The Zurich Risk Room (ZRR) team within Group Risk Management is responsible for delivering country risk data and insights to Zurich's commercial customers around the world through the ZRR platform.
The ZRR is Zurich's proprietary country risk analysis and visualization tool, which helps companies with international operations cutting through the complexity of ever changing risk environments and reach their full potential in making better informed risk management and strategic decisions.
As ZRR Data and Operations Manager, you will be responsible for managing the entire ZRR data management cycle, from data collation and transformation, to validation and release, including managing the team's network of data suppliers and internal IT specialists.
You will work on continuous enhancements to both the ZRR data operating model and the ZRR dataset. You will also be responsible for managing some of the team's major global Thought Leadership Initiatives, such as the annual Zurich Enterprise Challenge.
As you progress in your role, you will start working with multinational Zurich customers from around the world at senior management and up to C-
suite level when presenting and implementing the ZRR in their organizations.
As a ZRR Data and Operations Manager your main responsibilities will involve :
Performing the entire ZRR data management cycle, including collation, transformation and validation of ZRR data and release of periodic ZRR data updates
Maintaining and further enhancing the quality and content of the ZRR dataset (e.g. screening current dataset for anomalies, identifying potential new data sources and indicators, reviewing and refining current data calculation methodologies)
Managing the team's network of ZRR data suppliers and internal IT specialists
Overseeing the team's global Thought Leadership initiatives (e.g. the Zurich Enterprise Challenge)
Working with local and regional Customer, Distribution & Market Management teams around the world in managing customer engagements (e.
g. customer meetings, conferences, customer projects and ad-hoc requests)
Your Skills and Experience
As a ZRR Data and Operations Manager your skills and qualifications will ideally include :
Bachelor or Master's degree, preferably in Business Administration / Management, Economics, Mathematics, Physics or in a similar field with strong quantitative focus
3-5 years working experience in Underwriting, Risk Engineering, Claims, Risk Management, Strategy / Business Development / M&A, Operations or other related corporate functions
Additional experience in Management Consulting / Advisory is an asset, but not mandatory
Proactive mindset with very strong interpersonal and communication skills
Very strong analytical and quantitative skills, experience in working with and managing large datasets and knowledge of data analysis methods and systems is a strong asset
Very good knowledge of MS Office, MS SQL and R (or related programming languages and statistical software packages)
Proficiency in English
Knowledge of German and other languages is an asset