Actuarial Manager, Modeling

  • 34154
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Hong Kong
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  • Sep 10, 2018
  • Active role in IFRS 17 project team.
  • Review and develop understanding of new IFRS 17 Standard.
  • Support Group Accounting Policy development from a more operational stand point.
  • Develop IFRS 17 modelling guidance for LBUs and support the upskilling of LBUs on IFRS 17 modelling activities not limited to actuarial processes.
  • Propose and analyze approaches for IFRS 17 implementation, including a review of external solutions from e.g. consultancies, FIS.
  • Sharing the solution design with LBUs and identifying and resolving potential implementation issues, e.g. process improvements necessary to meet the IFRS 17 working day timetable. Will manage IFRS 17 delivery in BAU. Assist with transitioning the overall actuarial responsibilities for IFRS17 to BAU, both at Regional Head Office and in the LBUs.
  • Degree in Actuarial Science.
  • Significant knowledge about the life insurance industry.
  • 8-10 years’ actuarial experience within a life insurance company or professional services firm.
  • A demonstrable interest in IFRS 17; Solvency II knowledge would be beneficial.
  • Knowledge of relevant existing business processes is beneficial.
  • Strong modelling skills required; preferably with knowledge of Prophet.
  • Ability to speak one or more Asian languages desirable but not required.
  • Occasional travel may be required.
  • Excellent written and spoken English skills with strong verbal and interpersonal abilities.
  • Technically strong with excellent attention to detail.
  • A team player with ability to work under pressure and manage multiple tasks.
  • Proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint is expected.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Comfortable working with uncertainty, highly adaptable.