Senior Catastrophe Modeling Analyst

  • 38142
  • Non-Life - CAT Modeling
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  • England
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  • Sep 10, 2020
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Take a leading role in developing and applying best practice modeling guidelines for North America.
  • Deepen expertise within your designated market with a view to representing the company externally and adding value for our brokers and clients.
  • Work closely with our CAT Support function to price reinsurance programs throughout key renewal periods - involving both probabilistic modeling and statistical techniques.
  • Modeling of complex accounts and peer review responsibilities within the team.
  • Mentoring local team members and support their learning and development.
  • Communicating with internal customers such as underwriting and senior management; both day-to-day in terms of modeled loss and pricing approach and ad-hoc in terms of presenting concepts and project work.
  • Proactively share knowledge in catastrophe-related areas, creating learning experiences and fostering collaboration within the unit and the company.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Undergraduate degree, preferably in natural sciences, mathematics, statistics, or related quantitative field.
  • Master’s degree or relevant professional qualifications in the field of Insurance/Actuarial is preferred.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ relevant professional experience in a Nat CAT analytical role.
  • Prior US market experience and expertise within Reinsurance pricing and/or underwriting is preferred.
  • Ability to build and maintain strong working relationships with other departments is of primary importance.
  • Advanced level and experience in MS Excel.
  • Familiarity with Lloyd’s exposure reporting process, specifically on RDS reporting, is an asset.
  • Experience with programming languages/database management is preferred; skills and experience in scripting languages like R, Matlab or Python is a plus.
  • Highly developed conceptual, analytical and innovative problem-solving skills.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.