Senior Consultant, Actuarial

  • 35519
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Ontario, Canada
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  • Jul 22, 2019
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  • French, Spanish
Consulting
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Supporting practice leaders by delivering Life work on a wide range of consulting projects within actuarial, underwriting / claims and advanced analytics domains.
  • Contribute and support new business sales initiatives, including new business proposals, from planning to client presentations.
  • Assisting in developing Life market offerings by contributing with innovative approaches to existing Firm initiatives.
  • Supporting actuarial audit engagements, with the objective of introducing new technologies such as Robotics Process Automation to drive efficiency Staying abreast of technical Life industry developments like LICAT, DCAT, ORSA, etc. as well as broader industry developments in the fields such as InsurTech, Advanced Analytics, Robotics Process Automation, Blockchain and IFRS 17.
  • Coaching and developing junior staff, in particular Consultants and Analysts.
  • Identify and embrace our purpose and values, and put them into practice when executing daily tasks/activities.
  • Enhance personal development skills by actively seeking opportunities for growth, sharing knowledge and experiences with others, and acting as a strong brand ambassador for the firm.
  • Seek challenging opportunities across businesses and borders and take accountability for personal and team results.
  • Build relationships and communicate effectively in order to positively influence peers and other stakeholders.
  • Understand objectives for clients and the company, align your work to objectives, and set personal priorities.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • A Masters / Bachelor’s degree from a leading University in the fields Statistics, Mathematics, Actuarial Science or Data Science.
  • Good progress towards your actuarial Fellowship and ideally near attainment of your ASA/ACIA designation.
  • Range of 5 to 7 years Life working experience in a dynamic industry environment / department within an insurance company, reinsurer, insurance broker or accounting / consulting firm.
  • Proficiency / mastery within at least two of the following traditional actuarial disciplines: pricing, reserving, capital management or analytics.
  • Ability to work within a team structure and deliver high-quality work under time constraints whilst at the same time being capable of leading individual work.
  • Proficiency in Excel and other applications in the Microsoft office suite.
  • Proficiency in one of these software packages: AXIS, PathWise, ATLAS or MATLAB.
  • Programming skills and visualization tools like Tableau an asset. Alternatively, willingness to learn as required by business needs.
  • Strong written, verbal and presentation skills. Ability to discuss and present technical concepts to a non-technical audience.
  • Detail-oriented and exceptional organizational and time management skills, together with the ability to manage multiple concurrent priorities.
  • An inquisitive, positive mindset topped with a relentless drive to move things ahead.
  • When required by business needs, a sense of commitment, ownership and urgency.
  • Overseas working experience, French and/ or Spanish a plus.