Adliswil, ZH, CH


Graduate Digital Business Analyst 

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 organised into three Business Units, each with a distinct strategy and set of objectives contributing to the Group’s overall mission.



About the Programme

We are looking for graduates with strong interpersonal skills, who are eager to learn and broaden their knowledge and expertise. You have a Bachelor, Master or PhD degree with up to 3 years professional experience, we invite you to apply to our graduates@swissre programme 2020.

The programme offers you the chance to join the dynamic, fast-moving world of a leading risk knowledge organisation. Over an 18-month period, you’ll receive on-and-off-the-job training, including a job rotation that gives you the opportunity to work across different business units.


About the role

As a Graduate Digital Business Analyst you will have the rare opportunity to:


  • You contribute the team in bringing the strategy down to actionable initiatives
  • We focus on customer experience by adopting an outside in focus, support us to understand our clients and the challenges they face and help us building solutions our clients need, want and like
  • Be part of implementations of digital P&C Solutions and support us on
  • Actively engage and work closely with partners by gathering feedback, co-developing concepts and translating them into tangible specifics ready for implementation
  • Partnering with the Product Owner and DevOps team to ensure strategic objectives and business requirements are implemented efficiently and effectively
  • You will be taking care of our landscape of capabilities and further expand it based on client needs and opportunities and help shape our business architecture
  • Support the Product Owner in planning, coordinating, prioritizing, and resolving matters in a pragmatic and goal-oriented way


About the team

About P&C Solutions

Digital transformation is everywhere and it is transforming how we work and do business every single day. Are you ready to craft the digital future of Swiss Re?


Swiss Re is a risk knowledge company. Our work is about predicting, preparing and protecting against the world's biggest risks so society becomes stronger. Property & Casualty IT is globally responsible for delivering solutions building and running Swiss Re's P&C Reinsurance business. We are diverse team of professionals who are passionate in providing state-of-the-art solutions for our P&C reinsurance business. Our primary objectives are to help Swiss Re's P&C business strengthen its sales dimension, enhance productivity, reduce the cost basis and be a key driver for achieving top and bottom line growth targets. We create a world-class platform for the P&C business to support the value chain end-to-end.
Swiss Re is strategically investing in building modern, modular, scalable and secure Digital Solutions for placing and managing risks, providing its clients a broader service offering with great user experience built with state-of-the-art technologies.

P&C IT Solutions is driving these exciting changes and bringing them to life! Join us and become an integral part of our experienced team.


About You

  • Successfully completed university degree, preferably in business, computer science, insurance or equivalent 
  • Strong interest in/motivation to learn about insurance/reinsurance
  • Strong collaboration skills; familiar with Agile/scrum practices; challenge the status quo and you are comfortable in an agile and fluid landscape
  • Passion to learn about how the business are using our solutions as well as the technical aspects of the solutions themselves
  • Strong analytical skills and demonstrate a client centric attitude
  • Approaches problems with curiosity and open-mindedness, is a fast learner
  • Innovative, showing a high degree of own initiative
  • Team-player, willingness to contribute actively to the overall team spirit
  • Ability and enthusiasm to work in a global and multicultural environment, and to be mobile in terms of workplace or location 
  • Aptitude to express him-/herself effectively in one-on-one conversations and small groups
  • Mature & self-confident; Able to work with clients, business partners or senior colleagues
  • Capacity to readily adapt to a changing and dynamic environment
  • Proven expertise to work independently and proactively
  • Strong analytical skills and can focus on details without losing track of the bigger picture
  • Excellent oral and written English skills; additional language skills advantageous
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Very good communication and interpersonal skills

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