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Life Actuary | Actuarial Analyst - ALM and Capital - Day Rate

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Life Insurance, Actuarial

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    £350 - £400 per day

  • Contact:

    Chris Armstrong

  • Contact email:

    Chris.Armstrong@oliverjames.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-062021-144622_1623864352

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-16

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Oliver James are representing a leading Life Insurance company who are looking to engage a part-qualified actuary on a 6-12 month contract within the ALM and capital team.

The business is offering a lucrative day rate contract - a great opportunity to gain additional experience in Capital and ALM along side excellent remuneration!

The role can also be offered as a fixed-term contract with Study support!

Duration: 6 month initial contract with extension highly likely!

Day Rate: up to £400 per day - this equates to a take home pay of approximately £4800-5000 per month! (20 working days)

Start Date: ASAP (can accommodate a 1 month notice period)

What you need to know:

The Capital & ALM team work closely with the Reporting, Modelling & Reinsurance teams.

The Senior Actuarial Analyst contractor will support the Head of Capital & ALM in a wide range of Solvency II, Internal Capital, Liquidity and ALM work. You will also be involved in a key project looking at interest rate risk.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the production of quarterly Board and Risk & Capital Committee reports on Solvency II, Risk Appetite and Liquidity and support the Head of Capital & ALM in other reports as required.
  • Assist in monitoring of yields, developing capital management strategies, forecasting & analysis of capital requirements.
  • Assist in the development of Solvency II and Internal Capital capabilities in particular for new products and regulatory developments. This will include making and testing changes to Solvency II models & providing a clear audit trail of work.
  • Analyse movements in capital requirements and report to senior management.
  • Analyse strategic asset allocations, sensitivities to market risk, propose risk mitigation actions where necessary.
  • Support external and internal audits.


What We're Looking For:

  • Part-Qualified Actuary with UK Life insurance experience (2+ years)
  • An understanding of Capital and ALM would be beneficial
  • Advanced skills in Excel. Programming skills (e.g. SQL, VBA an advantage)
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Experience of Solvency II Reporting (preferred but not essential)
  • Experience of cash-flow modelling tools
  • A strong desire to continue learning about, Solvency II & ALM

Please apply today! Or contact Chris.Armstrong@oliverjames.com with a copy of your CV and I will arrange to discuss the role in more detail.

Oliver James specialise in Actuarial recruitment globally and look forward to a confidential conversation around your experience!

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