Data Analyst for Codan/RSA - Solvency II focus

Codan Insurance is Denmark's third largest insurer and has nearly 340,000 Danish households and 50,000 small and large companies as clients. Codan Insurance is part of the Codan group, which owns the Swedish insurance company Trygg-Hansa. Codan Group is now 100% owned by UK insurance group RSA. This makes Codan part of one of the world's largest insurance companies with approx. 20 million clients and 21,000 employees.

We are currently expanding our exciting Data Management & Quality department and are therefore looking for a number of Data Analysts in Copenhagen, Stockholm and Oslo to join our team. You will be joining our ongoing Solvency II programme, and will be a key player in planning and executing the transformation of Codan/Trygg-Hansa into a Solvency II compliant environment.

As Data Analyst in RSA Nordic you will have the opportunity to join a global company with all that it entails of complex professional challenges, capable international colleagues and excellent opportunities to develop and grow. You will be working on the high-attention, business critical Solvency II project and will have a unique opportunity to influence and make a difference. The Data Analyst is a pivotal role that will require strong technical knowledge as well as good communication skills internally as well as externally.

Your responsibilities:

As Data Analyst you will work on subjects like Data Policy, Data Governance and a Framework for assessing Data Quality. You will be working cross functionally across the organisation to analyse processes and data flows and to recommend improvements. You will oversee the implementation of these recommended improvements into the appropriate processes and systems. Specific tasks include:

  • Support and participate in continuously improvement of Data Policy and Data Dictionary
  • Ensure a appropriate view of system architecture and processes
  • Act as coach for the business areas in Data quality related issues
  • Support the assessment of Data Quality
  • Propose and secure execution of improvements
  • Assist in implementation and configuration of final systems and process solutions
  • Control that agreed systems and process solutions meet expectations
  • Monitor transformation of changes and set up business-as-usual support

Your profile:

As ideal candidate for this position you most likely have an academic background within mathematics, engineering, IT or another relevant area. You should have at least 5 years working experience within the financial services industry – for example from an accounting/auditing role, an analyst role or a consulting role. It is crucial that you have a strong experience from participating in complex IT projects. In addition to this, you should:

  • Have solid experience with data structuring and data governance, including meta data
  • Have substantial SAS programming experience
  • A good understanding of financial data flows and processes in practice and theory and the ability to couple this with technical data concepts.
  • Ideally have an understanding of Solvency II – or at least have a strong desire to learn more

As a person you should be:

  • A self managing individual who is capable of leading areas of technical work with limited supervision.
  • Above-average analytical skills and a generally analytical mindset
  • A high degree of responsibility and engagement that leads you to focus on closing and completing tasks
  • A strong teamplayer who also has a sense of humor.

Submit your application through Codans recruitment portal: