Director - Actuary

  • 38283
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Switzerland
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  • Sep 29, 2020
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  • German
  • Lead of life actuarial team, providing leadership and performance management for team members.
  • Lead and oversee complex audit and advisory engagements together with your team.
  • Lead and coordinate the worldwide life actuarial audit work for a global reinsurance company.
  • Support clients with IFRS 17 implementations and develop solutions to complex problems for insurance and reinsurance clients.
  • Manage client relationships and be accountable for business development in your area.
  • Identify business opportunities by building relationships both internally and externally.
  • Support clients with the actuarial aspects of finance transformation programs; assist them to understand the relationships between actuarial, accounting and finance.
  • Advise clients on risk and capital issues including Swiss Solvency Test and Solvency II.
  • Support with due diligence projects and use of actuarial skills in M&A work.
  • Support with review and audit work e.g. Embedded Value reviews, Risk Capital review.
  • Degree level education.
  • Professional actuarial qualification.
  • Minimum 8-10 years of experience as an actuary life insurance mainly in a consulting environment and/or insurance industry.
  • Ideally experience in the Swiss market or DACH region with exposure to large international insurance clients.
  • Lead by example in building an environment that encourages open and honest communication.
  • Able to create an environment that fosters idea generation as well as creative thinking and where people are supported to innovate.
  • Able to establish an inclusive and adaptive working style within team and imbue each team member with confidence and the drive to achieve exceptional results.
  • Fluent in German and/or English.
  • Entrepreneurial mindset, independent and outgoing personality.