Catastrophe Modeling Assistant

At QBE, our purpose is to give people the confidence to achieve their ambitions inside and outside of work. From development opportunities, to flexible work options and highly competitive reward and benefits packages, we understand the importance of living our values when it comes to our people.

Everything we do at QBE is underpinned by our company's cultural elements - because we know it's not just what we do that matters, it's how we do it that makes the difference.

This opportunity is accountable for supporting the Catastrophe Modeling department by reviewing, cleansing, extracting, importing, and compiling basic data analysis and modeling and assisting with department planning and projects to meet department needs and requirements.
Primary Responsibilities

• Perform basic data analysis and modeling; organize and format data into usable reports for Catastrophe Modeling department needs
•Perform basic data integrity checks by retrieving data and following established guidelines to minimize errors and support delivery of accurate information for sound analyses
•Contribute to Catastrophe Modeling analyses improvement initiatives by escalating issues and data errors to ensure department awareness of needed changes
•Conduct basic research and project work to support department needs and requirements
•Meet quality service standards by ensuring accurate and timely delivery of data to contribute to assisting key stakeholders with organizational planning and financial decision-making
•Contribute to a positive work environment by demonstrating cultural expectations and influencing others to reward performance and value "can do" people, accountability, diversity and inclusion, flexibility, continuous improvement, collaboration, creativity and fun

Required Education

• Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience

Required Experience

• NA

Preferred Competencies/Skills

• Use multiple resources to gather information and use logic to address work-related issues and problems
•Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
•Quickly learn, understand, and take action
•Manage one's own time
•Quickly and accurately perform data entry
•Communicate information in a clear, well-organized, and professional manner
•Escalate issues when necessary
•Follow established guidelines to focus on details and complete tasks attentively and thoroughly
•Keep logs, records, and files up-to-date and readily accessible
•Keep an open-mind, consider unique approaches and be open to change and considerable variety in the workplace
•Show drive and initiative
•Clearly and confidently convey information to a wide audience
•Demonstrated interest in personal learning and enhancing knowledge; confront unexpected circumstances as learning opportunities
•Seek opportunities to learn and grow

Preferred Education Specifics

• Degree in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Operations Research, or Actuarial Science

Preferred Knowledge

• Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office
•Computer systems and software
•Basic knowledge of economics, statistics, and actuarial science modeling techniques

QBE Cultural DNA

Everything we do at QBE is underpinned by our DNA (which interlinks seven cultural elements) - because we know it's not just what we do that matters, it's how we do it that makes the difference. We expect all employees to role model and inspire the right behaviours that link to our cultural element:

-We are customer-centred

-We are technical experts

-We are diverse

-We are fast-paced

-We are courageous

-We are accountable

-We are a team

All employees are expected to adhere to QBE's Code of Ethics and Conduct and apply sound risk management practices

US Only - Travel Frequency


US Only - Physical Demands

General office jobs: Work is generally performed in an office environment in which there is not substantial exposure to adverse environmental conditions. Must have the ability to remain in a stationary position for extended periods of time. Must be able to operate basic office equipment including telephone, headset and computer. Incumbent must be able to lift basic office equipment up to 20 lbs.

US Only - Disclaimer

To successfully perform this job, the individual must be able to perform each essential job responsibility satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable an individual with disabilities to perform the essential job responsibilities.

Job Type

Individual Contributor

Global Disclaimer

The duties listed in this job description do not limit the assignment of work. They are not to be construed as a complete list of the duties normally to be performed in the position or those occasionally assigned outside an employee's normal duties.Our Group Code of Ethics and Conduct addresses the responsibilities we all have at QBE to our company, to each other and to our customers, suppliers, communities and governments. It provides clear guidance to help us to make good judgement calls.

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Equal Employment Opportunity:

QBE is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction it operates.