Marine CAT Risk Analyst

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

Identify and quantify major accumulation risks (modelled and non-modelled nat cat risks) to assist in the establishment of the appropriate risk mitigation and control mechanisms for Marine globally (Inland, Cargo and HML). The Senior Analyst role requires application of solid catastrophe modelling techniques, principles and understanding to meet team objectives and the ability to guide others in these activities. The Senior Analyst will work closely with the Product Leaders and Technical Office in CUO and Marine Underwriting Specialists in the Region to enhance the Nat Cat Underwriting Strategy and Controls and has responsibility to develop tools which aid the Underwriting process so that Underwriters can identify the exposure for the individual risk and assess how a risk contributes to the overall portfolio and capacity steering, incl. risk visualization. Ensure tools tie in with the Authority grid and Functional Rule to support adherence. Close cooperation with the AGCS Nat Cat Management team and CFO risk management to ensure Marine is aligned with the overall Nat Cat and accumulation control strategy and that Marine values are correctly reported and reflected. Support pricing and model development to ensure risks and values are appropriately reflected.

## Develop Nat Cat Underwriting tools and reports specific for Marine both to enable portfolio steering and to support the Underwriting process. Run Catastrophe loss modelling reports and prepare regular and ad-hoc data extracts and reports for the monitoring of AGCS Marine 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. Cooperate closely with the Product Leaders, Technical Office and Regional Underwriting specialists. Support the definition of the risk appetite and capacity steering.~crlf~## For ad-hoc data and reporting as well as project related tasks: Ability to define scope, agree on timeframes and execute deliverables with internal and external clients with minimal additional guidance. Ability to lead / mentor others in global loss modelling activities and related analyses including use of in-depth knowledge of model methodology and function to explain, validate modelled loss output.~crlf~## Collaboration with the Marine community and other relevant functions (Actuarial, Risk Management, Reinsurance, Nat Cat Capacity Steering Desk - NCCSD, ARC, Claims, etc.) to support business steering and portfolio management and Data Quality improvements with minimal guidance.~crlf~## Provide on the spot consultancy and translate or explain CAT Modeling results and reports to Marine Underwriters; Communication and explanation of portfolio impact. Evaluate and make recommendations to ensure Marine specific requirements and exposures are most appropriately reflected and cater for the the special nature of Marine.~crlf~Training & education of the Marine Underwriting community with minimal guidance.~crlf~## Drive innovation and change through managing the evaluation process relating to modelling upgrades as well as developing and enhancing Marine specific tools. All upgrade and change activities include technical and portfolio impact analyses and complete documentations~crlf~~crlf~

## Degree preferably in Geosciences, Engineering or Mathematics~crlf~##Prefer 5-7 years of experience in professional insurance and/or reinsurance experience~crlf~##Prefer 5-7 years of understanding of underwriting practice for Marine business on a global basis~crlf~## Project Management experience~crlf~## Catastrophe Modeling Software (RMS, AIR, EQECAT)~crlf~## GIS (Geographical Information Systems) applications ~crlf~## PC software such as Microsoft Excel, Access and SQL~crlf~## Professional communication, technical depth and ability to communicate with required levels / functions internally and externally in a global environment~crlf~## Ability to deliver results, develop talent and performance and drive innovation and change~crlf~## Lead oneself and others in-line with agreed organizational strategic orientation~crlf~~crlf~

This position is posted in NY and Chicago.

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 or follow us on Twitter @AGCS_Insurance and LinkedIn.~crlf~~crlf~

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