Chief Financial Officer, Reinsurance
Company: XL CATLIN
Posted on: November 24, 2022
Job Description - Chief Financial Officer, Reinsurance
(16000305D20221003) Job Description Chief Financial Officer,
Reinsurance ( Job Number: 16000305D20221003 ) DISCOVER your
opportunity The CFO, Reinsurance acts as both a Strategic Business
Partner and Chief Financial officer on all finance matters to the
CEO, Reinsurance. This role is an active participant on both the
functional (CFO) and business unit (Reinsurance) leadership teams.
DISCOVER your opportunity What will your essential responsibilities
- Partner with the CEO, Reinsurance to understand their
businesses from an integrated financial perspective, provide
insight into potential improvements, and give your perspective on
the feasibility of various strategic initiatives.
- Responsible for forecasting the Business unit's financial
standing based on financial and operational data and reports and
advising the CEO and respective boards on strategic direction.
- Responsible for all Finance and Actuarial matters within the
Reinsurance Unit, while representing Finance and actuarial on the
Reinsurance Leadership Team.
- Reinsurance representative on the Divisional CFO leadership
team, representing and accountable for all Assumed Reinsurance
related finance and actuarial matters at the division.
- Help to look at the business through an analytical lens and
drive the increased analytical culture and mindset within the
business and finance. Challenge and coach the business on the
financial impact of their decisions. Actively seek to align
business partnering activities with controllership, to enable
accuracy, consistency and efficiency in our planning and reporting
processes, and "one set of numbers" in relation to the Reinsurance
- Engage in the ground up preparation of the annual and
multi-year plan. Bring together the aggregated view and performance
metrics for the Reinsurance leadership team.
- Actively monitor expense drivers and work with the business to
ensure most efficient cost structure.
- Champion the CFO function in the Business unit, educating the
business in finance matters and the AXA XL finance processes that
they provide inputs to.
- Oversee strategic projects and analysis to deep dive into
specific business topics using a finance lens
- To encourage and foster strong working relationships with
FinOps, ERM, Capital Management, Treasury, Compliance, Investment
Accounting, Internal Audit and Tax, and feed into their processes
- Oversee the corporate close processes, including balance sheet
control, liquidity and capital requirements for all Reinsurance
legal entities and ensure close partnership with the Divisional
Chief Reporting & Capital officer
- Work with external audit partners to plan and resource external
audit activities appropriately. Provide information in a timely
- To actively participate in Board of Director roles for
- Review and at times, be involved in the production of internal
Board and Management MI related to the legal entities alongside all
external reporting requirements.
- Manage the financial risk within the legal entity risk
framework (including Market, Credit and Liquidity) relating to the
Reinsurance legal entities, supporting on stress testing, where
appropriate. We're looking for someone who has these abilities and
- Industry Knowledge: Solid understanding of reinsurance, with a
deep understanding on the performance drivers of an reinsurance
technical P&L and the way the drivers interact with each
- Strategic Leadership: Role model by setting a high bar for
performance, engagement and commitment. Takes initiative. Ability
to lead independently. Provide creative thought leadership while
also listening and engaging others. Ability to persuade and the
capability to implement real progress and widespread innovation.
Effectively and appropriately review embedded assumptions and
create positive change to processes, increase transparency and
improve understanding by wider stakeholders.
- Strong Collaborator: Develop and maintain productive working
relationships with internal and external stakeholders. Provide
guidance and seek input from others as needed to achieve the best
result possible. Enjoys navigating an environment with multiple
- Strong Communicator: Excellent verbal and written
communication, presentation and influencing skills are essential.
Able to communicate effectively with internal and external
stakeholders at all levels of sophistication.
- Results Oriented: A keen ability to execute and deliver
results. Approach tasks proactively and anticipate needs. Think
quickly and have the flexibility to (re-)prioritize multiple work
streams/ projects/ tasks without sacrificing quality. Act with a
sense of urgency. Understands and has experience in project
management. Is able to have a broad perspective and a preference
for planning for the future. FIND your future AXA XL, the P&C
and specialty risk division of AXA, is known for solving complex
risks. For mid-sized companies, multinationals and even some
inspirational individuals we don't just provide re/insurance, we
reinvent it. How? By combining a strong and efficient capital
platform, data-driven insights, leading technology, and the best
talent in an agile and inclusive workspace, empowered to deliver
top client service across all our lines of business --' property,
casualty, professional, financial lines and specialty. With an
innovative and flexible approach to risk solutions, we partner with
those who move the world forward. Learn more at axaxl.com AXA XL is
an Equal Opportunity Employer. Location : BM-BM-Hamilton Other
Locations : US-CT-Hartford, GB-GB-London, US-NY-New York,
US-CT-Stamford Work Locations : BM Hamilton O'Hara House Bermudiana
Road P.O. Box HM 2245 Hamilton HM08 Job Field : Finance Schedule :
Full-time Job Type : Standard AXA XL is an Equal Opportunity
Employer and does not discriminate against any colleague or
applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, national
origin, religion, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual
orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status,
military status or any other category protected by local law.
Keywords: XL CATLIN, Hamilton , Chief Financial Officer, Reinsurance, Executive , Hamilton, Ohio
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!