Senior Associate

  • 34253
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Quebec, Canada
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  • Sep 19, 2018
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  • Billingual (English & French)
  • Develop working knowledge of engagement objectives and the client's language/industry terms.
  • Learn/apply data processes, test controls, and perform substantive procedures.
  • Create work products that document engagement procedures.
  • Establish/manage priorities, create/manage work plans, communicate the status of activities, and successfully meet deadlines.
  • Maintain a strong client focus and maintain/develop productive working relationships with clients.
  • Stay informed of current business/economic developments relevant to the client.
  • Demonstrate team spirit, integrity, and leadership.
  • Use technology to continually learn, share knowledge with team members, and enhance service delivery.
  • Respect/protect confidential client information.
  • Bring potential business opportunities to the team's attention.
  • Financial modelling: conversion of models to AXIS, validation of pricing and valuation models.
  • Assessment and disclosure of financial information: financial modelling of reserves, reviews of experience studies, validation of the integration of changes in assumptions into the valuation system, validation of economic assumptions, deterministic and stochastic scenario testing.
  • Various actuarial advisory services in connection with internal audit assistance, experience analysis, product development and pricing, capital requirement validation and M&A engagements
  • Risk management: development of risk management tools, assessment of risk management controls and procedures, quantification of risk exposure.
  • An undergraduate or graduate degree in actuarial science, mathematics, statistics, or other related major.
  • ASA designation or being closed to obtaining the designation.
  • Three-to-five years’ relevant experience in the measurement of insurance contract liabilities and/or financial modelling.
  • Excellent interpersonal, and verbal and written communication skills, in both French and English.
  • Strong IT skills.