CDI - COO - SAP CC Analytics Specialist

Date: May 12, 2022

Location: Paris, FR

Company: SCOR


Paris France (FR) 


CDI - COO - SAP CC Analytics Specialist 


Finance & Accounting 



          About SCOR         

SCOR, the 4th largest reinsurer in the world, provides insurance companies with a diversified and innovative range of solutions and services to control and manage risk. Using its experience and expertise, “The Art & Science of Risk”, SCOR provides cutting-edge financial solutions, analytics tools and services in all areas related to risk – in Life & Health insurance as well as in P&C insurance. 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



- Job summary

Under the lead of the Head of Finance Reporting and Analytics, the SAP Analytics Specialist is responsible of the following:

  • Lead, organize & manage a defined scope of the Group Finance Applicative landscape
  • Lead and support the teams assigned to the maintenance & evolutions of this scope
  • Manage the cost estimations of evolutions and new applications integration assigned to this scope
  • Lead projects under his/her perimeter on all phases from budget estimation to delivery of the project in production
  • Drive Projects and BAU activities in an agile maneer on modules requested to achieve his/her objectives (SAP HANA, SAP BW, SAP Analytics Cloud, Analysis for Office, SDI/SDA)


- Key duties and responsibilities

The position reports to the SAP CC Planning and Allocations Manager.

The primary responsibilities are:

  • Providing support, guidance and expertise for the SAP Competency Center finance analytics projects and BAU at large. Perimeter includes SAP BW, SAP HANA, Analysis for Office, SAP Analytics Cloud and SDI/SDA (DPAgent)
  • Profile must be comfortable with SQL/No-SQL modelling and LSA++ methodologies in a Hybrid context
  • Ensuring the maintenance in operational conditions of the SAP CC area of responsibility:
    • Coordinating BAU activities with evolutions and projects delivery
    • Lead teams when needed and provide expertise
    • Ensuring a 360° vision of ongoing activities on the solutions you own to anticipate and monitor potential conflicts – propose action plans if needed
    • Managing external consultants when relevant
    • Ensuring the documentation maintenance as projects and evolutions are delivered
  • Project estimation and management of initiatives from simple to very complex
  • Advertise SCOR excellence through improving the operational excellence of the department
  • Mitigate risk with experts’ availability (grow and shrink management)
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives and workload estimations, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Coordinate internal (IT and Business) ressoures and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
  • Ensure that projects are delivered on-time, within scope and budget
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule
  • Report and escalate to management accordingly
  • Manage the relationship with the internal client and stakeholdrs
  • Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors

The position will also require to:

  • Communicate, educate, and help promoting the Finance Applicative & Analytics Landscape to the business
  • Train and support users and act as a reference on your playground
  • Assist in arbitrating, escalating, and resolving any project or Business As Usual related issues
  • Be customer oriented with a strong reliability on deadlines


- Required experience & competencies


  • Strong experience in modern SAP Analytics solutions portfolio – preferably within consulting companies or banking/insurance industry for 5+ years
  • Ability to understand both business and technology drivers and challenges
  • Proven project skills for both tools and methodologies
  • Knowledge of Finance and Accounting principles to support SCOR’s Finance community at large
  • Experience of working in a global environment / global SAP Competency Center
  • Ability to support highly skilled experts and provide a clear roadmap
  • Technologies oriented especially in a SAP-Centric ecosystem
  • Ability to communicate & write in French and English (mandatory)

Personal competencies:

  • Project management skills
  • Solution driven individual
  • Well organized, reliable with deadlines, efficient, analytical

Soft skills:

  • Good communication / presentation skills with top management

Digital competencies:

  • MS Office Suite
  • SAP HANA, SAP BW, SAP Analytics Cloud, Data provisioning solutions (DPAgent) and Analysis for Office

Managerial competenties:

  • Multicultural experience is a strong plus
  • Act as a reference for your counterparts, applying the same level of expectations to your deliverables than what you expect from others


- Required Education 

  • Master degree in Engineering, Technologies or Finance




Merci d'adresser votre candidature à l'adresse recrutements@scor.com en indiquant l'intitulé de poste en objet.