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Position: Head of Insurance Risk Management
Institution: MS Amlin AG
Location: Switzerland
Duties: Support in the establishment of an effective insurance risk framework and assurance activities; Provide transparency around risks and capital requirements as part of strategy, business plan and new product discussions; Conduct expert risk assessments and deep-dive reviews; Challenge/propose, and ensure the monitoring of material insurance risk exposure and mitigation actions; Support first line in the identification and assessment of emerging risks and risk clash accumulation potentials, ensuring material risks are pro-actively managed by MS AAG Senior Management; Support in development of robust stress and scenario tests as part of the ORSA and Internal Model validation work; Lead the effective and timely delivery of consolidated insurance risk reporting
Requirements: A (re)insurance professional with a numerate degree and significant experience in the non-life sector; An Actuarial/Quantitative background is a must. Programming experience in Python or R is a plus; A solid understanding of non-life business risks ideally gained from practical experience within Underwriting, Pricing, Reserving and/or Risk Modelling functions; Strong quantitative skills to analyse data, challenge model outputs, identify issues and propose pragmatic solutions; Confidence to challenge risk appetite and performance of first line of defence; Ability to develop strong working relationships with senior stakeholders. Skilled at influencing and negotiating; Experience of presenting information to Boards and governance forums as required; Fluent English is a must, German is a strong asset
   
Text: Head of Insurance Risk Management MS Amlin AG ABOUT MS AMLIN MS Amlin is part of a global top-10 insurance group MS&AD, with three main legal entities’ operating in the Lloyd’s, UK, Continental European and Bermudian markets. We have an enviable reputation for our customer knowledge, claims service and the specialist insurance and reinsurance expertise we apply. We provide the type of security leading organisations need to break new ground, innovate and offer life-changing services and amenities to some of the world’s most challenging regions. Our record extends back over 300 years and today we have more than 1800 people in more than 20 locations worldwide. We are experts in underwriting, with both technical capability and deep knowledge of the areas we insure. Our claims service aims for equality, with efficient, fair and timely claims management. We are going through an exciting period of modernisation and transformation for which we need entrepreneurial thinkers to help execute our strategic vision for growth. We are on a dynamic path and we need you to help shape it. ABOUT MS AAG MS AAG aspires to be a Respected Global Reinsurance Partner. We continue to believe that scale is important if we are to be relevant to our clients as is the breadth of products that we offer. We have successfully built out our casualty and specialty lines business for example mortgage, credit, political risk and more recently cyber with our partnership with Envelop Risk and we are looking to grow further in these areas. ABOUT THE JOB Job Purpose As Head of Insurance Risk at MS AAG you will support the MS AAG Board in establishing and maintaining a robust insurance risk management framework. You will be a key partner to our Underwriting, Markets, Underwriting Performance and Reserving teams. In addition you will lead specific risk assurance monitoring activities. You can help MS Amlin to achieve this. Reporting to the MS Amlin AG Head of Risk, the role holder will lead the Insurance Risk Management and Assurance activities on a day-to-day basis, with responsibility for : • Support in the establishment of an effective insurance risk framework and assurance activities • Provide transparency around risks and capital requirements as part of strategy, business plan and new product discussions • Conduct expert risk assessments and deep-dive reviews • Challenge/propose, and ensure the monitoring of material insurance risk exposure and mitigation actions • Support first line in the identification and assessment of emerging risks and risk clash accumulation potentials, ensuring material risks are pro-actively managed by MS AAG Senior Management • Support in development of robust stress and scenario tests as part of the ORSA and Internal Model validation work • Lead the effective and timely delivery of consolidated insurance risk reporting • Provide support and challenge to the business, in particular underwriting heads on how to effectively meet their risk related goals and responsibilities • Bring best practice to our company, through review of external research and development of relationships with other insurance risk professionals and external advisers What we are looking for. • A (re)insurance professional with a numerate degree and significant experience in the non-life sector • An Actuarial / Quantitative background is a must. Programming experience in Python or R is a plus • A solid understanding of non-life business risks ideally gained from practical experience within Underwriting, Pricing, Reserving and/or Risk Modelling functions • Strong quantitative skills to analyse data, challenge model outputs, identify issues and propose pragmatic solutions • Confidence to challenge risk appetite and performance of first line of defence • Ability to develop strong working relationships with senior stakeholders. Skilled at influencing and negotiating • Experience of presenting information to Boards and governance forums as required • Independent self-starter with commercial mind-set, as well as excellent organisation and time management skills • A team player, willing to challenge constructively, share knowledge and experience • Fluent English is a must, German is a strong asset • Experience of working across an international community Does this role sound challenging ? We are looking forward to receiving your application! Please apply using our Career Website Link - upload your CV and your application letter.
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