MI Analyst - Insurance Sector Experience

30000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP45000/annum
19 Apr 2017
03 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
MI Analyst - Insurance Sector Experience

Role overview:
Dealing with all areas of the business the MI Analyst supports the Business Partners (BPs) and the Head of MI and is instrumental in the timely and accurate development, production, analysis and distribution of Management information.
Works closely with the business to deliver appropriate MI and provides insight and commentary with regard to business performance.
Provides strategic value in the form of MI reporting through the efficient development and production of KPIs.

Core duties will include:
Support the development of effective analytics tools and associated data-sets in support of commentary and analysis requirements set out below.
Support the finance business partners and Head of MI in the production and delivery of recurring senior management and Executive reporting together with specific granular business area reports.
Gather requirements, design and build of MI reports to support finance and the business.
Coordinate and collate responses from the business in support of Commentary information and findings for report delivery.
Identifying key trends and areas of opportunity highlighting them to business partners and Head of MI.
Source and collate third party information.
Undertake a wide range of analytics to ensure that we have a detailed understanding of our financial performance against plan.
Create, develop and design reports to meet business requirements.
Support requirements gathering and handle ad-hoc queries and in-depth financial and business analysis.
Support forecast and budget activity.
Provide analysis and evidence to inform decisions.
Provide insight on strategic challenges and opportunities.
Maintain, update & automate existing MI reports.
Troubleshoot, identify and action improvements in respect of report generation and distribution.
Provide basic training/instruction to business users and MI colleagues.
Providing recommendations on how the quality and granularity of our source data can be improved to enhance our analytical capabilities.

The ideal candidate will have the following key skills & experience:

Experience and knowledge of Insurance methods of trading, industry operational practices and procedures.
Understanding of data structures and experience of extracting and utilizing data to drive key strategic decisions.
Appreciation of the industry and market legal, regulatory and compliance provisions and the broker channels to market.

Systems Experience:
Experience in the following Systems (some or all) would be preferable):
MS Power BI
MS report builder
SSAS cube structured reporting.
SQL /Access
Excel to macro level.
Reporting Services
Sun Accounts/TM1

For a full job specification and confidential discussion on salary / package, please contact Tony Martin