Junior CAT Risk Research Analyst (m/f/d)

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

Reporting to the Head of CAT Risk Research & Development, as a Junior CAT Risk Research Analyst you will support in identifying and quantifying major accumulation risks to assist in the establishment of the appropriate risk mitigation and control mechanisms to ensure the financial solvency of AGCS. A special focus is on Non-Modeled Exposures, Cat Event Response, Model assessment & validation, exploration of new technologies with value-added potential and simplification by development of automation tools. Be part of the CAT Risk Research & Development multidisciplinary team, where different professional backgrounds and work disciplines collaborate on the various topics.

In this role you will….~crlf~##Evaluate, suggest and implement procedures for treatment of perils/exposures currently not modeled at AGCS for overall global accumulation control and potential, usage in internal Risk Capital model and Actuarial Pricing. Contribute to define scope, timeframes and execute deliverables with internal and external clients.~crlf~##Assess, validate and run Catastrophe loss modeling software and prepare data extracts, analyses, reports and documentation. For relevant analyses as well as project related tasks: Contribute to define scope, timeframes and execute deliverables with internal and external clients.~crlf~##Provide on the spot consultancy and translate or explain CAT Modeling results and reports to users in relevant departments; Communication and explanation of portfolio impact e.g. from model changes to internal clients.~crlf~##Drive innovation and change through managing the evaluation process relating to modelling upgrades, GIS applications and other vendor catastrophe loss modelling software. All upgrade and change activities include technical and portfolio impact analyses and complete documentations.~crlf~##Monitor natural disasters and perform post cat event modelling analyses to support various business functions on a near real-time basis.~crlf~##Support various data and analysis projects within the Catastrophe Management Team by developing automation tools to drive simplification and innovation.~crlf~##As a Junior Analyst responsible for small to medium size projects and specific outcomes relating to definition, execution and delivery phases of the project.~crlf~##Collaboration with Chief Underwriting Office Lines of Business (CUO LoBs) and other relevant functions (Actuarial, Risk Management, Reinsurance, Cat Desk, Allianz Risk Consulting, Claims, etc.) to support business steering and portfolio management, Solvency II requirements, Reinsurance renewals and Data Quality improvements.~crlf~

Required Experience/ Education~crlf~##You have a relevant university degree preferably in Geosciences, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or Informatics.~crlf~##You have experience in on Cat Risk Management or CAT Model development, preferably in the context of Insurance and/or reinsurance.~crlf~##Ideally, you have an understanding of underwriting practice for industrial risks and corporate business on a global basis.~crlf~ ~crlf~Technical Skills~crlf~##You have a high level of proficiency in data analysis and data manipulation software tools such as Microsoft SQL Server & Excel. ~crlf~##You have Programming Skills (ideally Python) and knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.~crlf~##You understand GIS (Geographical Information Systems) applications.~crlf~##Ideally, you have experience with Catastrophe Modeling Software (e.g. RMS, AIR).~crlf~~crlf~ ~crlf~General Skills~crlf~##You have strong analytical and conceptual capabilities.~crlf~##You are a motivated individual with strong analytic, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills.~crlf~##You have the ability to communicate with required levels / functions internally and externally in a global environment.~crlf~##You are keen to deliver results, and drive innovation and change.~crlf~##You have excellent English communications skills (verbal and written), German language skills are a plus. ~crlf~##Able to handle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously in a deadline-driven environment.~crlf~

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 85 million private and corporate customers and more than 142,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is the Allianz Group's dedicated carrier for corporate and specialty insurance business. AGCS provides insurance and risk consultancy across the whole spectrum of specialty, alternative risk transfer and corporate business: Marine, Aviation (incl. Space), Energy, Engineering, Entertainment, Financial Lines (incl. D&O), Liability, Mid-Corporate and Property insurance (incl. International Insurance Programs).

Worldwide, AGCS operates in 30 countries with own units and in over 210 countries and territories through the Allianz Group network and partners. In 2016, it employed around 5,000 people and provided insurance solutions to more than three quarters of the 'Fortune Global 500' companies, writing a total of €7.6 billion gross premium worldwide.~crlf~~crlf~AGCS SE is rated AA by Standard & Poor's and A+ by A.M. Best.~crlf~~crlf~AGCS promotes an individual work-life balance for example the possibilit y of working part-time. Provided that the job with its respective basic conditions is suitable for this, all positions advertised on a full-time basis can also be filled on a part-time basis.~crlf~~crlf~If you are currently exempted from statutory pension obligations under section 6 (1) sentence 1 no. 1 SGB VI, please take a look at the important and binding notes in the HR lexicon under: Money / Social Security / Annuity Insurance / Pension Insurance exemption.~crlf~~crlf~More information about careers at Allianz Global Corporate Specialty can be found at www.agcs.allianz.com/careers~crlf~~crlf~

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