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Climate Risk Consultant

We are the CelsiusPro Group, an award-winning insurtech group dedicated to helping both private and public organisations to understand and mitigate the adverse financial impact of climate and NatCat risks. As the challenges posed by climate change intensify, our mission is to bring parametric insurance from the fringes to centre stage. 

Through CelsiusPro, we develop cutting-edge technology for managing parametric insurance. We collaborate with clients in designing and structuring tailored parametric solutions combining risk management, data science, and risk modelling. Our climate risk consulting services round our holistic solutions suite.

Business is underwritten by NatCatPro, utilizing our proprietary technology platform. We partner with insurance brokers to serve corporates and public-sector organisations seeking financial coverage against climate and NatCat perils.

With Global Parametrics, we expand our disaster risk management response capabilities by incorporating the risk capacity of the Natural Disaster Fund (NDF), a public-private partnership with capital committed by UK and German government agencies and backed by Hannover Re.

Our corporate culture thrives on core values of simplicity, sincerity, courage, and tenacity. We invite you to join us on this journey!

The Climate Risk Insights and Solutions (CRIS) team

The CRIS team consults public and private clients globally on climate reporting, climate-related risks, and consequent risk transfer solutions. The team focuses on delivering tailored climate risk assessments, scenario analysis, adaptation advisory and disclosure aligned to TCFD recommendations using science-based metrics, whilst emphasizing a supply chain approach and climate opportunities. We are now looking to recruit a highly motivated and skilled consultant to strengthen our capabilities and further develop the team. 

You will act as a Climate Risk Consultant, further developing our climate risk service offerings and expanding our partnerships and client portfolio You will report to the Head of Climate Risk Insights and Solutions.

Your tasks include:

  • Analysis and writing of consulting reports in the field of climate and NatCat risks

  • Preparation of mandates, writing and designing proof of concepts, contribution to the origination of new consulting mandates

  • Project management and coordination of consulting projects

  • Support in building the climate risk ecosystem, establishing partnerships and collaborations

  • Building internal climate risk intelligence - market and academic insights

  • Representation at conferences, including presentations and meetings

You have:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in climate sciences, sustainable finance, finance

  • Significant interest in physical climate risks

  • Former commitment in the climate risk space is a plus

  • Excellent writing and communication skills in English; German and Italian are a plus

  • Strong relationship-management skills and ability to establish rapport and credibility

  • Passion for innovation, connecting the dots, creating, and building an emerging topic

  • Business acumen and capability to succeed in an entrepreneurial environment

You are a team player with strong analytical and interpersonal skills. You are curious and bring passion and innovation to your work. You are solutions- and results-oriented, with the ability to manage multiple priorities and deliver results in a structured and timely manner.

Candidates must have Swiss or EU citizenship, or Swiss work permit. You will be expected to travel globally (approx. 10%).

 We offer a dynamic and international work environment. If you are open to an exciting new challenge, please send us your application (motivation letter and CV) by email. Applications without a motivation letter will not be considered. Contact: [email protected]