the innovative Leadership Inspiring Mutual Advancement (LIMA) programme. LIMA encourages thought leadership in the age of the digital industrial revolution. As a nod to the word ‘to cultivate’ in the Nguni languages, LIMA is the perfect acronym for MRoA’s latest training programme. 

A holistic approach to training and gaining experience
With access by invitation only, the programme is designed to grow business skills, enhance leadership ability, and help talented insurance industry practitioners cultivate a knowledge network.

Are we a match?

You want to bring your skills, experience, and expertise to a job that allows you to challenge yourself. You want to work on tailored solutions and realise global projects? You’ve come to the right place!

Get in touch

Curious about a career with Munich Re in Africa, our selection process or hit a snag applying online? We’d love to hear from you.