Senior Actuarial Expert

  • 36708
  • Non-Life - Actuarial
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  • Germany
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  • Jan 29, 2020
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 how business developments impact actuarial drivers in the financials.
  • Manage & drive forward own area of responsibility or project.
  • Develop global actuarial approaches and processes as well as enhance actuarial models and analyses.
  • Prepare and perform Actuarial analysis for assigned business area including documentation, communication and explanation of results.
  • Peer review work from other team members and mentor, provide guidance to junior team members.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience as Actuary with focus on Reserving & Actuarial Closing.
  • Excellent tertiary qualification (ideally Master), preferably in Mathematics, Statistics or other appropriate discipline or qualified by experience in related discipline.
  • Qualified Actuary
  • Job specific knowledge with regards to market dynamics, standard concepts and approaches, regulation/compliance standards, reporting requirements
  • Understanding of complexities inherent in an insurance group, allowing for cross-departmental thinking and acting.
  • Proven experience in international working environment (incl. business trips).
  • Proven experience in developing/ enhancing and implementing models / analysis and processes.
  • Extensive computer skills (MS Office incl. VBA and relevant expert systems such as Matlab, R, SQL or Java, etc.).
  • Ability to identify patterns and root causes in complex (e.g. ambiguous, from various sources) data and processes to rapidly distill key issues and provide insight in various situations.
  • Ability to understand, elaborate and convey information clearly and effectively in respect to the audience / level of management (both verbal and in writing).
  • Negotiation skills in English, a 2nd language will be considered as an asset.