Senior Catastrophe Analyst

  • 35383
  • Non-Life - CAT Modeling
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  • Connecticut, United States
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  • Jun 14, 2019
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Modeling North American natural perils and terrorism accumulations for property and workers’ compensation business lines for several of the group’s operating companies
  • Communicating modeling results with the operating companies, and assisting them in fully utilizing these results in their pricing and exposure management
  • Maintain regular communication with the operating companies to understand business needs
  • Contribute and provide data and information to support rating agency returns and reinsurance placements
  • Become active participant in catastrophe management team by sharing knowledge, expertise, and information
  • Collating and reporting on catastrophe aggregations
  • Assisting with corporate reporting on catastrophe modeling
  • Assisting in the development of broad exposure-based models to estimate potential natural peril losses in business lines that do not fit within the commercial cat models
  • Developing and implementing reporting and data solutions using SQL Server
  • Participating in the design of operations and procedures to improve Catastrophe Modeling process
  • In-depth validation of vendor catastrophe models including evaluation of new model releases
  • Assist in group assessment of potentially exposed policies during “live” catastrophe events
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics or Actuarial Science or other relevant degree
  • Beginner SQL skills required; Intermediate to Advanced SQL skills preferred.
  • Skilled in Microsoft Excel; VBA programming experience preferred
  • Adept at analyzing and reporting off of large relational databases
  • Good understanding of insurance and / or reinsurance
  • Strong mathematical and statistical skills
  • Advanced working knowledge of catastrophe modeling techniques
  • Enthusiastic, proactive and inquiring personality
  • Strong organizational skills including the ability to manage multiple assignments, work well with minimal supervision, and meet deadlines
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Interested in participating in a range of projects