Paul Murphy

MD, Melbourne

Specialisation: Exec Search & Life Insurance
Paul Murphy is Australia’s leading Insurance recruitment consultant having placed over 500 permanent candidates into Life Insurance jobs and Executive jobs across Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, New Zealand and the Asia Pacific. Paul has received the Recruitment International 2017 Business Leader of the Year award and was a finalist in the 2018 RCSA Recruiter of the Year award. 
Paul leads Ensure Recruitment’s Executive Search practice recruiting for senior leadership jobs and highly technical/ niche roles where a more advanced search and selection methodology is required.
Paul has a 100% success rate in successfully completing retained assignments for his clients.
Recent Successes
  • Chief Executive Officer – South Pacific General Insurer
  • Chief Insurance Officer – South Pacific General Insurer
  • General Manager – Australian Life Insurer
  • Chief Medical Officer – Global Re-Insurer, Australia
  • Head of Client Services – Global Re-Insurer, Australia
  • Associate Claims Director – International Life Insurer, Hong Kong
  • Chief Medical Officer – Leading Australian Life Insurer
  • Head of Claims – Global Re-Insurer, Australia
  • Chief Underwriter –  Leading Australian Life Insurer
  • Multiple management positions across Underwriting, Claims and Product Management (Life Insurance)


Paul Murphy's jobs

Account Manager / Project Manager - Industry Superannuation $120-140K
Excellent opportunity to join a leading industry fund in a unique account management/project management role leading 3rd party suppliers.