Director

  • 34363
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Ontario, Canada
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  • Oct 26, 2018
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  • Billingual (English & French)
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Leadership of all technical elements of the quoting including case specific underwriting to assess longevity risk.
  • This individual also manages the relationship with our Investments Division to help maximize competitiveness of investment strategy to support the pension risk transfer business and ensure we are using the most appropriate investment yields for our quotes.
  • Development and continuous refinement of our mortality basis and underwriting principles to support this business.
  • Responsible for leading the research of longevity for the business.
  • A thought leader for longevity risk in the Canadian Division.
  • Presence in the market with direct exposure to consulting partners as well as clients.
  • Understanding of LICAT and IFRS17 and the implications to pricing and return measurements.
  • Product development to meet the evolving needs of the Pension Risk Transfer business.
  • Work with administration to help deliver superior customer service.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • University degree with major in mathematics, finance or actuarial science.
  • FCIA designation.
  • Prior experience in a pension consulting environment is helpful; investment related experience desirable.
  • Strong operational background with a focus on controls.
  • Ability to attract, motivate and develop talent to build the right team to meet strategic direction and tomorrow’s needs.
  • Understands the Defined Benefit pension environment and sponsor needs, identifies business opportunities that create a competitive advantage.
  • Demonstrated experience in developing highly effective long-term plans in line with the company’s strategic objectives; highly adept at setting goals and determining priorities, and identifying potential risks and opportunities.
  • Able to foster collaborative relationships with Investments, Financial Management and Administration.
  • Relentless pursuit of continuous improvement and willingness to challenge the status quo to introduce innovative solutions to the market.
  • Bilingual is an asset.