Zurich NA Finance Operations Analyst in Schaumburg, Illinois

Finance Operations Analyst


Zurich is looking for a Finance Operations Analyst to join the Finance Operations team here in Schaumburg. In this highly visible position you will use your in-depth knowledge of Property & Casualty Insurance to work with the customers, brokers, underwriters and claims adjusters of our Tier One accounts to monitor, review and verify loss sensitive billing statements and premium audits and communicate the results/expectations to customers and brokers.

The programs for these accounts may include Programs may include retro, deductibles, self-insured retention (SIR), loss reimbursement, escrow, collateral/letter of credit and participating dividends. The Finance Operations Analyst will be responsible for:


  • Auditing the reconciliation of financial data, ensuring resolution for out of balance conditions >

  • Acting as an account manager in the analysis of loss data, interpretation and explanation of cash flow and loss sensitive billing methods and concepts >

  • Responding to internal and external client inquiries by providing technical advice in a professional, timely and accurate manner in complex situations >

  • Proactively analyzing performance of key performance indicators and communicate status and issues to management >

  • Recommending and implementing continuous improvements based on customer and broker needs >

  • Leading and collaborating on moderately complex ad hoc projects

If you are looking for an opportunity to expand your insurance knowledge and learn about the various programs Zurich offers this might be a great fit for you.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 5 or more years of experience in the Finance areaOR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 7 or more years of experience in the Finance area

Preferred Qualifications:

  • In-depth understanding of Property Casualty insurance concepts and coverage's including policy issuance, premium audits, accounting systems and premium processing

  • Account reconciliation skills

  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong customer service skills and AR

  • Strong Excel and SAP skills

  • Detail oriented with strong organizational skills

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve. Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world. Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

EOE disability/vets

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Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Schaumburg

Travel No

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 11/02/18

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 18000836

It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.