Major insurer is seeking a part-qualified life actuary (or talented statistician with a strong statistical/coding background) to join its Risk Pricing & Analytics team as part of the Protection Pricing business.
Developing new approaches to setting demographic assumptions, you will apply GLM and/or Machine Learning techniques as well as significant use of data manipulation packages with an aim to inform pricing decisions and risk management as well as incorporating proposals within financial reporting.
You will also assist in the development and integration of a new risk framework to ensure that it meets the necessary requirements.
In addition, you will develop new and existing products by providing data analysis expertise and any additional support as required.
With an understanding of Individual Protection products and key issues associated, the successful candidate will possess knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Office applications, including the ability to manipulate complex spreadsheets and VBA code.
A background in assumption setting within a Life Insurance environment advantageous, as is knowledge of a relevant actuarial/statistical modelling platforms (e.g. Emblem) and data manipulation tools (e.g. SAS or R).
Non-life crossovers considered and full study support available.
An excellent career opportunity offering agile working options.
Please contact us to discuss this vacancy or for an informal discussion regarding your career goals. We are very happy to perform bespoke research on your behalf.
Jo Frankham, Partner
M: +44 (0)7950 419115