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Risk Director

Raretec Recruitment Ltd.
Dublin, Leinster (IE)
Rate is negotiable
Closing date
7 Jul 2024

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General insurance, Reinsurance
Contract Type
Full Time
Qualified (executive)

Job Details

We have an exciting new opportunity for a Senior Qualified Actuary to join a leading global reinsurance and insurance provider as a Risk Director. This role is based in Dublin City Centre. The ideal applicant will have in depth relevant industry experience, excellent analytical skills and the ability to implement best practice risk frameworks. In this position you will be reporting to the Chief Risk Officer and the role will focus on quantitative insurance and financial risk.  

About the Risk Director role  

Duties for this Risk Director position include (but are not limited to):  

  • Develop and embed an increasingly sophisticated risk management framework. 
  • Review risk function and challenge of annual financial plan. 
  • Produce risk management papers and reporting for Management, Risk Committee and Board.  
  • Challenge and organise modelling aspects of ORSA. 
  • Provide independent oversight of quantitative risks including Insurance Risk (Pricing, Reserving, Exposure Management and Ceded Reinsurance) and Financial Risk (Solvency, Investment and Liquidity). 

Actuarial Skills required  

Our client is looking to find a Senior Qualified Actuary with an extensive understanding of quantitative non-life insurance and financial risk. Candidates must ideally have experience of the following:  

  • Non-life actuarial experience is advantageous. 
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills. 
  • Proven ability to influence and manage effectively. 
  • Ability to develop effective collaborative relationships cross functionally. 
  • Experience of Solvency II pillar 1 requirements. 
  • Self-motivated and highly organised.


Raretec Recruitment Ltd specialises in the recruitment of Actuarial professionals at all levels across the Irish market.  We recruit actuaries for both permanent and contract positions. As a niche recruitment specialist we have developed an extensive network of contacts within the actuarial profession in Ireland, meaning we can react quickly to new vacancies and our clients are secure in the knowledge that their roles are being represented in a professional and discreet manner.

Raretec Recruitment Ltd was started by Jacqui van Teutem, who has over 20 years recruitment experience. At Raretec we believe that both employers and candidates are of equal importance during the recruitment process.  This results in trust being built with both clients and candidates and it is a testament to our service that our candidates refer their friends and colleagues to us and clients come back to us time after time.

If you are  looking or your next actuarial role or even a way into the actuarial profession then send your cv to us and we are happy to help you. You can call us on 015311400 or email Jacqui at

Company info
01 5311 400
11 Pembroke Lane
Dublin 2

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