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Insurance Project Specialist, Science Based Targets Initiative

Closing: Jan 28, 2023

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Published: Jan 17, 2023 (14 days ago)

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You will assist in the development and integration of insurance underwriting into the SBTi Finance guidance and standards. The output of this work will be integrated into both the near-term target framework and the Net-Zero Standard for Financial Institutions (FINZ). You will be supported by the highly motivated Financial Institutions team at SBTi. You will report to the SBTi Finance Insurance Underwriting Project Manager.


What you will need:


  • Education: You have completed a Bachelor’s in risk management, insurance, finance, business, economics, environment, sustainable development, administration, international relations, social sciences, law or related fields.
  • Experience: You have 3+ years full-time relevant work experience in the insurance industry, ideally with climate and/or regulatory expertise.
    • Experience in the insurance and reinsurance underwriting process (at least one year of experience)
    • Experience in developing and promoting sustainable insurance strategies, approaches, products and solutions (encompassing insurance ESG risk management, net-zero insurance, insurance for low/zero-emission technologies, climate and disaster risk insurance, inclusive insurance and/or nature-positive insurance)
    • Ideally spanning both non-life and life/health lines of business
    • Prior experience at the international level in program management and stakeholder engagement is required.
    • Prior experience in responsible investment is advantageous. 
  • Languages: You have verbal and written English proficiency.
  • Requirements: Existing work authorization is required where this position is based. WRI is unable to authorize visa work authorization.


Responsibilities
You will assist in the development and integration of insurance underwriting into the SBTi Finance guidance and standards. The output of this work will be integrated into both the near-term target framework and the Net-Zero Standard for Financial Institutions (FINZ). You will be supported by the highly motivated Financial Institutions team at SBTi. You will report to the SBTi Finance Insurance Underwriting Project Manager.


What you will need:


  • Education: You have completed a Bachelor’s in risk management, insurance, finance, business, economics, environment, sustainable development, administration, international relations, social sciences, law or related fields.
  • Experience: You have 3+ years full-time relevant work experience in the insurance industry, ideally with climate and/or regulatory expertise.
    • Experience in the insurance and reinsurance underwriting process (at least one year of experience)
    • Experience in developing and promoting sustainable insurance strategies, approaches, products and solutions (encompassing insurance ESG risk management, net-zero insurance, insurance for low/zero-emission technologies, climate and disaster risk insurance, inclusive insurance and/or nature-positive insurance)
    • Ideally spanning both non-life and life/health lines of business
    • Prior experience at the international level in program management and stakeholder engagement is required.
    • Prior experience in responsible investment is advantageous. 
  • Languages: You have verbal and written English proficiency.
  • Requirements: Existing work authorization is required where this position is based. WRI is unable to authorize visa work authorization.


Outreach, Engagement, and Partnership Management (30% time)

  • Work in conjunction with SBTi partners to assist the Net-Zero target-setting method development process
  • Use and maintenance of SBTi project management and collaboration tools (e.g., Asana, Slack, Google Drive, etc.)
  • Support in coordination of the collaboration with the Net-Zero Insurance Alliance, public consultation and road-testing process with the Net-Zero Manager
  • Support in managing responses to the insurance-specific inquiries


Methods Development (70% time)

  • Support development of resources, specifically related to insurance underwriting, in the FI Guidance & Net-Zero Standard development process
  • Produce high-quality documentation based on internal product and scoping requirements on Insurance Underwriting for the SBTi Standard for Financial Institutions
  • Contribute to the updating of the SBTi financial sector criteria and framework


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