Bangalore, KA, IN


Financial Risk 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 role

Your main responsibilities/tasks include:

  • Manage the deliverables of day-to-day reporting coverage and ensure appropriate analysis, timeliness and consistency across various reporting dimensions
  • Contribute towards improvement of risk reports and reporting processes through fast developed IT solutions. Support dedicated initiatives and projects to improve risk infrastructure and risk reporting landscape
  • Collaborate closely with the Financial Risk Reporting team in Bangalore and Zurich to ensure delivery of high quality analytical work
  • Communicate with Credit Underwriting, Asset Management, Treasury and other businesses, primarily in the weekly Financial Market and Credit risk councils. Clearly articulate actionable feedback on events, exposures and issues that impact Swiss Re's risk profile


About the team

The Financial Risk Reporting (FRR) team within Financial Risk Management (FRM) Governance & Reporting is in charge of collecting and aggregating Swiss Re's firm-wide financial market and credit risks. The team produces various reports to the internal and external stakeholders with strong focus on analysis, timeliness and quality. FRR works closely with Market Risk Managers, Credit Risk Managers, Credit Underwriters, Asset Managers and Treasury and aligns the reporting needs in a fast changing environment. FRR focuses on strong IT capabilities for efficient implementation of reporting processes.


About you

  • Good academic track record in Engineering, Finance or Mathematics (Bachelors/Masters) or a professional designation such as CFA or FRM
  • 1-2 years of experience in the financial services sector with a good understanding of financial products (fixed income, equities and derivatives) and counterparty credit risk
  • Solid IT skills with exposure to at least one scripting language (e.g. Python, R), data modeling, SQL and MS excel capabilities
  • A flair to understand the trends and developments in the global financial markets

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