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Mexico City, MX

Underwriting Analyst

About the team

This is your opportunity to join one of the world's leading reinsurers. Our reinsurance business at Swiss Re is about understanding and analyzing the major risks that concern the world - from natural Catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. We associate experience with expertise and creative thinking to build new opportunities and solutions for our clients. We also enable the risk-taking essential to enterprise advance. This is only possible with around 10,000 truly exceptional Swiss Re people across our group worldwide.

This Business Services Underwriting Analyst position covers both direct and broker Property Facultative business. This is an Underwriting Support role for the US North America market.


About the role.

  • The Underwriting Analyst will aid the local Facultative Underwriting team and provide support regarding underwriting analysis including tools, records management and processes.
  • Review of client/broker submissions regarding data quality and set up in underwriting system including ITC clearance
  • Set up of rating system and costing requests to third party provider including risk appropriate costing instructions (e.g. scrubbing of data)
  • Quality/plausibility check of costing output
  • Completion of UW analysis including but not limited to loss history review, risk engineering report review, research of risk characteristics
  • Prepare analysis-based suggestions for U/W on debits/credits and other risk specific pricing modifications
  • Liaise with Risk Engineering Services as needed on risk review and classes
  • Interact with Genpact (costing principles, accuracy) and contracts (forms, contracts review)
  • Verbal or written communication with clients and brokers on account specific data needs/clarifications or requests for additional information - based on performed need analysis or as instructed
  • Provide administrative and analytical support regarding pricing tools, internal systems, records processes for the business relationships in his/her area of responsibility. Data entry – risk clearance, binding transactions, property certificates, endorsement issuance, and responsible for strong data quality.
  • Participate in deal triage calls and process submissions in accordance with triage decisions
  • Handles all Facultative Underwriting documentation within WIRE
  • Run and interpret financial reports, e.g. profitability reports (REAP, ReCOP)
  • Makes sure and maintains guidelines throughout all facultative risks including archiving
  • Work with other internal/external departments to resolve accounting discrepancies
  • Ensure (external and internal) audit compliance

About you:


  • University degree - financial services/ risk management preferred
  • High proficiency in English

Professional / Technical Background

  • 2 to 4 years of work experience in P&C commercial property (re)insurance – U.S. markets / risk experience preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of (re)insurance coverage terms, policy forms a plus.
  • Basic understanding of SR u/w standards, risk appetite, deal preferences
  • Follow up SOP with near shore / off shore teams
  • Adhere to compliance and audit requirements


About Swiss Re


Swiss Re 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. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime. We cover both Property & Casualty and Life & Health. Combining experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise, we create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of more than 14,000 employees across the world.

Our success depends on our ability to build an inclusive culture encouraging fresh perspectives and innovative thinking. We embrace a workplace where everyone has equal opportunities to thrive and develop professionally regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, skillset, thought or other characteristics. In our inclusive and flexible environment everyone can bring their authentic selves to work and their passion for sustainability.



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