Zurich NA Senior Performance Analyst I in Schaumburg, Illinois

Zurich is currently looking for a Sr. Performance Analyst I to work out of our North American head-quarters in Schaumburg, Illinois.

Chosen candidate will be responsible for building key financial models and presentations for strategic projects as and when they arise. The role spans across all Market Facing Units and Function, providing financial support and expertise for cost benefit analysis, new business tenders, valuations and acquisitions as required.

High Level Influencer Internally Focused - The job’s core deliverables rely on influencing or negotiating with a broad range of internal clients, specifically executives and/or senior management. Expectation of the need to employ specialized techniques and substantial experience. Relationships typically involve persuading or countering opposition.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance and 8 or more years of experience in the Accounting or Finance area

OR + High School Diploma or Equivalent and 10 or more years of experience in the Accounting or Finance area

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CPA
  • CPCU
  • CFA
  • CTP
  • Insurance industry experience
  • Strong knowledge of accounting or treasury principles
  • Project management experience
  • General ledger or treasury transactional experience
  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Office experience
  • Technology experience related to one or more of the following areas: General ledger, financial reporting systems, treasury workstation, Business Objects or other query tools
  • Strong verbal and written communication 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 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

Title: Senior Performance Analyst I

Location: Illinois-Schaumburg

Requisition ID: 170003EV