Zurich Financial Services group is an insurance-based financial services provider with a global network of subsidiaries and offices in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and other markets. Founded in 1872, the Group is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland. Zurich employees approximately 60,000 people serving customers in more than 170 countries.
In 1912, Zurich became the first foreign insurer to enter the US Market. Zurich North America was founded in 1912, has approximately 10,000 employees and is headquartered in Schaumburg, IL. Today in the US, through Zurich American Insurance Company, Zurich is a leading commercial property and casualty insurer and holds several Key Market Positions.
As an industry leader Zurich offers very competitive benefits options including a 401K savings plan with up to a 6% company match, incentives, career growth, paid time off, recognition for achievements and a challenging and rewarding work environment.
The Global Catastrophe Management Team is responsible for modeling, monitoring and managing Zurich’s exposure to earthquakes, floods, windstorms, terrorism and other catastrophic risks. Liaising with Zurich business divisions around North America to collect and understand data, writing and maintaining code to efficiently manipulate data-sets and ensure quality. As a Catastrophe Modeling Analyst, you will find yourself in an intellectually stimulating role with opportunities for professional development .
Other areas of catastrophe management::
-Understand natural hazards and their statistical properties
-Validates data received from business segments and interprets best fit for catastrophe modeling.
-Develop approaches to modeling natural and man-made catastrophic risks
-Supports key aspects of portfolio management, including analysis. to monitor profitability, minimize capital impact, and promote premium growth of assigned business segment
-Provides support for development of rates, rating plans and pricing
At Zurich we are committed to providing development opportunities to our staff, and as part of this Global function you will be exposed to a wide range of aspects of insurance, and to develop an exciting career in insurance!
Bachelors Degree Or Equivalent
4 Or More Years Of Related Catastrophe Modeling Experience
Knowledge of RMS, AIR, EQECat
Intermediate SQL scripting
Strong analytical skills
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