Pricing and MI Analyst

collingwood_uk Collingwood Business Solutions Ltd.

**Exciting opportunity to join a growing and award winning insurance company, offering scope for progression and holding a Gold Standard Investors in People status. We are looking for an analyst to join a vital business function, delivering reporting solutions, pricing recommendations and much more**

Are you more than an analyst who can mine or manipulate data? We need someone who can deliver the full lifecycle of analysis from initial extraction, data transformation through to trend analysis and deliver critical insights in the form of written reports. You will have the rewarding opportunity to implement your own recommendations, monitor their development and quantify the financial benefit.

About you

Ideally from a background within an insurance company, bank or financial services sector, you will have had experience of working on multiple projects at a time.

As a valued member of a growing data department, you will assist with the deployment of new technologies, exploration of new methods of analytics and implementation of innovative solutions.

You will take ownership of pricing related tasks for the insurer, primarily identifying trends/risks/opportunities in the market place for various insurance products. These recommendations take the form of written reports, so experience of presenting and providing commentary on data to the end user is important.

Strong organisational and communication skills are vital in this role, as is being able to work to deadlines in a fast-paced company which works hard as a collective to achieve its goals.

Main Roles/Responsibilities:

Analysis of the insurer’s premium pricing and competitiveness
Full lifecycle analysis from data extraction to finalised written report
Interpretation of business reporting requirements
Analysis, design, development, testing and implementation/documentation of reports for various business functions such as finance and operations etc.
Provide support and expertise to the junior members of the Pricing Team (Junior Analysts and Data Inputters)
Reporting Lines:

You will report to the Lead MI Analyst

Experience/Skills Required:

You will have a strong background within Information Technology or analytical function, which will be demonstrated through a history of reports delivery.

The role has an emphasis on analysing data/providing reports but also support to the business, meaning that the successful candidate will be accustomed to this type of working practice i.e. communicating change and explaining the report content to the end user.

A solid background of working with database querying language(s)

An advanced Microsoft Excel user

The ideal candidate will have some experience of working with the following:

Microsoft SQL
Microsoft Excel (including VBA)
Microsoft SQL Reporting Services
Salary / Benefits PackageNegotiable

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