Willis Re Inc. has a position available for a Treaty Analyst in the Dallas office. The Dallas office has 7 Brokers, 1 Contract Specialist, and 1 Treaty Analyst. Our employees use decades of cumulative experience to assist Property and Casualty insurance companies primarily in the Southeast region.
Job duties and skills
The candidate must have communication skills as well as the ability to work independently. He/she must be able to meet deadlines under pressure and have the ability to organize time wisely. The candidate must be an advanced Excel user who is able to handle large datasets. In addition, he/she must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat. He/she must be familiar with basic the principles and practices of accounting. He/she will be required to attend two training programs during the first year of employment as well as obtain an Insurance License from the Texas Department of Insurance. Also, the trainee will be required to obtain the Associate in Reinsurance designation from the American Institute For Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters. Knowledge of Property and Casualty insurance and reinsurance is a plus.
As a growing, entrepreneurial company in a niche industry, Willis Re offers true career opportunity to qualified applicants, and we are currently recruiting exceptional individuals for Analyst positions. The role of Analyst encompasses a wide range of activities, including data analysis, preparation and dissemination of client information to reinsurers, interaction with our Contracts, Claims, and Accounting teams, as well as special projects. This broad-based introduction to the reinsurance sector will position you for significant future growth opportunities within our firm.
Our team-oriented culture will promote your development, enabling you to gain a balanced skill set, including acumen in analysis, negotiations, and sales. As a new Associate, you will benefit from a defined training program that encompasses formal internal technical instruction, trade association programs, as well as mentorship from more senior personnel. This program serves as a supplement to the hands-on experience and tutelage that you will receive on a day-to-day basis as you work closely with our experienced professionals in managing the needs of our clients and reinsurers.
As our Analysts gain experience and demonstrate their capabilities, we provide them with increased client interaction and more responsibility. Continued strong performance creates substantial opportunity within our firm, such as management of client accounts and the international business relationships that support them.
Desired candidate characteristics
- Bachelor’s Degree from a Four-Year College or University
- Diverse, well-rounded background
- Ability to Apply Basic Mathematical Concepts, Higher Quantitative Skills a Plus
- Excellent Work Ethic and Organizational Skills
- Strong Interpersonal Skills and Team Orientation
- Innovative Thinking and Creative Problem Solving
- Highly Motivated and Takes Initiative
- Solid Written and Verbal Communication Skills, Proven Public Speaking and Presentation Skills a Plus
- Facility with Information Technology / Software, particularly Microsoft Office Products
Who we are
Insurance is a fundamental necessity to the health of our economy, and reinsurance is the mechanism used by many insurance companies to endure catastrophic events.
A division of Willis Group Holdings (NYSE:WSH), Willis Re is a premier reinsurance brokerage firm. We use sophisticated analytical techniques and processes, including proprietary and third-party modeling tools, to counsel our clients in assessing and managing their exposure to risk. In conjunction with this process, we design and facilitate customized syndications into the global reinsurance marketplace, handling billions of dollars on behalf of our clients each year.
An international enterprise, Willis Re employs over 1,000 Associates worldwide, and our U.S. team is comprised of 300+ professionals housed in eleven offices across the country: Atlanta, GA; Chicago, IL; Dallas, TX; McLeansville, NC; Minneapolis, MN; Nashville, TN; New York, NY; Philadelphia, PA; San Francisco, CA; Seattle, WA; Stamford, CT.
Interested candidates should send a resume to Allen Cashin. If selected, all interviews will take place at the Willis office in Dallas on July 9, 10, and 13. Candidate(s) who are hired will be asked to start employment on July 23rf in order to participate in the August 6th formal training class (2 weeks long).
Senior Vice President- Willis Re