Pricing Actuary

  • 35195
  • Non-Life - Actuarial
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  • Illinois, United States
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  • May 15, 2019
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Keep abreast of leading market practice and drive innovation.
  • Promote close collaboration and interaction with the various business areas to foster mutual understanding of how business developments impact actuarial drivers in the financials.
  • Manage and drive forward own area of responsibility or project.
  • Develop global actuarial pricing approaches and processes, as well as enhance actuarial models and analyses.
  • Prepare and perform actuarial pricing analysis for assigned business area including documentation, communication and explanation of results.
  • Peer review work from other team members, acting as mentor and providing guidance to junior team members.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Business experience, preferable spanning multiple actuarial areas.
  • Experience with multiple lines and types of business.
  • Experience in developing, enhancing and implementing models, analyses and processes.
  • Extensive computer skills.
  • Knowledge of market dynamics, standard concepts and approaches, regulations/ compliance standards, reporting requirements.
  • Finance and Insurance know-how as well as understanding of complexities inherent in an insurance group allowing for cross-departmental thinking and acting.
  • Quantitative financial and risk modeling know-how and skills.
  • Ability to identify patterns and root causes in complex data and processes to rapidly distill key issues and provide insight in various situations.
  • Ability to identify and initiate appropriate actions to remediate issues that can be abstract/ambiguous and follow through on their remediation.
  • Ability to anticipate and resolve issues before they transpire.
  • Ability to understand, elaborate and convey information clearly and effectively in respect to the audience/level of management.
  • Proven experience in communicating results to stakeholders.
  • The ability to positively influence others' actions, decisions, opinions or thinking resulting in positive outcomes.
  • Ability to persuade and motivate others without direct authority.
  • Proven experience in international working environment.
  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Mathematics, Statistics or other appropriate discipline or qualified by experience in related discipline.