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Senior CAT Analyst (m/f/d)

Job Level:  Professional

Unterföhring, DE, 85774

Due Date:  29.10.2021
Area of Expertise:  Underwriting
Unit:  Allianz Global Corporate Specialty
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Home office
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  636

Job Purpose/Role 


Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is the dedicated global corporate insurance carrier of Allianz Group and as a global unit embraces a flexible working environment. You will support the chief underwriting office in managing the global LOB portfolio by providing Nat Cat analyses, accumulation management, reinsurance as well as related guidance and underwriting rules. In addition, you will act as multiplier to LOB regional experts by providing training and developing local experts on topics of natural catastrophe and related subjects. At AGCS, we have a hyprid working model, which recognizes the value in a balance between remote and office based working, giving you the flexibility to organize the way you work.


Key Responsibilities 


In this role you will… 


  • Analyze and monitor portfolios (regional and/or global) with regards to their Nat Cat performance to meet top and bottom line targets by using probabilistic vendor models as well as internal tools 

  • Own Nat Cat modeling processes from an underwriting perspective.  

  • Work with back office functions to continuously improve the account modeling and assessment experience for our underwriters. Ensure efficient and smooth processes which support pricing, risk and accumulation assessment of all accounts in the portfolio. Review and revise Nat Cat and non-Cat guidelines to manage single account exposures as well as accumulations (regional and /or global) 

  • Work with relevant functions to develop and conduct trainings on various topics including Cat Modeling and accumulation management. 

  • Act as a multiplier of global guidance to underwriting Regions and help them own Nat Cat topics regionally. 

  • Define scope, agree on timeframes and execute deliverables with internal and external clients. 

  • Lead / mentor others in reporting activities and related analyses including use of in-depth knowledge of the portfolio to explain impacts and options 


Key Requirements/Skills/Experience 


  • You have a degree in Computer Science, Geosciences, Engineering or Mathematics 

  • You have experience in underwriting practice for industrial risks and corporate business on a global basis 

  • Proven practical experience and familiarity with multiple vendor tools 

  • Ability to asses risk inherent exposures and natural hazards relevant to LoB 

  • Proven experience in Catastrophe Modeling Software (RMS, AIR, EQECAT) and/or GIS (Geographical Information Systems) applications  

  • Technical depth and ability to communicate in a professional way with required levels / functions internally and externally in a global environment 

  • Ability to deliver results, develop talent and performance and drive innovation and change 

  • Lead oneself and others in-line with agreed organizational strategic orientation 

  • Fluent knowledge of English is necessary 



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.


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.


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


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