Junior Catastrophe Analyst - Reinsurance

Role: Junior Catastrophe Analyst

Area: Insurance / Reinsurance

Duration: Full Time Permanent

Location: Dublin


Really interesting new opportunity to work as a junior Catastrophe Analyst with our client based in Dublin city centre. This Reinsurance organisation is developing their Catastrophe Modelling Team to support underwriting and risk exposure management. This is an exciting opportunity to gain a valuable and unique set of skills in the reinsurance area.

Duties of the role will include but not be limited to the following:

  • Gather and prepare data for assigned client projects

  • Assess the data quality and make necessary assumptions for modelling, uploading relevant information to cat modelling software

  • Reinsurance portfolio analytics using catastrophe vendor models, RQE is used in house

  • Work with the underwriters and actuaries to understand exposures, review modelling results, and resolve issues promptly

  • Maintain catastrophe modelling systems and manage analysis workflow

  • Develop processes and scripts to facilitate data management and optimize risk calculations

  • Advise underwriters and senior management on potential incurred losses, post-event

  • Support and assist with development of the risk aggregation process

  • Other ad hoc responsibilities as agreed, such as research and development with regards to modelling techniques for the portfolio or general natural hazards

Candidates will ideally have between 1-3 years experience in the insurance or reinsurance industry though this is open. Cat Modelling or exposure management experience is an advantage but the organisation is willing to train up the individual here. Candidates should have a degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Geography (physical) or similar fields. They should also have experience with Data Analysis using MS Excel, MS Access, MS SQL or equivalent.

Interested candidates should contact Danielle Ward at danielle.ward@raretec.ie or by phoning 015311400.

We recruit for actuarial job vacancies for both qualified actuaries and trainee and part qualified actuaries across general insurance, life insurance, pensions and retirements, investment, reinsurance and more. The majority of our actuarial jobs are located in Dublin, Ireland though we also deal with vacancies abroad. If you are interested in hearing about new actuary jobs or are interested in finding out more about a listed vacancy, do get in touch on 015311400 or by emailing Jacqui van Teutem at jacqui.vanteutem@raretec.ie or Danielle Ward at danielle.ward@raretec.ie.

  • Job Title: Junior Catastrophe Analyst - Reinsurance
  • Vacancy ID: J3146
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