Senior Catastrophe Risk Analyst

  • 36174
  • Non-Life - CAT Modeling
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  • Illinois, United States
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  • Nov 6, 2019
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Run Catastrophe loss modelling software and prepare regular and ad-hoc data extracts and reports for the monitoring of the company global loss potential with minimal guidance - including portfolio analyses, CAT limit monitoring, supporting global business steering and providing input to ensure adequate Reinsurance protection.
  • For ad-hoc data and reporting as well as project related tasks: Ability to define scope, agree on timeframes and execute deliverables with internal and external clients with minimal additional guidance.
  • Ability to lead / mentor others in global loss modelling activities and related analyses including use of in-depth knowledge of model methodology and function to explain, validate modelled loss output.
  • Collaboration with CUO LoBs and other relevant functions to support business steering and portfolio management, Solvency II requirements, Reinsurance renewals and Data Quality improvements with minimal guidance.
  • Provide on the spot consultancy and translate or explain CAT Modeling results and reports to users in CxO.
  • Communication and explanation of portfolio impact e.g. from model changes to internal clients.
  • Training & education across the company, as well as clients with minimal guidance.
  • Drive innovation and change through managing the evaluation process relating to modelling upgrades, GIS applications and other vendor catastrophe loss modelling software with minimal additional guidance.
  • All upgrade and change activities include technical and portfolio impact analyses and complete documentations.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferably in Geosciences, Engineering or Mathematics.
  • Minimum 5 to 7 years of professional insurance and/or reinsurance experience.
  • Understanding of underwriting practice for industrial risks and corporate business on a global basis.
  • Practical experience and familiarity with multiple vendor tools.
  • Project Management experience.
  • Catastrophe Modeling Software.
  • GIS applications.
  • PC software such as Microsoft Excel, Access and SQL.
  • Professional communication, technical depth and ability to communicate with required levels / functions internally and externally in a global environment.
  • Ability to deliver results, develop talent and performance and drive innovation and change.