Catastrophe Analyst

Location
London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
20 May 2021
Closes
19 Jun 2021
Ref
MKL00385
Contact
Sophie Price
Contract Type
Permanent

We have an exciting entry level opportunity available to graduates and school leavers, to join an established Catastrophe Risk Modelling team. The successful candidate will be trained by a great team of experienced catastrophe modellers, in return we're looking for a technically capable candidate who has a keen interest in the Lloyd's of London market.

The role

The Catastrophe Analyst may be required to work over a number of lines of business but will be focused on supporting the Terrorism, War and SRCC (Strikes, Riots and Civil Commotion) lines of business. The candidate will be responsible for the cleansing and uploading of data into external modelling tools, such as RMS. They will assist in using modelling tools to facilitate the pricing and underwriting of business and the monitoring of aggregate accumulations. Training will be provided to the successful candidate.

Key accountabilities

* Data cleansing and entry into third party catastrophe models
* Use third party catastrophe models and in-house tools for pre-underwriting analysis
* Build and maintain a strong relationship with divisional underwriters
* Provide ad hoc reports for underwriting portfolio analysis
* Use third party catastrophe models and in-house tools to assist Senior Catastrophe Analyst in production of quarterly divisional reports

Skills & experience

The successful candidate will have:
* A strong academic record - Science, Maths or Geography are desirable
* Good MS Office skills, specifically Excel skills
* Demonstrate sound numerical and organisational skills