Actuary

  • 33478
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Japan
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  • Apr 2, 2018
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  • Japanese, English
Reinsurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Perform quarterly valuation tasks with internal IT tool in close coordination with the regional team in Singapore.
  • Perform yearly experience studies on specific reinsurance treaties with internal IT tools and provide recommendations based on the outcome.
  • Provide quarterly business prognosis with internal IT tools in close coordination with the business development team.
  • Monitor in-force business and come up with possible measures / tactics in close cooperation with the business development team.
  • Lead/manage actuarial projects and related research in relation to, for example, developing trade of terms in certain lines of business (e.g. living benefits).
  • Involve in pricing of various reinsurance quotes on an assigned basis.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Qualified Life actuary (preferably FIAJ).
  • 5 to 8 years of experience at a Life insurance company in Japan. Preferably with experience in valuation, pricing, experience studies and people management.
  • Team player, highly motivated, proactive, positive attitude, enduring, open to new ideas and feedback from peers.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Native Japanese language, intermediate level in English. Willingness to learn/improve English and to work in an international environment.
  • Experience in driving and leading projects.
  • Good IT skills and willing to learn internal IT tools.
  • Analytical skills and a flair for statistics, analytic modelling.
  • Flexibility for occasional business trips.