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General Insurance Actuarial Manager

  • Location:

    Dublin

  • Sector:

    Actuarial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    negotiable

  • Contact:

    Jack Lynch

  • Contact email:

    Jack.Lynch@oliverjames.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-092021-150090_1631091747

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-08

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Our leading global consultancy practice client is seeking to appoint a Qualified Actuary, into the position of Manager / Senior Manager for their Non-Life Actuarial function.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a developed and commercially focused team, who values the importance of career satisfaction, alongside a strong focus on work-life balance.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to a wide range of consulting projects including IFRS 17 gap analyses and implementation, model design, development and implementation, risk appetite development/reviews, market analysis, reserve and domestic actuarial regime peer reviews, risk management, and process improvement, due diligence on mergers and acquisitions and product design.
  • Lead actuarial teams undertaking actuarial reserving or review work in respect of the Head of Actuarial Function role.
  • Lead actuarial teams carrying out audit support for insurance audit teams. Consider the risks facing insurers in the context of liability valuation and manage colleagues to ensure delivery of high-quality audit services to our clients.
  • Work with colleagues cross-practice to deliver strategic and other projects, ensuring the provision of quality services and innovative solutions for our clients.
  • Develop and manage client relationships including project planning, budgeting and resolving issues.
  • Contribute to practice management, including recruitment, coaching, mentoring and appraisals.
  • Contribute to the growth of the practice, by networking internally and externally, through research activities and by playing a significant part in new business proposals and presentations and market eminence.

Qualifications:

  • Qualified actuary with at least 5 years of relevant industry experience.
  • Sound knowledge of the Non-Life insurance industry and the ability to apply that knowledge in commercial situations.
  • Experience of financial reporting, in particular experience of Solvency II and/or IFRS reporting.
  • Knowledge of IFRS17 would be advantageous.
  • Excellent analytical skills and problem-solving ability.
  • Knowledge of SAS/SQL or experience of credit risk modelling would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Adaptable, with a keen interest in developing your technical and commercial capabilities.
  • Proven ability to creatively apply problem solving skills in a wide range of situations.
  • Capability to maintain effective relationships with clients and colleagues.
  • Highly motivated with a proven ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills.
  • Proven experience of managing teams and/or projects would be advantageous.

Please note again, this is a qualified role, a relevant Actuarial qualification is an essential attribute.

For more information, please send your CV to the below contact details.