Director

  • 35557
  • Life - Investments
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  • Ontario, Canada
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  • Jul 25, 2019
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Develop innovative solutions for clients and prospects that achieve their risk management objectives within their investment constraints.
  • Develop liability driven investment benchmarks, create and test model portfolios, customize reporting based on client requirements, and assist with the preparation of investment management agreements.
  • Lead and\or participate in innovative strategic projects that expand or refine our existing suite of investment solutions.
  • Support the Liability Driven Investments business development team through meeting attendance and through preparation of articles, marketing material and responses to RFPs and client illustrations that highlight the additional value that can be achieved through LDI solutions.
  • Oversee the creation and evolution of client reporting for new and existing LDI mandates.
  • Ensure timely preparation and accuracy of the reporting material on a monthly or quarterly basis, as applicable.
  • Support the LDI client relationships team in client meetings and in answering any client questions.
  • Maintain our industry leading LDI solutions through the incorporation of global LDI best practices, insurance company innovations and client feedback.
  • Build strong working relationships with our various LDI stakeholders, including Defined Benefit Solutions, ALM, Portfolio Management and Investments.
  • Manage and develop junior team members.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • At least six years of actuarial and/or investment work experience.
  • Experience in LDI, ALM, fixed income and growth assets, derivatives, stochastic modelling, defined benefit pensions and/or asset allocation.
  • Strong communication and influencing skills.
  • Ability to manage competing priorities and tight deadlines.
  • Actuarial designation.
  • Chartered Financial Analyst designation or working towards is an asset.
  • Knowledge of modelling software, Excel, VBA and investment software.