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Data Analyst / Scientist - Insurance background


Our opportunity


Group Audit is responsible for performing audits to protect Zurich's operations globally. We are looking for someone who is passionate about data in EMEA to join our network of data people supporting our global Internal Audit organization. You should thrive on solving problems with data, creating value from data, and love to train and coach others to learn great data skills.


Our global Internal Audit mandate is to provide independent and objective assurance to the Zurich Boards of Directors and Audit Committees as well as to the Group CEO and Senior Management. To deliver this mandate, Group Audit works as a one-global-team mindset across the 19 countries where our teams are located.


You will play a key role in implementing our data analytics strategy within Group Internal Audit. You should be experienced in engineering/wrangling data from a host of different systems, have great skills applying visualization techniques to make the messages in the data easy to see, and be either keen to develop or have some amazing data science skills too. If you love training/coaching people on data and collaborating with other like-minded people too – we could be a perfect fit!



Your role


As a Data Analyst – Scientist your main responsibilities:


  • Help our Audit Team understand the art of the possible with data aligned to their mission to protect our global businesses, generating a rich list of ideas to go after
  • Work quickly to tight deadlines, creating value from data that can help uncover unseen issues and delivering actionable insights that count
  • Own your self-development regards data tools and techniques
  • Train and coach auditors to perform data analytics and develop data analytics superpowers for themselves!
  • Be an advocate of various data techniques such as visualization, text analytics, predictive modelling, and process mining



Qualifications and Skills


As a Data Analyst - Scientist your skills and qualifications will ideally include:


  • BSc/BA in Math, Statistics, Data Management, Econometric, Computer Science, Actuarial or related quantitative field from an accredited college or university
  • Job holder should have 5+ years’ experience in data analytics in the insurance sector
  • Knowledge of Internal Audit is a plus, but we can skill up the right person!
  • Critical thinker, innovator, and problem solver
  • Exhibits high professional and ethical behavior
  • Good communications skills, with good verbal and written English with ability to explain technical concepts and analytics-driven findings to business stakeholders
  • Good experience with some of the following: Dataiku, Alteryx, SPSS, R, Python, SQL, Tableau, Qlik, PowerBI



Additional Information


As well as a competitive salary and a yearly bonus we offer benefits package which includes:


  • Option to work remotely within Spain even up to 80% - you choose
  • Flexible working hours
  • Wide range of internal and external trainings
  • Free English, German and Spanish classes depending on the needs
  • Ticket restaurant
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension Plan - after 1 year in the company
  • Referral bonus if you bring other talented people like you
  • Special banking and insurance conditions
  • Exclusive Employees discounts


Primary work location is Barcelona. Option to work from Madrid is also feasible.


If you are ready to take on this new challenge in a Data Analyst - Scientist role that will help to position Zurich as a leading insurer, please apply online with your CV in English.


We are looking forward to receiving your application!



Who we are


Looking for a challenging and inspiring work environment where you can make a difference? At Zurich millions of individuals and businesses place their trust in our products and services every day. Our 53,000 employees worldwide form the basis of our success, enabling, businesses and communities to face a world of risk with confidence. Imagine if you could help people do this all over the world. You’d give them confidence and reassurance by protecting what they love most. It’s a big challenge, but you will be supported by a world-class team who believe in helping you to reach your full potential and deliver on our promises.


So be challenged. Be inspired. Help us make a difference.


At Zurich we are an equal opportunity employer.  We attract and retain the best qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability.





Why Zurich


At Zurich, we like to think outside the box and challenge the status quo. We take an optimistic approach by focusing on the positives and constantly asking What can go right? 

We are an equal opportunity employer who knows that each employee is unique - that’s what makes our team so great! 
Join us as we constantly explore new ways to protect our customers and the planet.

  • Location(s):  ES - Barcelona 
  • Remote working: No
  • Schedule: Full Time
  • Recruiter name: Laura Santamaría Rodríguez
  • Closing date:

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