Product Development Actuary

  • 36814
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Ontario, Canada
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  • Feb 13, 2020
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  • French
  • Assist in the design including the building of Axis pricing models to support an efficient and accurate reinsurance proposition for new product initiatives.
  • Provide strong technical expertise in the development of pricing assumptions based on rigorous analysis of available data.
  • Participate in the development of product strategies and pricing bases for entry to new markets/new products.
  • Support the business development of the company by building and maintaining strong relationships with external customers and internal stakeholders.
  • Conduct analysis and research to ensure and enhance understanding of the competitive market environment. Attend and participate in relevant industry conferences and serve on relevant industry committees.
  • Coordinate work with other pricing actuaries within the Life & Health business unit where appropriate.
  • Evaluate and prioritize specific new product initiatives.
  • A Qualified Actuary FSA or someone pursuing the designation with at least 5 years of Life or Health re/insurance experience.
  • A good understanding of mortality and/or morbidity risks, distribution and product structures.
  • Experience in the AXIS system is required.
  • Experience with R statistical software is desirable.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Fluency in French an asset.