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Senior Pricing Analyst

We are looking for a highly motivated and versatile Pricing Analyst to join our Pricing Data Science team in the EO Insurance division of QBE.

Pricing Data Science is comprised of a growing team of 30 Pricing and Data Science specialists supporting the pricing of $5 Billion of annual premium and working with Underwriters across the UK, Europe and Lloyd’s and London Markets.

Our vision is to be the market leading Pricing Data Science team, working with Underwriters to deliver profitable business, investing in the development of every team member to build expertise in both insurance and data science and providing them with the tools and data that they need to excel in their roles.

The Opportunity

  • Work for a world leading insurer alongside experts in pricing, data science, insurance underwriting, claims, and information technology
  • Develop and deploy industry leading pricing and machine learning models into a $5 Billion book of business
  • Invest in your personal development with support to train and learn new skills
  • Utilise high quality data science lab environments including QBE’s Google Cloud Platform
  • Exposure to the London Market: the world’s largest and most complex insurance risks, and gain exposure to UK, European insurance, and Reinsurance sectors.
  • Competitive compensation, pension, training, and benefits.
  • Study support for actuarial exams and other relevant professional qualifications
  • Flexible working and no fixed requirement to be London based

Your responsibilities for this role may include, but are not limited to:

  • Work with the European Pricing lead and build strong relationships with underwriters across multiple product lines in our regional European offices and European Underwriting Managers
  • Be responsible for essential Case Pricing Interlocking with larger projects and planning vision
  • Fuse new data science techniques with traditional pricing methods to help form a market leading team of pricing data science professionals

Preferred Competencies/Skills

  • Knowledge and experience of working in General Insurance
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and client-focused in order to build collaborative relationships with different departments and internally
  • Ability to work independently and to adapt to changing priorities and timescales
  • Expert in Microsoft Excel
  • Based in Spain (Madrid or Barcelona) and willing to travel to regional European offices for business purposes (Germany, Italy & Spain)
  • Essential: Fluent English and Spanish

Preferred Knowledge

  • Actuarial pricing experience
  • Fluent French and Italian speaking ability
  • Python, or experience with other programming languages
  • Demonstrable interest in modern data science models and techniques

Why QBE?

We understand that one size doesn’t fit all and that priorities can change depending on your life stage. That is why our blend of wellbeing initiatives and benefits offer flexibility to suit what matters most to you. It’s in the culture of our business, our QBE DNA, to support our people. Everything we do is underpinned by our QBE DNA - because we know it’s not just what we do that matters, it’s how we do it that makes the difference. In addition to this, we also offer flexible parental leave for both parents and have several employee network groups that support and empower our diverse workforce.

At QBE, we view our people as our most precious asset. We understand the importance of fostering a work environment that is responsive to the changing needs of today's workforce. QBE aims to build a workplace that is fair and inclusive because we want to attract and retain the best people to do the job, we have adopted flexible working across the company and welcome this conversation.

Some of the awards QBE are proud to have won, been a finalist for, and shortlisted for include:

5-star Diversity, Equity and inclusion (DEI) awards, 2023 Winner -Insurance Business Canada

Employer of the Year 2022 Winner– Insurance Insider

British Claims Awards 2022 Winner- InsurTech Award

Insurance Times Claims Excellence Awards 2022 Winner -Claims Product Solution of the Year

Working Families Best Practice Awards 2021Finalist for:Best COVID-19 Response

Insurance Post British Insurance Awards 2022Shortlisted for: Best Customer Care, Diversity & Inclusion Initiative of the Year 2022, Specialist Insurer of the Year (for Construction), General Insurer of the Year

We are proud to have partnerships with organisations such as Stonewall and Working Families, and our commitment to the Women in Finance Charter, the UN Women’s Empowerment Principles and Race at Work charter helps keep us accountable and transparent

Inclusion of Diversity

We are striving to create a workplace culture where all our people feel included, and we are committed to building a diverse workforce that is reflective of the communities we operate in.

We know that diversity of thought, background and experience enables better decision making, improves the quality of our delivery and helps us to meet the needs of our customers.

ESG & Sustainability

At QBE, we believe that integrating sustainability into our business helps us deliver on our purpose of enabling a more resilient future. Our three key focus areas include fostering an orderly and inclusive transition to a net-zero economy, enabling a sustainable and resilient workforce and partnering for growth through innovative, sustainable and impactful solutions. For further information regarding QBE’s sustainability targets, including our net-zero pledges and inclusion of diversity targets, and our award-winning impact investment initiative ‘Premiums4Good’, please visit our Sustainability homepage and read our latest Sustainability Report.

About QBE

We can never really predict what’s around the corner, but at QBE we’re asking the right questions to enable a more resilient future – helping those around us build strength and embrace change to their advantage.

We’re an international insurer that’s building momentum towards realizing our vision of becoming the most consistent and innovative risk partner.

And our people will be at the center of our success. We’re proud to work together, and encourage each other enable resilience for our customers, our environment, our economies and our communities.

With more than more than 11,000 people working across 27 countries, we’re big enough to make a real impact, but small enough to provide a friendly workplace, where people are down-to-earth, passionate and kind.

We believe this is our moment – what if it was yours too?

Your career at QBE — let’s make it happen!

To find out more about why you should work for QBE, visit our careers website.

What next?

If you have a passion to contribute to QBE’s vision of enabling a more resilient future for our customers and the community, we encourage you to apply! Simply click the “apply now” button to submit your CV and other relevant documents, and a member of our friendly Talent Acquisition team will be in contact to discuss your interest further if you meet the requirements of the role.

Please make the Talent Acquisition aware should there be any reasonable adjustments that may need to be made for the interview and the remainder of the recruitment process.

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