Zurich NA Portfolio Management Analyst, Property & Casualty in Schaumburg, Illinois

Portfolio Management Analyst, Property & Casualty

Description

Zurich North America is currently looking for an experienced Portfolio Management Analyst to join our Property & Casualty portfolio team. Preferably, this position will be based in our North American headquarters in Schaumburg, Illinois. The Portfolio Management Analyst will support both Property and Casualty Lines of Business. They will provide technical underwriting data analysis and portfolio insights, develop portfolio reporting capabilities, create and design data management strategies, develop monitoring action plans and create capacity for driving execution of underwriting, initiatives, strategies and actions through underwriting analytics. Provides best in class analysis and repeatable data sets to provide the front line underwriting teams with the right data by generating data and reports that will drive actions, innovation and efficiencies.

High Level Influencer Externally Focused - The job’s core deliverables rely on influencing or negotiating with internal and external contacts on strategic and underwriting data impact matters. Relationships typically involve persuading or countering opposition, often with vendor representatives or senior management level customers.

Responsibilities include:

  • Providing technical underwriting analysis and portfolio insights.

  • Define and produce standard and multidimensional reports and analysis as well as ad hoc portfolio reports for use by NACI Portfolio Management and Underwriting teams.

  • Find opportunities for consistency and streamline, eliminate, or improve data gathering, analysis and monitoring of the portfolios.

  • Navigating between existing ZNA’s Finance, Actuarial, Risk Engineering, Reinsurance, Claims, Enterprise Risk, BU tools, & TUW structures to retrieve the most appropriate and comprehensive views of the portfolios.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 7 or more years of experience in the Underwriting or Market Facing areaOR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 14 or more years of experience in the Claims or Underwriting Support areaOR

  • Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice including an Associate Degree and 5 or more years of experience in the Underwriting or Market Facing areaOR

  • Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice including an Associate Degree and 12 or more years of experience in the Claims or Underwriting Support area

  • Experience in property or casualty lines of business

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Underwriting, and/or Actuarial and/or Finance experience

  • Technical/Underwriting competency with the ability to recognize trends and understand the underlying business data

  • Excellent verbal, listening and written communication skills

  • Ability to be an effective team player

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Excellent problem solving skills

  • CPCU or FCAS Designations/certifications

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve.

Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world.

Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

EOE disability/vets

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Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Schaumburg

Schedule Full-time

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 04/05/18

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 18000135