Open position

Intrapreneur/ Innovation Developer Insurance

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What you’re going to do

You are well-acquainted with the insurance market and have an affinity for digital solutions. On this basis you will expand the current client project business of the Market Unit «Insurance» by building up a new product business with its own scalable market services. The market for digital solutions for insurance companies is constantly evolving. Now you have the chance to be a major part of this development and actively shape innovation culture by helping Adnovum broaden its strategic offering.

You will establish a relevant network of insurance clients, partners, advisors, and InsurTechs, and make efficient use of the current one. During your activities and employment of innovation methods, you will be assisted by other team members such as Customer Research and work closely with the Technology and Innovation Team and your peers in the other Market Units. In the role of Intrapreneur (80-100%), you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Recognizing concrete business potential at the business/IT interface that arises from the challenges on the insurance market
  • Developing scalable products and business models
  • Initiating, accompanying, and executing innovation projects for the insurance market (end-to-end responsibility)
  • Building up and communicating through strategic partnerships with clients, consultancy firms, InsurTechs, brokers, associations, etc. to jointly develop insurance solutions (co-creation)
  • Developing content for marketing initiatives and collaborating with the marketing team on blog posts, campaigns, and events/webinars

What we’re looking for

  • Pronounced entrepreneurial mindset and strong can-do attitude
  • Several years of experience in developing new products and successful go-to-market strategies
  • Practical experience in the employment of current innovation methods
  • Proven success in launching new products or start-ups
  • Extensive network in the Swiss insurance industry
  • Natural passion for setting up new business
  • Affinity for digital solutions and services, as well as an interest in modern technologies, methods, and their application
  • Strong negotiation skills, communication skills, service- and client-oriented mindset and work approach
  • Goal-oriented work approach and mindset, as well as high self-reliance
  • Fluent in German and English

Sharp minds, good vibes

We are the sharp-minded IT experts who tackle the trickiest software and security challenges. With more than 650 employees in our locations in Zurich (HQ), Bern, Lausanne, Budapest, Lisbon, Singapore, and Ho Chi Minh City, we make the digital business of our clients work.

As a great team, we empower each other to share, grow and succeed. The unique Adnovum spirit across locations stands for helping each other at any time, having an open door and contributing to an appreciating and trustful atmosphere. We always enjoy having a laugh, a coffee or a drink together!

Apart from our unique «one Adnovum» spirit, we offer a solution-oriented engineering culture with flat hierarchies, which gives you the opportunity to contribute with your opinions and ideas. We embrace flexible working, like the possibility to work part-time and a hybrid work model. Your continuous education and development are key to us. Therefore, we actively encourage and support individual training opportunities.

For data privacy reasons, we only accept applications submitted via our online portal. Applications received by e-mail cannot be processed. Thank you for your understanding.

Adnovum accepts only direct applications. Any applications submitted by recruitment agencies without contractual agreement will be treated as direct applications.


Julia Fabian

Julia Fabian

Recruitment Business Partner

+41 44 272 61 11

+41 44 272 61 11