Director, Actuarial

  • 34291
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Ontario, Canada
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  • Sep 25, 2018
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  • Billingual (English & French)
Reinsurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Support ongoing and Implement new client claim scoring and segmentation models for Group Long Term Disability products. Complete data modelling implementation, coordinate model creation with Integrated Analytics and client, respond to claim scoring client queries and Ensure consistent delivery of client training, accuracy of information provided to clients on claim scoring queries.
  • Conduct regular and high quality communication with business partners and management to ensure that claim scoring requirements are clearly understood and documented and that implementation and maintenance plan meets business requirements.
  • Lead claims data science initiatives from research to timely delivery. Train and develop clients or others to learn and leverage new modeling tools and approaches. Actively influence and engage with analytics teams internally or with clients to ensure consistency and alignment where appropriate.
  • Conduct technical quality and operational process reviews with a focus on transforming practices or claim outcomes, eliminating manual processes and finding more effective tools to improve service TATs and claim optimization for clients, new ventures team and the company.
  • Responsible for leading the claim department key initiatives that support New Ventures, Third Party Administration claim liaison, case management flow and processes, and technical responses if necessary.
  • Develop and implement strategies to track and improve deteriorating client claim results.
  • Deliver on our commitment to improving claim outcomes for clients, adhering to treaty service level agreements and operating within compliance and audit controls.
  • Conduct technical quality and operational process reviews with a focus on transforming practices or claim outcomes, eliminating manual processes and finding more effective tools to improve service TATs and claim optimization for clients, new ventures team and the company.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • University degree in STEM discipline; advanced curriculum in Accounting and/ or Business is welcome. Degree in Actuarial Science and FSA designation is highly desired.
  • Insurance or financial services designation or progression is highly desired.
  • Experience in a data-related role performing quantitative analysis, modelling, and/or reporting.
  • Effectively interprets modelling results, distilling actionable insights and presenting them to partners; excellent attention to meeting time service and achieving deliverables.
  • Curiosity evident in emerging and innovative business technologies.
  • High degree of self-motivation, forward thinking, proven ability to work independently and be a highly effective influencer.
  • Ability to build solid, trusted client relationships. Demonstrated flexibility and effectiveness working under tight timelines; proven ability to adapt in a dynamic environment.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and presentation skills.
  • Bilingualism is a preferred asset.
  • Advanced experience using Excel, and additional Microsoft Suite applications.