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Catastrophe Modeller

Catastrophe Modeller

Requisition ID 
2444078
Job Locations 
GB-London
Job Family 
Catastrophe Modeling

Posting Description

Catastrophe Modeller / Technical Broker, London

 

We’re Hiring!

 

Aon Benfield is currently recruiting a Catastrophe Modeller / Technical Exposure Broker to join our ReSolutions team in London. 

Aon Benfield's Catastrophe Modelling team is highly respected in the marketplace. The team provides clients (principally insurance companies) with advice on their exposures to natural disasters, such as windstorms, floods and earthquakes.

 

Aon’s ReSolutions Team

 

Aon’s ReSolutions team assist clients in structuring facilities, delegated underwriting solutions and enterprise underwriting structures that efficiently deliver capital on a consistent, long term and cost effective basis.

Working across the Aon’s Risk business, ReSolutions is a multidisciplinary team which is able to deliver end-to-end delegated underwriting and capacity solutions to our clients.

In order to present underwriting propositions to markets using sophisticated models, the team analyses the financial loss potential from thousands of possible catastrophes. The output is then used to provide information on catastrophe exposure, and enables ReSolutions to design the optimum structure for the facility or delegated underwriting product.

The team’s work helps insurers understand the portfolio and potential losses from a given catastrophic event. The analysis and recommendations we provide enable us to build products which are tailored to the needs of our clients.

 

About Aon Benfield

 

Aon Benfield, a division of Aon plc, is the world’s leading reinsurance intermediary and full-service capital advisor. We empower our clients to better understand, manage and transfer risk through innovative solutions and personalised access to all forms of global reinsurance capital across treaty, facultative and capital markets. As a trusted advocate, we deliver local reach to the world’s markets, an unparalleled investment in innovative analytics, including catastrophe management, actuarial and rating agency advisory. Through our professionals’ expertise and experience, we advise clients in making optimal capital choices that will empower results and improve operational effectiveness for their business. With more than 80 offices in 50 countries, our worldwide client base has access to the broadest portfolio of integrated capital solutions and services. To learn how Aon Benfield helps empower results, please visit www.aonbenfield.com.

 

Aon is an equal opportunities employer. Aon's recruitment and selection policy ensures the best possible skill mix of colleagues and the highest quality candidates are appointed using objective job-related criteria.

 

About the Role

 

As a Catastrophe Modeller / Technical Broker some of your key responsibilities will involve:

 

Key Accountabilities:

  • Providing analytical support to placing team with client meetings, presentations, market studies, tenders and reports Catastrophe modelling supporting Client Treaty and ReSolutions Facility Solutions Running natural catastrophe models to quantify the likelihood and severity of natural catastrophes;
  • Development of risk models;
  • Liaise with actuaries to structure and develop analytic solutions to portfolio solutions driven by market and client need;
  • Revision of existing risk models and design, develop and execute new models
  • Responsibility for working in accordance with the Aon UK Limited’s Risk Management Framework and compliance with the Aon UK Limited’s policies, including participation in the management of risks (including completion of mandatory training) that may adversely affect the business, interests or reputation of any Group Company.

About you

 

As a Catastrophe Modeller your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

  • Must have proven relevant experience in catastrophe modelling
  • Be able to trouble shoot problems, communicate results and associated model methodology to clients, brokers, and colleagues, as required
  • Ability to work as part of a team to support clients' needs
  • Working knowledge of RMS and / or AIR is desirable;
  • GIS experience also of major benefit;
  • Exposure to GIS Software is desirable e.g.:(MapInfo, ArcGIS)

 

Salary and Benefits 

This role offers a competitive salary and bonus, plus a comprehensive benefits package and 25 days holiday. Through our flexible benefits, you will also have the opportunity to choose additional benefits, including healthcare, childcare vouchers and additional holiday.

 

We’re happy to talk flexible working. If you need to flex your working pattern, Aon offers flexible and agile working policies and we’re happy to discuss options with you upon application.

 

 

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