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Catastrophe Modelling Analyst

  • Location: City of London, London
  • Sector: General Insurance
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 20/05/2019
  • Job reference: LMA/CAT/NC/20/05
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LMA Recruitment are currently working leading global insurer looking to hire an experienced Catastrophe Modeller. This is an exciting opportunity reporting directly into the Head of Cat Modelling. This role with give you a wide range of responsibilities and assist in directing cat modelling activity across all product lines, in line with business priorities. You will assist in end-to-end cat modelling/data capture processes and aim to increase efficiency through continuous process improvement.


Role scope:

Operation of catastrophe modelling software (RMS and AIR)
Oversight and knowledge of data auditing & cleaning
Report preparation and presentation
Understanding of financial modelling software
Interpretation and analysis of model outputs
Exposure to all product lines
Synthesis, presentation and explanation of catastrophe model results to clients
Developing innovative analytic solutions and service offering to quantify catastrophe risk and support business requirements


Candidate experience:


Ideally degree educated in numerate or hazard related subject, such as mathematics or science.
Excellent communication skills
Experience in London/global insurance markets
Excellent working knowledge of at least one vendor model (i.e. RMS, AIR, EQE)
Strong Problem Solving skills and keen attention to detail
Excellent IT skills, ideally with computer programming skills (e.g. VBA, R, python)
Demonstrated working knowledge of SQL
Knowledge of probability theory advantageous
Comfortable dealing with brokers and underwriters
Ability to work under pressure and demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritise project work
The ability to work in a team and autonomously and highly motivated to learn and grow within a global market leader.

This is s fantastic opportunity to join a highly progressive organisation, with excellent career progression and on-going training.

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