Senior Pricing Actuary

  • 33446
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Switzerland
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  • Mar 15, 2018
Reinsurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Detailed pricing of proportional and non-proportional reinsurance solutions, including mortality/morbidity experience analysis, developing assumptions, modelling of cash flows and providing an opinion on profitability.
  • Out-of-the-box thinking to come up with innovative pricing approaches and solutions.
  • Documentation of the pricing exercise (pricing and checking reports) as well as supporting the underwriters in sign-off presentations, offer letters to clients, etc.
  • Checking of pricing done by other team members.
  • Ensuring all pricing is carried out in accordance with company underwriting processes and pricing guidelines.
  • Research, development, maintenance and improvements to pricing methodologies and tools.
  • Follow-up and analysis of the in-force portfolio in coordination with In-force Management and Valuation teams.
  • Representing the company in client meetings and industry conferences.
  • Training of more junior team members.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Qualified Life Actuary (FIA or equivalent), typically with 5+ years of post-qualification pricing experience in Life insurance or reinsurance.
  • Reinsurance experience is a big advantage.
  • Good understanding of key industry issues and trends.
  • Proven analytical skills and joy working on complex projects.
  • Ability to manage time and multiple priorities effectively.
  • Self-motivation, ability to work under pressure when needed.
  • Efficient working with multiple IT tools/platforms, such as Excel and R.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to put across effectively complex technical issues and solutions to non-actuaries.
  • Ability to lead work and give/receive constructive feedback and coach others with a view to improving their/own performance.
  • Fluent in English, and preferably proficient in another language.