Senior Consultant

  • 37591
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Ontario, Canada
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  • Jun 18, 2020
Reinsurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Implementing and assessing adherence to actuarial modelling and experience analysis best practices.
  • Liaising between Information Technology Service Centre, the Global Process Owner, software vendors and business users.
  • Establishing effective communication with users through creation of a knowledge base, facilitation of discussion forums, and hosting user group/stakeholder sessions.
  • Managing software version releases, and directing regression testing exercises.
  • Supporting the Global Process Owner in the general organization of the Insight Enterprise and AXIS environments, by enabling appropriate user access controls, planning of required underlying IT infrastructure, monitoring resource usage, and recommending cost management actions.
  • Representing the interests of the actuarial modelling and biometric research communities in business continuity and disaster recovery initiatives.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • A bachelor’s degree in business technology administration, actuarial science, or other similar field.
  • An actuarial background and/or experience within the Re/Insurance industry would be a strong asset.
  • 3 + years of experience developing and supporting business technology systems across multiple hardware and software platforms would be an asset.
  • Knowledge of Moody’s AXIS or IDS Insight Enterprise is a strong asset.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with others of various professional backgrounds.
  • Excellent organization, planning, documentation and project management skills.
  • Employs diplomacy, judgment and persuasion to secure agreement and co-operation from stakeholders.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, and experience presenting before groups.
  • Demonstrated ability to thrive in a dynamic environment and successfully deliver on multiple assignments under tight timelines.
  • Quickly responds to adverse situations by identifying root cause and proposing alternative solutions.
  • Familiarity with common Microsoft applications is required.