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Zurich, Zurich, CH

L&H Solutions Data Manager


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.

At Swiss Re we combine experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise to create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of more than 13,000 employees across the world.

We offer a flexible working environment where curious and adaptable people thrive. Are you interested in joining us?


About the Role


Together with the L&H Solutions Data Lead you will support L&H Reinsurance's efforts in, implementing and executing our bold data strategy globally working closely with the regions to understand client needs and with and through multiple teams in L&H Reinsurance and Group functions.

This dynamic role will cover in-house, client and external data streams and act as focal points for all data projects.


Initial key tasks will be:

  • Direct delivery of projects to implement data strategy, aligning with Business Management, Group and across regions
  • Manage coordination with Global data strategy to deliver consistency and coordination between L&H data strategy and Group data framework
  • Focus on supporting delivery against data vision for L&H, aligned with RE and Group data strategy
  • Manage coordinate library of existing data sources for L&H Re
  • Manage prioritization of data needs for L&H Re based on concrete business cases, with a strong client focus
  • Align L&H Re data strategy with Group projects and initiatives
  • Advance data analysis capabilities within L&H Re in line with the data strategy
  • Manage the data governance structure for L&H, aligning with Group and regulatory requirements
  • Coordinate with Group functions e.g. DSA to deliver data strategy
  • Coordinate with regions to sell solutions related to data strategies


About the Team


In L&H Solutions you will join a highly motivated management team, work across our L&H Community of over 1000 colleagues, communicate regularly with senior key stakeholders and be key in transparently steering our data efforts.

About You


  • Strong global and multi-disciplinary expertise (Data science and data related) across L&H risks, minimum 5 years of relevant experience
  • Strong background in delivering data strategies
  • Ability to understand and link value of data to solutions that solve client problems
  • Ability to understand power of broader data sources to support L&H business
  • Ability to break strategy into actionable tasks and projects
  • Outstanding analytical, quantitative and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to understand how technology and data platforms can be used to deliver the data strategy
  • Ability to understand data scientist needs to solve business related data problems
  • Strong decision-making skills and flexibility to adapt to changes
  • Superior level of collaboration skills, exceptional team player and ability to establish trust and credibility with internal and external stakeholders
  • Results orientation – clear track record of execution and strong communication skills
  • College/university degree or equivalent
  • Ability to travel moderately for business needs


We are an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. Our aim is to live visible and invisible diversity – diversity of age, race, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, physical abilities, personalities and experiences – at all levels and in all functions and regions. We also collaborate in a flexible working environment, providing you with a compelling degree of autonomy to decide how, when and where to carry out your task

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