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Risk - Insurance Risk Consultant - Western Europe - Germany
Who you’ll work with

You’ll work in our Risk practice in Frankfurt. This global practice supports clients in many different industries facing challenges of developing and implementing tailored concepts for risk recognition, measurement, and control.

Facing extreme volatility in financial and commodity markets, more and more of our clients are realizing that effective, risk-informed strategy can offer a major source of competitive advantage. We take a truly global, cross-sector, cross-functional view of risk issues, combining McKinsey’s deep industry insight and strategic skills with a structured risk-management approach, proven methodologies focused on true transformation, analytical tools, and practical implementation.

What you’ll do

You will use your expertise in risk management to contribute to the success of our international clients and work as a member of project teams on site.

You will assist client teams in understanding and quantifying risk exposures, evaluating risk strategies, and building and maintaining risk models by being staffed full-time on one engagement or providing ad-hoc assistance to several engagements.

This includes gathering and analyzing information, formulating and testing hypotheses, and developing and communicating recommendations. You’ll also have the opportunity to present results to client management and implement recommendations in collaboration with client team members. You will be expected to contribute to knowledge development by helping define and expand distinctive risk-based methodologies to support top management-level strategic decisions.

You’ll gain new skills and build on the strengths you bring to the firm. Business Analysts receive exceptional training as well as frequent coaching and mentoring from colleagues on their teams. Additionally, you’ll receive guidance and support from you’re the practice leadership in the selection of client projects, helping you to develop your skills and build your network.

Qualifications
  • Undergraduate or master’s degree with an outstanding record of academic achievement in Economics, Business, Mathematics, or Physics
  • 3+ years of professional experience in risk management in insurance, particularly in Solvency II, financial, operational, and ALM/market risk
  • Proven record of leadership in a work setting and/or through extracurricular activities
  • Exceptional analytical and quantitative problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Ability to work effectively with people at all levels in an organization
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively – both verbally and in writing – in English and the local office language(s)
  • Working knowledge of French is a plus
  • Willingness to travel

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