Zurich NA Strategic Specialist in Schaumburg, Illinois
Zurich North America is currently looking for a Strategic Specialist to work out of our North American headquarters in Schaumburg, Illinois.
The Strategic Specialist role on the Strategic Execution Team will help address some of the most important issues facing Zurich by collaborating with subject matter experts from all areas of the company on a wide variety of projects in a fast-moving environment.
Assist in the direction setting for the organization or assigned business units by developing financial / operating plans
Supporting strategic and / or operational projects that are important to our financial, operational, and market success
Developing market intelligence and conducting competitive landscape analyses
Evaluating business opportunities and preparing business cases from strategic, operational, and financial perspectives
- Bachelor’s Degree and 2 or more years of experience in the Strategic and Operational Consulting area
Experience in strategic or operational consulting
Strong verbal, written communication and presentation skills
Strong problem solving and analytical skills
Advanced Microsoft Office, Excel, and database skills
Project management experience
Ability to deal with ambiguity and change
Property & Casualty insurance or Financial Services experience
Financial modeling experience
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.
Zurich does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Any unsolicited resume will become the property of Zurich American Insurance. If you are a preferred vendor, please use our Recruiting Agency Portal for resume submission.
Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Schaumburg
Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time
Relocation Available Yes
Job Posting 11/18/19
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 19000617
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.