Director

  • 39198
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Ontario, Canada
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  • Mar 2, 2021
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Work in close collaboration with key stakeholders to drive key strategic initiatives from an actuarial perspective
  • Develop and lead actuaries and data scientists and apply predictive analytics and machine learning algorithms to generate new insights and solve business problems
  • Act as a thought partner with the Pricing and Product Development leaders to ensure we establish strategies to maintain or improve market share while continuing to drive profitable sales
  • Drive development of key segments, with a particular focus on health improvement of clients, by performing underlying actuarial analysis on market, pricing and risk
  • Work with external parties such as reinsurers and advisors to explore and design innovative solutions to maintain market leadership
  • Partner with leaders across Insurance Solutions to identify opportunities for improvement and innovation in Product and Pricing areas
  • Contribute to the development of product business intelligence platform and enable efficient business decision making
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Knowledge of individual insurance products and predictive analytics / machine learning algorithms
  • Superior technical, analytical and problem solving skills, including the ability to think creatively and approach challenges from many angles
  • Excellent communication skills, able to collaborate with business partners and present to senior management
  • Knowledge in one or more programming languages (Python/R) and comfortable writing SQL queries to extract and integrate data from complex database sources
  • Ability to use modern data and machine learning tools to work with large-scale data sets
  • Background in actuarial functions; pricing, valuation, actuarial research and analytics
  • FSA and/or FCIA designation
  • Proficiency in Moody/GGY AXIS
  • Knowledge in Tableau, Data Lake and GitHub