Company: NextEra
Skills: Risk Management
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Juno Beach, Florida, United States


NextEra Energy Resources is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.

Position Specific Description

Risk Management oversees all the insurance needs for NextEra Energy, Inc., as well as assessing and analyzing risks to the organization. The group is responsible for engaging with internal business units, insurance brokers, and insurance companies. Risk Management also oversees Palms, a Captive insurance company, as well as developing strategy on managing risk internally, risk transfer, and executing strategy.

  • Expertise in 3rd party catastrophe model vendor platforms (RMS preferred or AIR)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and demonstrable ability to work collaboratively and engage multiple internal and external stakeholders from across the business
  • Key attributes include learning agility, technology savvy, problem solving & decision making, and business thinking.


Job Overview

The Senior Catastrophe Risk Analyst works collectively with underwriting and actuarial stakeholders across the insurance and risk management operation providing expertise in catastrophe risk assessment and portfolio management. This position will perform advanced risk analyses on individual risks and overall portfolios to manage critical CAT aggregations and develop technical pricing.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ensures individual account risks and MGA/program bordereaux exposure details are modeled in accordance to standard procedures and assist with exposure control and pricing new/renewal business to maintain a profitable book
  • Manages the day-to-day data collection of catastrophe information, ensuring data integrity, accuracy and timeliness of information within all catastrophe management systems
  • Produces quarterly catastrophe exposure reports to quantify the company's exposure to catastrophe risk including catastrophe risk portfolio aggregations, data quality and modeled loss estimates
  • Assists in pre and post catastrophe event response data compilations of exposures and loss estimation
  • Acts as liaison between catastrophe model vendors, IT staff, and underwriting staff during the installation and upgrading of catastrophe model software
  • Researches catastrophe-related modeled and non-modeled exposures and collaborates with the analytics and underwriting teams on client projects and initiatives
  • Analyzes underwriting and risk management workflow and makes suggestions for improvement
  • Provides catastrophe model training materials and documentation to department staff
  • Assists in the development of product applications including pricing, CAT analysis and monitoring, and underwriting platforms to deliver profit targets and required operational efficiencies
  • Perform vendor model evaluations and model change impact analysis
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned


Required Qualifications

• Bachelor's Degree
• Experience: 5+ years progressive catastrophe modeling and with 3rd party catastrophe model vendor platforms

Preferred Qualifications

• RMS Certified Catastrophe Risk Analyst (CCRA) and/or AIR Institute's Certified Extreme Event Modeler Event (CEEM) designation(s)
• Experience: 3rd party catastrophe model vendor platforms RMS or AIR and generalist knowledge of other disciplines including actuarial, underwriting, and claims areas

Employee Group: Exempt
Employee Type:Full Time
Job Category: Science, Research, and Technology
Organization: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC
Location: Juno Beach, Florida
Other Work Locations: Florida
Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.

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