Willis Towers Watson

Analyst - Broking

Posted on Jun 29 Portland, ME

non-immigrant visa sponsorship and/or assistance is not offered for this
specific job opportunity.

Welcome to Willis Re!
Willis Re, part of the Investment, Risk & Reinsurance
segment of Willis Towers Watson, is one of the world’s leading reinsurance
advisory and broking businesses. Connecting risk and capital, we help the
global insurance industry, governments and society at large manage and mitigate
extreme risk – from natural catastrophes such as flood, earthquakes, hurricanes
and pandemics, to technological or political risks such as cyber and terrorism.
We bring together advanced analytics, risk transfer and transactional
expertise to provide advisory and consultation to client on how their risk
portfolios impact performance and execute on those capabilities to deliver
improved financial results.


For more information on Willis Re and the reinsurance
industry, visit Willis
Re Careers


Your Opportunity
As part of a fast-evolving,
billion-dollar global
industry, Willis Re provides a multitude of exciting career opportunities
for talented and driven individuals.


Sponsored by the Willis Re Executive
team, our two-year foundational learning program -
the REinsurnace ACHievment Program (REACH) – will provide
everything you need to know about the reinsurance industry and for career
This program is unique in
the reinsurance industry and is set up to compete with the best training
programs available across in financial services.


REACH includes:

This foundational programme is part of Willis Re’s world class Learning Academy, which supports career
development for all our colleagues, from graduates through to senior leaders.

About this Role

As a Reinsurance Broking Analyst
you will be immersed in front line broking work to support senior brokers in
all aspects of securing new clients and servicing existing clients.  The work for our insurance clients includes:


  • Assisting in the marketing, negotiation, placing
    and servicing of client accounts, working with people at all levels within the
    client’s organization
  • Preparing
    pitch documents and presentation materials for new and existing clients
  • Data
    analysis in partnership with our actuarial and catastrophe modeling teams
  • Helping to structure, place and service
  • Drafting contracts and supporting the
    finalization of transactions and treaties

You will also have the opportunity for:
  • Domestic or global travel, as required
  • Increasing opportunities for client interaction and
    responsibility as your experience and capabilities evolve
  • Participation in the REACH learning program
    & support for industry qualifications
  • Willis Re also supports CFA Level I once
    industry qualifications are achieved

Many of the greatest ideas and discoveries come from a diverse mix of
minds, backgrounds and experiences, which is why we are committed to
cultivating an inclusive work environment enriched by our people, our clients
and the communities in which we work. We create a culture of engagement and
respect by demonstrating inclusive behaviors throughout our inclusion networks.
We encourage and welcome applications from any degree discipline/ major and all


If you have an appetite to learn and succeed, an ability to build
technical knowledge, with a passion for building and maintaining relationships…
start your career at Willis Re!


Desired Skills and Qualifications


  • A
    bachelor’s degree from a four year college or university with a 3.0 or higher
    graduating GPA
  • Ability
    to apply basic mathematical and quantitative concepts
  • Enthusiasm
    and interest to learn about Insurance, Risk and Reinsurance
  • Ability
    to build strong internal and external relationships at all levels of the
  • Good
    Microsoft Office skills ( Excel, Word and PowerPoint)
  • Desire
    and drive to take on early responsibility
  • Initiative
    and an eagerness to drive projects to a successful conclusion
  • Willing
    and able to act as a team player