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Business Analyst for Regional Claims - London

Job Level:  Professional
Location: 

London, GB, EC3V 0HR

Due Date:  As soon as possible
Area of Expertise:  Customer Services & Claims
Unit:  Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Not applicable
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  2595

An insurance claim is the defining moment for our service; it is the moment when we deliver on our promise. At AGCS, we are committed to delivering superior claims experience to all our customers.

 

Based in our London office, reporting to the Regional Head of Claims for Region Unit London, your role will have a dual focus; you will handle a range of administrative and organisational tasks on behalf of the Regional Head, but also manage claims projects, support regular reporting and that the department can manage the teams by operational data, lead certain processes, presentations and tracking systems in order to assist management in the taking of operational and strategic decisions.

 

Exceptional organisational skills, and a sense of initiative and autonomy will be key for the role. If you have experience in Corporate & Specialty Insurance and are resolutely service-minded, this is an ideal opportunity to expand your knowledge of multiple lines of business and gain an insight into Claims operations and strategy.

 

Responsibilities

You will take on the following tasks, working closely with your 45-strong Claims team as well as with managers in Claims, our Global Claims data team, Underwriting and Finance:

  • Take the overall lead on wider Claims projects and initiatives with support of Subject Matter Experts across the business
  • Handle the publication and dissemination of Claims data and reports on a weekly and monthly basis
  • Ensure improvements in communication channels and quality of data
  • Analyse the data and escalate any issues as appropriate
  • Ensure that data is regularly used to drive and support  operational decisions in the Claims Department
  • Support or participate in Smart Circle meetings with Underwriting teams (all LoBs)
  • Support the Procurement function for our external service providers
  • Draft content and finalise presentations for Region Unit London (RUL: UK and Nordics) leadership meetings
  • Increase automation in reporting and tracking systems
  • Become the key point of contact to centralise training needs and resources
  • Support the Regional Head of Claims in administrative tasks
  • Ad-hoc tasks to support strategic analysis and decisions

 

To be successful in the role:

  • You have experience in Corporate and Specialty Insurance
  • A firm understanding of the Insurance process and in particular Claims
  • Knowledge of the AGCS lines of business and clear motivation to learn
  • Ideally you have a professional insurance qualification, or are working towards it
  • At ease in Microsoft Office, especially Excel and PowerPoint
  • An understanding of, and experience in, Project Management methodologies
  • Highly organised, able to prioritise and work to deadlines
  • A confident communicator, able to build relations both inside and outside the company
  • Service-minded and a positive team spirit
  • At ease handling remote relationships
  • Sense of initiative, able to suggest improvements in processes and systems
  • Agile and data-driven

 

 

 

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is a leading global corporate insurance carrier and a key business unit of the Allianz Group. We provide risk consultancy, Property-Casualty insurance solutions and alternative risk transfer for a wide spectrum of commercial, corporate and specialty risks.

 

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 industries, but also wineries, satellite operators and 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 the Allianz Group, we are backed by strong and stable financial ratings.

 

At AGCS UK we are not only impressive for our clients, but also for our employees as we offer the following generous benefits:

  • Flexible buy/sell holiday options
  • Bupa private medical insurance
  • Generous pension contributions
  • Enhanced paid maternity, paternity, shared parental leave
  • Sabbaticals
  • Flexible working options
  • Subsidized on-site massages
  • Employee stock purchase plan for Allianz shares
  • Education / study sponsorship
  • Global mobility within AGCS and the wider Allianz Group

…and many more individual flexible benefits to choose from. We pride ourselves on our approach to wellbeing and provide regular seminars, activities, and events devoted towards the overall health of our employees.

For more information, visit www.agcs.allianz.com or follow us on Twitter @AGCS_Insurance and LinkedIn.