Catastrophe Analyst

This role is part of the Impact Forecasting team, subsidiary of Aon. The global Impact Forecasting team of 90 members based in 5 offices around the world (Prague, London, Chicago, Singapore and Bangalore) consists of scientists, developers and a client services colleagues together developing and supporting catastrophe models for various natural and man-made perils including flood, wind storm, earthquake, fire or terrorism.

This role will be ideal for a candidate who has an enthusiasm to grow as an expert in the field of meteorology or other earth science fields to help better explain the scientific and financial implications across the insurance industry and other sectors.

Your main tasks will include:

  • Work closely with Catastrophe Insight team to prepare our Cat Reports - you can find the example of the report here https://aon.io/2rPjG1j
  • Provide assistance to EMEA and APAC brokers and clients prior/during/after catastrophe events
  • Aid in the development and deployment of real-time catastrophe model solutions
  • Develop and conduct statistical analysis to determine natural disaster loss trends
  • Conduct research to strengthen Aon’s historical reanalysis natural disaster loss database and utilize the data to help in the development of new catastrophe models

To apply for this offer, you should have:

  • Degree in Meteorology or a related Earth Science field
  • Strong understanding of global weather & climate trends with an emphasis on EMEA and APAC
  • Strong forecasting abilities utilizing numerical weather models and satellite data
  • Technical writing and editing skills & able to communicate clearly in a written and verbal manner
  • Analytical skills with a background in data analysis & interpretation/delivery of statistical info
  • Prior exposure or familiarity with the insurance industry
  • Strong experience or familiarity with Microsoft Office, ArcGIS, Adobe Suite, Tableau, Google Earth
  • Availability to occasionally work outside of standard business hours when dealing with overseas clients and colleagues
  • Applications are available for candidates with valid work permit in CZ

What we can offer:

  • Opportunity to work for a market leader in the global reinsurance and insurance industry
  • An interesting and varied role in a dynamic and exciting team
  • Gain highly focused expertise with a significant market value
  • Competitive salary and attractive benefits package
  • Potential for travelling to conferences, meet with clients, or conduct post-event damage surveys

Information about the vacancy

Job location

Václavské náměstí 832/19, 110 00 Praha-Nové Město, Czech Republic

Employment type

Full-time work

Type of employment

Employment contract

Required education

University

Required languages

English (advanced)

Posted by

Aon Central and Eastern Europe a.s.

The vacancy is suitable for graduates.

 

Kontakt Lenka Hralová