Manager Pricing

  • 35878
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Malaysia
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  • Sep 19, 2019
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Team lead in the product development / pricing process with other relevant Departments, with the aim of designing products in line with company profitability targets and risk appetite. Provide technical support and specifications with respect to new insurance products.
  • Recommend appropriate pricing assumptions and profitability targets. Undertake pricing of products based on agreed pricing assumptions and profitability targets in Prophet. Correct and timely pricing of products.
  • Accurate and timely provision of actuarial support to Product Implementation Team. This includes review of policyholder documentation / sales materials, formula specs for Sales Illustrations, review of test plans, etc.
  • Review and analyze Prophet model office financial output. This will include all financial output where Prophet is used. Perform reasonableness checks as appropriate.
  • Interpret and communicate results to Senior Manager / Head of Pricing and other internal and external stakeholders. Accurate and timely production of financial output. Preparation of pricing documentation for submission to Product Steering Committee, Regional reviewer, BNM, and response to relevant queries.
  • Assess risks inherent in a new product, communicate implications effectively and identify mitigating solutions to manage risk.
  • Participate and influence various company-wide business initiatives. This includes product and process reviews, business retention and solutioning, regulatory change requirements, system upgrade initiatives, etc.
  • Provision of general actuarial advice and expertise to address policyholder / agent / regulatory queries where necessary. Ensure information provided is accurate, sufficiently detailed to the audience intended and addresses issues at hand.
  • Provide general supervision to team in charge, ensuring consistent career growth and opportunities provided.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Degree in Actuarial Science/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Physics or other physical sciences or numerate discipline.
  • Good progress in actuarial professional examinations.
  • 7 years and above working experience.
  • Proficiency with programming tools.
  • Practical knowledge in Prophet or other projection software would be preferred but training will be provided.