Senior Actuarial Analyst

  • 33365
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Ontario, Canada
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  • Feb 21, 2018
  • Developing and maintaining models required to perform the actuarial valuation.
  • Evaluating the policy liabilities, providing advice and guidance on an ongoing basis and to assist on all matters related to actuarial valuation.
  • Developing and maintaining models required to perform the stress testing and determine capital for the policy liabilities of the Mortgage Insurance Activities.
  • Preparing analysis and reports in support of the Dynamic Capital Adequacy Testing.
  • Preparing executive-level documents and presentations, such as Management Committee presentations and reports on Stress Testing and Capital.
  • Reviewing of pricing structures and models involving the calculation of actuarially sound rates, the review of pricing and profitability algorithms and the impact of the proposed pricing changes on company results.
  • Participating in the development of new products with other specialists and the insurance product development division.
  • Modelling the impacts of new accounting standards and capital requirements on the financial statements as well as assessing the impact on future financial performance of the Company
  • Performing ad-hoc requests that cover an array of areas, including assessing the necessary return on assets, capital and dividend optimization and others.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science, Finance, Mathematics or a related field, and five (5) to ten (10) years’ experience in a financial industry in risk assessment.
  • Associate or Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries, Society of Actuaries or significant progress toward achieving membership.
  • Understanding of mortgage insurance operations and processes: underwriting, claims processing;
  • Knowledge of actuarial/risk pricing techniques;
  • Knowledge of actuarial, accounting and financial analytical techniques and statistical methods;
  • Knowledge of quantitative and qualitative analysis;
  • Strong ability to make proficient use of computer-based actuarial/financial tools (in particular SAS and MS Office products and Actuarial software);
  • General knowledge of the business, mandate and objectives
  • Solid communication skills - verbal, written and presentation;
  • High level of analytical, creative and conceptual skills;
  • Demonstrated planning skills and the ability to synthesize data;
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment;
  • Demonstrated organizational skills and the ability to undertake and complete multiple concurrent tasks;
  • Demonstrated problem solving and decision-making skills.
  • Knowledge of mortgage financing is an asset.