Senior Actuary

Recruiter
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Market Rate
Posted
20 Sep 2017
Closes
20 Oct 2017
Ref
1024447
Experience
Qualified
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Consultant: John Koehler

Switchboard: 01256 844 088

Email: john.koehler@emerald-group.com

Main Responsibilities

  • Leading or contributing to proportionate risk-based assessments and oversight (e.g. Solvency II reviews and Part VII transfers) of life insurance firms and groups and applying well-reasoned judgement to identify riskĀ 
  • Developing the knowledge, skills and experience of others in his/her specialist areas
  • Leading or participating in research and Specialisms work in key risk areas (e.g. credit risk, dependencies) aimed at developing house views of what constitutes good practice
  • Supporting the Department in the delivery of effective, risk-based prudential supervision of Life Insurance Firms

Skills/Qualifications

  • A qualified life actuary, typically with 5+ years of post-qualification experience
  • Good knowledge in one or more of the following areas: credit risk, longevity risk, asset risk modelling, illiquid assets, dependency between risks
  • Good understanding of the key financial and life insurance risk areas for insurers and the actuarial controls necessary to ensure these are managed prudently
  • Good technical understanding of areas such as Solvency II (standard formula and internal model), stochastic modelling and realistic balance sheets
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to put across effectively complex technical issues and solutions to non-actuaries
  • Good understanding of the life insurance market in the UK, key industry issues and trends

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