Solutions P&C Specialist

Swiss Re Armonk , NY 10504

Posted 2 weeks ago

Solutions P&C Specialist

About Swiss Re

The Swiss Re Group is one of the world's leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. It anticipates and manages risk from natural catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. The aim of the Swiss Re Group is to enable society to thrive and progress, creating new opportunities and solutions for its clients. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1863, the Swiss Re Group operates through a network of around 80 offices globally. It is organized into three Business Units, each with a distinct strategy and set of objectives contributing to the Group's overall mission.

About the role

Opportunity to take on a newly created role to drive P&C Solutions in the Americas, with an initial goal of partnering with the innovation lab of one of our largest Global clients to co-develop the next successful Solution engagement. Responsibilities will include:

  • Project management of existing and emerging Solutions, including creatively co-developing new opportunities with one of our largest clients, including

  • Using skills in project management and leadership to run multi-track projects delivering competitive advantage for clients

  • Participate in the development of business cases

  • Establish and maintain project communication and set project quality and performance standards

  • Drive knowledge sharing and learning from project experiences

  • Develop, communicate and implement program and project risk, issue management plans and strategies

  • Encourage and support iterative and collaborative development

  • Establish, build and manage relationships with counterparts at the client, and build buy-in from leaders at Swiss Re for P&C Solutions Americas opportunitie

  • Find opportunities to deliver Swiss Re Solutions to our Globals clients, which may include proposing and implementing infrastructure changes if deemed necessary to better support Solutions engagements with our important Americas clients

  • Collaborate with underwriting, claims, business development and business services colleagues

About the team

Swiss Re P&C Solutions uses Swiss Re's risk expertise, strong capital base and new technology to help clients grow and improve profitability by developing innovative solutions and sharing the risk, with a particular goal to reduce the protection gap. The P&C Solutions Americas team works closely with the global Solutions team, and also seeks to drive regionally developed prioritized Solutions. In the US we seek to use Solutions to support the focus KPI of New Reinsurance Spend, and ultimately increase the size of the reinsurance market. You will closely collaborate with P&C Solutions cross-functional teams such as Client Managers, Business Development, Business Management, Risk Management, Communications and Marketing.

About You

  • Bachelor's degree or combination of relevant education and experience

  • 3-6 years of P&C insurance/reinsurance experience, including solid experience in Project Management

  • In-depth knowledge of Scrum and implementation of Agile Methodologies in enterprise environments a plus

  • Ability to shape strong presentations and narratives that influence and commit people to change

  • You are a creative team-oriented self-starter with strong analytical skills, an entrepreneurial mindset and proven design-thinking skills

  • You are able to navigate ambiguity and can work effectively in a changing and quickly evolving environment

  • Experience facilitating brainstorming sessions is a plus

  • Innovative, creative, excited to learn

  • Patient, organized, very good project management skills

  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills

  • You have the ability to think out of the box and inspire others

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