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Underwriting Performance Analyst

  • £65000 - £75000 per annum
  • City of London, London
  • Permanent
  • Actuarial, General Insurance, London Market

We are seeking a talented professional to join the Group Underwriting Insights team of a global reinsurer as an Underwriting Performance Analyst. Leverage your analytical skills to drive strategic decisions and business success across our global portfolio.

As an Underwriting Performance Analyst, you will support core underwriting reporting and strategic projects, driving continuous improvements and focused discussions that impact business outcomes. This role grants opportunities to benefit from:

  • Global Exposure: Work across our clients entire portfolio, from small personal lines to large catastrophe reinsurance deals.
  • High Visibility: Engage with senior stakeholders and gain visibility with the Group Executive team.
  • Skill Development: Enhance your strategic skills balancing short-term and long-term goals.
  • Project Autonomy: Pursue projects aligned with your interests.


  • Analyse underwriting performance globally.
  • Identify risks and opportunities, collaborating on strategic actions.
  • Develop new analysis tools to support strategy and decision-making.
  • Optimize portfolios, analyse trends, and track exposure adequacy.
  • Ensure seamless data integration for accurate analysis.
  • Experiment with new methods and data sources.
  • Maintain a feedback loop with stakeholders, upskilling teams for maximum value.
  • Participate in market events to bring fresh ideas.

Skills Required:

  • 3-5 years of insurance experience, preferably in multiple markets.
  • Strong networking with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented, and cool under pressure.
  • Curious and inquisitive about the business.
  • Strong Excel skills and concise communication ability.
  • Understanding of an insurance P&L.

Ideal Profiles:

  • Pricing Analysts seeking broader experience.
  • Underwriters aiming for strategic and portfolio views.
  • Finance Specialists (possibly with an accounting background) wanting to delve into underwriting.

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Gabe O'Neill Senior Consultant

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