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Analyste ILS

Date: Jun 23, 2019

Location: Paris, FR

Company: SCOR


Paris France (FR) 


Analyste ILS 


Asset Management 



          About SCOR         

SCOR is the 5th largest Reinsurance Company worldwide, following a profit-driven underwriting policy and practising selectively across all branches of reinsurance. Our specialist teams operate in over 120 countries, developing value added and innovative products and services and making long-term commitments to their clients, namely insurers and large corporations.
SCOR's aim, as an independent global reinsurance company, is to develop its Life and P&C business lines, to provide its clients with a broad range of innovative reinsurance solutions and to pursue an underwriting policy founded on profitability, supported by effective risk management and a prudent investment policy, in order to offer its clients an optimum level of security, to create value for its shareholders, and to contribute to the welfare and resilience of Society by helping to protect insureds against the risks they face.


- Department


Within SCOR Investment Partners, the desk “ILS” is in charge of investments in insurance linked securities. Hence, while not limited to, the main products managed by the team are catbonds, collateralized reinsurance, retro, ILWs... The Head of ILS is reporting to the Chief Investment Officer of SCOR Investment partners.


- Mission 


The ILS analyst has in charge the analysis of insurance linked securities. She or he reports to the Head of ILS.

The investments could be located within the SCOR Mandate or through funds that could be open to third parties.


Within the desk “ILS”, you will be responsible for all the full analysis of the instruments you will have been assigned by the Head of ILS.

Consequently, your input will be decisive in the bottom-up part of the process. Hence, while not limited to, your mission will be to perform a deep analysis of a list of products to produce investment recommendation and warnings at inception and during the life of the investment.

You will actively participate to the different steps of a new issuance process and will be associated to the final investment decision made by the fund managers.

As any analyst, you will be responsible for the fair analysis of the different relevant documentations and especially the different risk metrics provided by the issuer.


- Required Background and Experience


  • Actuarial or Engineer educational background.
  • 4 to 7 years of experience, including 3 years in Cat Nat risks modelization (preferably RMS and/or AIR) within the insurance/ re-insurance/ ILS funds sector.
  • Good knowledge of ILS products would be a plus.
  • Excellent English level.