Achmea Farm Insurance Careers

Why build your career with Achmea

If you are passionate about protecting and enhancing agricultural communities, then we would love to help you build a career at Achmea, Australia’s specialist farm insurer.

With 14 thousand employees and 13 million clients worldwide, the Achmea Group is one of the strongest insurers in Europe. In our home country the Netherlands, Achmea serves over 10 million clients and is:

  • #1 Health
  • #1 P&C
  • #2 Life (Individual)
  • #3 Income
  • #5 Asset Management

Achmea entered the Australian market six years ago and is an associate of Rabobank Australia.

With a high-performing and rapidly-expanding team across Australia, this is the ideal time to join us.

Our purpose is to keep farmers farming

For more than 200 years, we have been helping farmers reduce their on-farm risks to keep unexpected repair bills and premiums down. With a vision to protect and enhance regional communities, we are committed to keeping farmers farming.

We are committed to setting a high standard for service delivery in insurance. Our 2018 and 2019 finalist nomination in the category of Direct General Insurer of the Year by the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF) reaffirms our unequivocal commitment to excellence in service delivery.


Why build your career at Achmea

In a stage of rapid growth, Achmea is looking for passionate people to come and be a part of it.

Our team is high-performing, and our culture is supportive and inclusive.

Our employees are offered a wealth of opportunities and benefits, including:

  • flexible work practices
  • opportunities for career development
  • paid parental leave
  • employer paid salary continuance and life insurance
  • a health and wellness program
  • additional annual leave

In 2019, the Achmea Group delivered strong financial results.

Our shared values play a vital role in our organisation. We:

  • walk with our clients
  • are there when our clients need us
  • aim for solutions
  • are proud of our team.

Achmea truly is an employer of choice, employing 14,000 people worldwide.


We are proud of our team

Passionate about Achmea’s principles of solidarity and community support, our Senior Underwriter Wendy Illistom and Risk Specialist Mark Vayro are both volunteer firefighters. This summer, along with thousands of others, Wendy and Mark put themselves on the front line of the fires to protect lives, homes and communities.

Just recently, we sat down with Mark to hear first-hand about his experience on the ground as a volunteer firefighter.

We express our sincere gratitude for their service and we are proud to help build their careers at Achmea.

Our current vacancies

Key Accounts – Rural Insurance Officer

Achmea has had considerable success building a portfolio of high value clients and so we are currently seeking an experienced Key Accounts Rural Insurance Officer to join our growing team in the Sydney office. The role is required to manage a designated portfolio of high value clients including the completion of policy endorsements and administration as well as providing support to the Risk Specialists and Commercial team. We are looking for an ambitious starter looking to progress their career within the rural insurance industry.

Client Services Officer

The Client Services Officer will join an integral team who act as the main point of contact for our portfolio of clients. They will be responsible for answering calls from existing and prospective clients as well as processing policy changes accurately and effectively. The ideal candidate will strive to ensure our clients receive excellent customer service with every dealing and have a proactive nature in retaining client relationships and internal stakeholder relationships. 

Senior Risk Manager

The Senior Risk Manager is responsible for overseeing and managing business processes and procedures pertaining to Achmea’s Enterprise Risk Management Framework and will support the Chief Risk Officer in leading all risk related activities to enhance the understanding and awareness of Risk Management at Achmea. The successful candidate will have 10+ years risk management experience gained within the Financial Services Industry, ideally with some insurance industry specific experience.

How to apply

For further information, expression of interest or to apply, please email our People and Culture Team at Achmea.

You can also review our current vacancies here.