Wawanesa Mutual Insurance is one of the largest property and casualty insurers in Canada with $3 billion in annual revenues and assets of more than $9 billion. Wawanesa Mutual, founded in 1896 with executive offices in Winnipeg, is the parent company of Wawanesa General, which offers property and casualty insurance in California and Oregon, and Wawanesa Life, which distributes life insurance products and services throughout Canada. With over 3,500 employees, Wawanesa proudly serves over two million policyholders through nine regional offices and 41 service offices in Canada and the United States. Wawanesa actively gives back to organizations that strengthen communities where it operates, donating well above internationally recognized benchmarks for excellence in corporate philanthropy.
We are currently looking for dedicated , driven , and enthusiastic individuals who thrive in an environment that welcomes change and are looking for an opportunity for diverse experience, advancement on a growing team.
Working under minimal supervision, the Data Analyst - Claims is responsible for applying Mathematical and Statistical analysis to Claims data in various systems to identify relationships, problems/issues within the data and provide areas for improvement. This role will provide timely and accurate information and reports to support decision making.
Researches, extracts and manipulates complex data from all relevant sources
Identifies and understands new and emerging patterns
Provides input into the development and maintenance of accurate metrics
Contributes to the development and management of Claims’ strategic plans
Analyses financial information and other data to develop and monitor business performance metrics
Liaises with internal and external stakeholders – including Corporate Actuarial, Data Analytics, Executives, and Legal & Claims – on budgeting, billing, forecasting and performance
Communicates and collaborates with internal and external stakeholders through producing reports; meetings, correspondence and presentations; promoting continuous improvement
Performs other duties as required
Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a data analyst in a P&C insurance environment
Undergraduate university degree in a quantitative discipline (i.e. accounting, finance, statistics, economics)
Strong functional knowledge of P&C insurance Claims lines of business
Expert proficiency in MS Excel, especially with: advanced formulas; pivot tables and charts
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to identify relationships, problems and issues
Strong organization skills with the ability to handle multiple concurrent assignments in a timely manner
Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate at the right level of complexity for the audience
Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently
Knowledge of MicroStrategy,and ClaimCenter is a definite asset
Programming experience would be considered an asset
Wawanesa provides its employees with a respectful , challenging and rewarding environment where they can maximize their potential while contributing to the company’s goals. Our employees are provided with highly competitive compensation packages (salaries, generous vacation allowance, leave top up, goal achievement plan, premium free benefits and a pension plan). Wawanesa provides a stable and rewarding environment for its employees in today’s challenging markets.
If you are interested in this exciting, challenging position with Wawanesa, apply today with your Resume.
Accommodations are available as needed for all applicants.