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Senior Risk Consultant (Hybrid - m/f/x/d - 80-100%)

Become an integral part of Solutions division and lead risk consulting projects throughout the insurance value chain for our clients, including go-to-market strategies, risk assessments, pricing reviews, or portfolio segmentation!


Are you ready to combine your analytical skills with clients´ needs? Do not hesitate to APPLY now!


About the Role


  • Lead quantitative and qualitative analyses to support and consult our clients on their key priorities and business problems.

  • Identify most appropriate methods & actuarial strategies to support decision making, guide implementation and ensure successful delivery.

  • Lead data scouting and preparation, as well as integrate existing tools & methods in solution approaches.

  • Coordinate research, surveys, and interviews to gain understanding of specific insurance markets and businesses and do not forget to keep up-to-date with industry trends, developments and best practices in actuarial science.

  • Compile and present information to communicate clear and practical insights to senior partners of SR's clients.

  • Develop relationships with internal and external stakeholder groups, primarily on C- and C-1 level.


About the Team


Reinsurance Solutions strives to contribute to clients’ business by providing products and services across the value chain. Our clients' needs are at the heart of what we do, as we make sure that our products and services help our clients grow and deliver sustainable, commercial impact. We are forefront of analytics understanding by driving the development of solutions through the combination of risk knowledge and data science capabilities.


We are working with colleagues with a diverse set of backgrounds from various countries who deliver our analytics offering to our clients worldwide. You will report into the Reinsurance Solutions central team in Zürich but be part of a wider Solutions community with relationships in EMEA and globally.


About You


We are looking for YOU - team mate with strong interpersonal, and communication skills; well-organized with attention to detail; and passionate, creative fast-learner with entrepreneurial spirit.



  • Experience in the insurance market, having worked for a consultancy, insurance, broker, model vendor or analytics company.

  • Experience in a client-facing role.

  • Proficiency in English.

  • Flexibility to travel occasionally.


Nice to have:

  • Experience in actuarial or underwriting role, applying analytical/statistical methods.

  • Hands on coding (Python preferably)

  • Professional qualifications such as FSA, FCIA, SAV/DAV, or equivalent

  • Proficiency in other European languages are a strong plus.


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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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