Expert Principal/Associate Director (Insurance Analytics)

Location:

Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Los Angeles, Miami, Minneapolis, New Jersey, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Seattle, Washington, D.C.

Geography:

North America

Capabilities:

Big data & advanced analytics, Strategy, Technology & digital

Industries:

Insurance

About Us

Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy. We partner with clients from the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors in all regions to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their enterprises. Our customized approach combines deep insight into the dynamics of companies and markets with close collaboration at all levels of the client organization. This ensures that our clients achieve sustainable competitive advantage, build more capable organizations, and secure lasting results. Founded in 1963, BCG is a private company with more than 90 offices in 50 countries. For more information, please visit bcg.com

Role Profile

WHAT WE NEED:

BCG is looking for Senior Expert to lead our insurance analytics business and expert team of consultants. The ideal candidate will be an experienced executive who is well-established in the insurance industry with demonstrated impact in strategy consulting and advanced analytics. The ability to build meaningful, productive relationships—inside and outside of the firm—will be critical to success.


WHAT YOU’LL DO:

In this unique role, you will shape BCG’s offering to insurance clients, informing our approach based on your experience and learnings within the industry. As a leader in the practice, you will build a team of similarly qualified experts who can solve complex client challenges, helping insurers to meet their customers’ evolving needs, reduce risk, increase efficiency, and explore new growth opportunities.


You will support project team execution, overseeing multiple client engagements, advising as necessary in workshops and/or high-level meetings. You will direct and supervise research activities to obtain relevant data and define client needs and challenges. Working alongside case team managers, you will contribute expertise, ensuring accurate analysis of data and feasible recommendations. You will also drive commercial growth by supporting colleagues in their business development activities, originating leads and acting as a key topic content lead for proposals or other business development work.


Expert consultants are vital to BCG’s ability to successfully meet our clients’ demand for deep expertise and advanced technical capabilities.  Our experts are driven by a passion to explore and innovate in their field. As part of our consulting cohort, they work alongside our generalist and specialty consultants to form “one BCG team,” capable of delivering deep strategy and technical expertise. Experts come from diverse backgrounds, with expertise usually gained outside of BCG in either industry, academia, or specialized consulting.


WHO YOU’LL WORK WITH:


The Insurance practice is one of BCG’s fastest growing practices and serves four industry sectors: Life insurance, Property & Casualty, Commercial & Reinsurance and Health, as well as Insurance brokerage firms. We have a strong global network with over 200 senior staff members operating out of 44 offices worldwide. The members of the Insurance Team combine relevant regulatory, technical, and analytical know-how with the BCG core competencies: planning, steering, and strategy for top management. We help companies identify and develop growth opportunities that reshape the future of the Insurance industry.


Our Expert Consulting Track (ECT)

The Expert Consulting Track (ECT) is vital to BCG’s ability to successfully meet our clients’ demand for deep expertise and advanced technical capabilities. Experts deliver next-level impact for BCG's most complex and cutting-edge client challenges. Experts focus on developing BCG's thought leadership, commercial capabilities, and intellectual property assets; and their work is essential to our delivery model. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team to bring the ‘best of BCG’ to our clients, Experts come from diverse backgrounds, with expertise often gained outside of BCG in industry, academia, or specialized consulting.

Your Qualifications

YOU BRING:

  • 10+ years experience, including consulting experience within the insurance industry.
  • Broad experience using advanced data analytics strategies across multiple insurance categories, such as:
    • Property & Casualty
    • Life & Retirement
    • Group Insurance
  • Well-recognized expertise in leading edge data analytics in insurance, and a proven track record of successful strategy formulation and implementation.
  • Detailed knowledge of leading analytics capabilities, including predictive analytics across the insurance value chain (e.g., lead scoring and management, risk selection modeling, and/or algorithmic and customer behavior, propensity modeling).
  • A deep network among insurance companies and their leadership teams, as well as a history of building client relationships within large organizations, and identifying opportunities to deepen those relationships and grow the business.
  • Excellent management and communication skills, including the ability to mentor, develop, and retain talent.
  • Advanced business degree or other quantitative degree from a top-tier institution preferred.

YOU’LL BE BASED IN:


United States (flexible); Chicago or Northeast preferred.


YOU’LL BE TRAVELING:


Travel is anticipated, and will vary based on specific project locations.

Date Posted:

10-Jan-2019

Boston Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under national, provincial, or local law, where applicable, and those with criminal histories will be considered in a manner consistent with applicable state and local laws.
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