Aon is looking for an Analyst II. As part of an industry-leading team, you will help empower results for our clients by delivering innovative and effective solutions as part of our Ward Group business group within Aon's Rewards Solutions team. This position offers an opportunity to work as a Senior Analyst in our Cincinnati, Ohio office. Ward Group is the leading provider of benchmarking and best practices studies for the insurance industry. Our clients comprise companies of all sizes, including more than half of the top 100 U. S. insurance carriers. More information about Ward Group is available at www. wardinc. com. The Senior Analyst will evaluate benchmarking data for each assigned client to verify that all statistical, headcount, and expense information is compiled consistently and accurately using common definitions applied to all participants. Work with client contact to adjust the data as necessary. Follow-up with client contact regarding any inconsistencies. Act as the primary consultant on 15-20 property-casualty and/or life-health benchmarking assignments. Working with our senior leaders, the Senior Analyst will contribute to strategy, relationship management and business development. Your impact as an Analyst II Job Responsibilities: Support client teams on multiple assignments related to our benchmarking products and consulting engagements. Ensure successful completion of each benchmarking project including analysis and processing of data, coordination of client scheduling and onsite visits, and client communication. Answer client questions regarding data requirements, calculations used in the benchmarking models, and definitions applied in the benchmarking models. Assist with the preparation of materials for final benchmarking meetings including, but not limited to: the selection of benchmark groups, selection of performance measurements to be used to in graphs, compilation of gap analysis and other materials related to executive briefings, and review of all materials for accuracy. Annually direct best practices strategic studies as identified. Research existing and emerging trends in client businesses Prepare special reports and analyses geared toward presenting insights You Bring Knowledge and Expertise Required Experience: Ability to work independently and on a team on multiple projects. Strong mathematical and/or analytical skills. 3-5 years of relevant work experience. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Strong knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint. Access skills a plus. Understanding of financial accounting concepts and insurance industry accounting principles and business practices preferred. Education: Bachelors or Master s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or similar field. Education: Bachelors or Master's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or similar field. We offer you A competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization. Our Colleague Experience: From helping clients gain access to capital after natural disasters, to creating access to health care and retirement for millions, Aon colleagues empower results for our clients, communities, and each other every day. They make a difference, work with the best, own their potential, and value one another. This is the Aon Colleague Experience, defining what it means to work at Aon and realizing our vision of empowering human and economic possibility. To learn more visit Aon Colleague Experience. About Aon: Aon plc (NYSE:AON) is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance. DISCLAIMER: Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. 2490845
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