Senior Actuarial Analyst

  • 33449
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • England
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  • Mar 15, 2018
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Develop and price new and existing products, by providing pricing expertise and any additional actuarial support as required.
  • Interpret the results of the experience investigations and update the pricing model and basis using data analysis and modelling techniques.
  • Maintain and manage the existing suite of products and assist in the delivery of new projects and initiatives developed within the business unit
  • Monitor the new business performance and competitor prices and bringing significant trends or features to the attention of the Pricing Actuary.
  • Maintain appropriate documentation supporting the pricing procedures, analyses, decisions, processes and controls.
  • Support the Pricing Actuary to determine optimal reinsurance arrangements for the protection products.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Part qualified actuary or qualified
  • Previous experience in this field.
  • Ideally someone with life insurance background such as pricing and reporting (pricing experience is not necessary but would be useful).
  • Experience in using Prophet is essential.
  • Must be flexible and enjoy working on a wide range of tasks.
  • Strong Excel skills - ability to produce technical calculations using Excel with clear audit trail.
  • Some understanding of a range of Protection products and reporting metrics.
  • Broad all round knowledge and awareness of relevant regulation and seek advice when necessary.
  • Good IT skills: Prophet, Excel, VBA.
  • Must be flexible and ability to multi-task effectively to meet strong demand.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure, independently and good time management.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Team player, with demonstrable experience of helping a team to succeed in its goals.
  • Put forward ideas and identify and act upon opportunities to enhance the performance of the team.
  • Demonstrate professional responsibility and accountability.