Job Description

Senior Insurance Business Analyst 

based downtown Toronto 

 

Position Summary: 

Located in our Toronto or Montreal office, the Senior Business Analyst will lead the advancement of our client  XML and JSON standards, facilitate workshops, conduct working groups and member support. Primary contact for standards related questions for their members that include insurance companies, software vendors and brokers.

Key Responsibilities:

 The Senior Business Analyst acts as the lead for standards used by their  members. Specifically, the analyst is responsible for:

 

Standards

  • Interface with various members as the clients standards expert.
  • Create, update and maintain changes to the  XML standards for new and existing releases.
  • Use knowledge of XML to update mapping documents and associated spreadsheets.
  • Help members find information in the standards and clarifying the use of various aggregates and data elements.
  • In collaboration with our members, act as the authority on what can and cannot be done within the standards.
  • Responsible for resolving ambiguities in the standards and proposing changes to the standards as required.

Working Groups & Workshops

  • Lead and facilitate the national standards working groups and meetings where proposed changes to the XML standards are presented, analysed and discussed.
  • Amend and update XML standards as agreed upon in the national standards working groups.
  • Review enhancement request submitted by members to the standards, addressing any gaps or clarifications as necessary.

Reporting and Analytics

 

  • Assist in developing dashboards, ad-hoc reports and data visualizations to communicate meaningful standards metrics for their members
  • Conduct ongoing reviews against performance targets. Analyze data for performance trends, variances and look for opportunities to improve productivity and gain operational efficiencies
  • Maintain data integrity through consistent monitoring and auditing of data.

 

Skills & Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Management Information Systems, Computer Science or related field.  
  • 7-10 years of work experience in Property and Casualty insurance.
  • Experience with personal and commercial lines insurance and the associated coverage codes.
  • Bilingual (French & English) preferred.
  • Experience with requirements gathering, analysis, design and documentation.
  • Experience with business process mapping, identifying impacts with existing processes and developing future state processes.
  • Intermediate to advanced MS Excel and MS Access skills required.
  • Experience with XML, AL3, JSON schema’s and tools.
  • Experience using business intelligence tools (e.g. Tableau and Power BI).
  • Ability to solve complex problems, consolidate and organize large amounts of data and information.
  • Ability to work on multiple assignments with competing priorities independently as well as in a team environment.
  • Analytical and detail oriented with a high degree of accuracy.
  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate complex technical subjects to non-technical audiences.  
  • Highly motivated to work in a fast-paced environment and works well under pressure.
  • A sense of urgency for task completion and for members experience are essential.

 

If interested in this opportunity please contact antonella leone via email at antonella@dgacareers.com 

Job Posting Details

Job Type

Permanent

Market Segment

Insurance

Company Type

Recruiting Consultants

Languages Required

English

Education Required

CIP
FCIP
University Degree

Expertise Area

Other: Business Analysis

Minimum Experience Required

5 to 6 Years

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