Catastrophe Analyst

Location
City of London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
10 May 2019
Closes
09 Jun 2019
Ref
JN -102018-58360
Contact
Lucas Phelps
Contract Type
Permanent

Key Skills and Experience:

  • At least 2 years Cat Modelling experience in any business line but ideally with a good understanding of the insurance market and at least one major vendor catastrophe Model.
  • At least 2:1 Degree in an analytical discipline (Maths, Science, Engineering, Economics)
  • Highly numerate and logical - strong mathematical/ statistical knowledge a must.
  • Ability to manipulate large data sets in Excel and SQL.
  • Advanced Experience with MS SQL desired. Ability to build/design and manipulate queries to improve process.
  • Familiarity with another programming language such as VBA, .NET, R, Python is an advantage
  • It is an advantage to have good knowledge of natural hazards. Having completed a qualification in Natural Hazards such as the NHFI or similar is a benefit, but not essential.
  • Excellent business communication skills - ability to influence, negotiate, and listen to external parties and members of the Cat Team.
  • Be a creative, self-starter with the ability to apply knowledge to solve complex issues as they arise
  • Shows initiative and able to work on own or as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Enjoys being challenged and a motivation to continue to improve
  • Confidence to question established ways of thinking and exert influence
  • Outside the box problem solving, particularly for making the best decisions as quickly as possible.
  • Proactive and hard-working.

Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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