Catastrophe Risk Analyst - Chicago

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

Identify and quantify major accumulation risks to assist in the establishment of the appropriate risk mitigation and control mechanisms to ensure the financial solvency of AGCS. The Analyst role requires application of solid catastrophe modelling techniques, principles and understanding to meet team objectives. The Analyst will have responsibility for small to medium size projects and will be responsible for specific outcomes relating to definition, execution and delivery phases of the project.

##Running Catastrophe loss modelling software (Natural perils and Terrorism) and preparing regular and ad-hoc data extracts and reports for the monitoring of AGCS global loss potential - including portfolio analyses, CAT limit monitoring (AZ Group and AGCS internal limits), supporting global business steering and providing input to ensure adequate Reinsurance protection.~crlf~##Provide on the spot consultancy and translate or explain CAT Modeling results and reports to users in CxO.~crlf~##Communication and explanation of portfolio impact (e.g., from model changes) to internal clients, as well as training and education across AGCS, AZ Group and with clients. ~crlf~##Contribute to define scope, timeframes and execute deliverables with internal and external clients.~crlf~##Collaboration with CUO LOBs and other relevant functions (Actuarial, Risk Management, Reinsurance, CAT Capacity Steering Desk - CCSD, ARC, Claims, etc.) to support business steering and portfolio management, Solvency II requirements, Reinsurance renewals and Data Quality improvements.~crlf~##Drive innovation and change through managing the evaluation process relating to modelling upgrades, GIS applications and other vendor catastrophe loss modelling software, including technical and portfolio impact analyses and complete documentations.~crlf~~crlf~

##Professional insurance and/or reinsurance experience;~crlf~##Understanding of underwriting practice for industrial risks and corporate business on a global basis;~crlf~##Practical experience and familiarity with multiple vendor tools;~crlf~##Project Management experience;~crlf~##Catastrophe Modeling Software experience (RMS, AIR, EQECAT);~crlf~##GIS (Geographical Information Systems) applications experience;~crlf~##Experience with Microsoft Excel, Access and SQL;~crlf~##Experience with programming languages (e.g., SQL, Python);~crlf~##Ability to communicate with required levels/functions internally and externally in a global environment;~crlf~##Results oriented;~crlf~##Drive innovation and change; and~crlf~##Bachelor’s Degree preferably in Geosciences, Engineering or Mathematics.~crlf~~crlf~

Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. Join us. Let’s care for tomorrow.~crlf~~crlf~We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is a leading global corporate insurance carrier and a key business unit of Allianz Group. We provide risk consultancy, Property-Casualty insurance solutions and alternative risk transfer for a wide spectrum of commercial, corporate and specialty risks across 10 dedicated lines of business.~crlf~Our customers are as diverse as business can be, ranging from Fortune Global 500 companies to small businesses, and private individuals. Among them are not only the world’s largest consumer brands, tech companies and the global aviation and shipping industry, but also wineries, satellite operators or Hollywood film productions. They all look to AGCS for smart answers to their largest and most complex risks in a dynamic, multinational business environment and trust us to deliver an outstanding claims experience.

Worldwide, AGCS operates with its own teams in 32 countries and through the Allianz Group network and partners in over 200 countries and territories, employing over 4,300 people. As one of the largest Property-Casualty units of Allianz Group, we are backed by strong and stable financial ratings. In 2019, AGCS generated a total of €9.1 billion gross premium globally.~crlf~For more information, visit www.agcs.allianz.com or follow us on Twitter @AGCS_Insurance and LinkedIn.~crlf~~crlf~


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