Institutional Markets Business Strategy

at Global Atlantic Financial Group
New York, New York, United States

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COMPANY OVERVIEW

Global Atlantic Financial Group is a leader in the U.S. life insurance and annuity industry, serving the needs of individuals and institutions. With differentiated investment and risk management capabilities, deep client relationships, and a strong financial foundation, the company has established a track record of delivering proven, value-added solutions and long-term growth. Global Atlantic is a majority-owned subsidiary of KKR, a leading global investment firm that offers asset management and capital markets solutions across multiple strategies.

Global Atlantic is looking for a diverse team of talented individuals who reinforce our culture of collaboration and innovation. We are dedicated to the career development of our people because we know they are critical to our long-term success. Join our team and come grow with us. 

Position Overview:

The Analyst will join Global Atlantic’s New York-based Institutional business. We are a ~15 person principal investing team within Global Atlantic Financial Group, subsidiary of KKR. We are focused on deploying capital on reinsurance and acquisition opportunities in the US Insurance Industry. To date, the Institutional business has acquired over $40 billion of assets. The business has experienced strong growth and in April 2020, the team launched its first investment side-car, Ivy Re, with external investors.

The Analyst will work closely with other members of the Institutional business and cross-functional partners, interfacing with business leaders and senior management to:

  • Prepare materials for Global Atlantic’s Board of Directors and senior management
  • Assist with business strategy, including: creating and documenting new processes, examining existing operations and implementing improvements, tracking key metrics, and assisting with the annual business planning process
  • Support investor relations operations for the side-car including content and logistics of Board meetings, capital calls, dividends, and investor communications
  • Assist with activities related to the closing and settlement of new reinsurance transactions on balance sheet and in the side-car
  • Support ongoing management of budget for Institutional business
  • Collaborate both within the Institutional business, as well as with other areas such as Investments, Risk, Actuarial, Finance, and Legal

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Undergraduate degree required with outstanding academic record and high level of personal integrity
  • 1-2 years of experience. Experience in investment banking, consulting, or insurance is preferred
  • Strong analytical abilities, organizational skills, and attention to detail
  • Enjoys problem solving and making processes more efficient
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to clearly articulate ideas to senior management
  • Team-oriented with ability to collaborate cross-functionally with high degree of professionalism

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TOTAL REWARDS STATEMENT  

Global Atlantic’s total rewards package is reflective of our corporate values, particularly diversity, excellence and innovation, with a focus on inclusion, pay equity, and flexibility. We are proud to support your personal and professional growth and well-being through programs such as educational assistance, virtual physical therapy, remote/onsite fitness reimbursement, a medical second opinion program, pet insurance, military leave, parental leave, adoption assistance, fertility and family planning coverage. We strive to foster a culture of total well-being through community outreach and charitable giving programs.

We are active in our communities-

  • New York: Red Hook Conservancy, Girls Who Invest and The Bowery Mission
  • Boston: Cradles to Crayons, Project Bread, Let’s Get Ready, Rise Against Hunger, Salvation Army and many other local volunteer organizations in around the Boston area
  • Hartford: Habitat for Humanity, Foodshare, Humane Society, Hands on Hartford, Mercy Shelter and Dog Star Rescue
  • Indianapolis: Elevate Indianapolis, Gleaners Food Bank and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
  • Batesville: American Cancer Society Relay for Life, Angels of Giving, Margaret Mary Health Foundation, Ripley County Community Foundation, Safe Passage, Batesville High School Sponsorships, local area youth sports and food pantries, as well as many others
  • Des Moines: United Way, Central Iowa Shelter & Services, Junior Achievement of Central Iowa and Make a Wish Foundation
  • Berwyn: Food drive and will be planning an event to help a local family over the holidays
  • Atlanta: Packaged Good Organization, which helps the most vulnerable community members with providing personalized care packages for people in need including the elderly, our armed forces, the homeless and hospitalized kids
  • Bermuda: Sponsor of a weekly feeding program operated by The Hamilton Seventh-Day Adventist Church

 

Social platforms provide an environment to collaborate with others and participate in friendly competitions towards achieving physical, emotional and financial well-being. Our highly competitive health, retirement, life and disability plans can be tailored to best suit your needs and those of your whole family.

Global Atlantic is committed to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can meaningfully contribute to our success. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate in employment on any basis that is prohibited by federal, state or local laws.  More than that, we strive to be inclusive of all backgrounds and experiences, which we feel gives us a competitive advantage in the market and within our firm.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status. 

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