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Actuarial Manager

Role: Actuarial Manager

Location: Sydney CBD

Term: Full Time 

QBE Insurance Group is one of the world’s top 20 general insurance and reinsurance companies. We are currently looking for a full time actuarial manager based in our Sydney CBD office reporting to the Head of Actuarial New Zealand and the Pacific. This is a unique opportunity with significant overseas exposure.

Working at QBE, we recognise the value of diversity and inclusion in the workplace and support a range of flexible work arrangements to promote a better family/life/work balance.

The opportunity                                           

You will be joining QBE during an exciting period of our evolution. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to support the New Zealand and the Pacific portfolios in a number of reserving and pricing activities. You will play a pivotal role at QBE in managing these portfolios. 

  • Manage the complete valuation process that includes all related financial disclosure requirements and is appropriate for the relevant valuation; defining project scope and requirements and managing performance against plans
  • Maintain quality controls throughout the valuation process
  • Continuously improve the valuation model and process while ensuring relevance
  • Document changes to calculations and procedures in a timely and clear manner
  • Develop new monitoring and ad-hoc reports as required
  • Manage pricing projects to ensure timely delivery
  • Know and apply all relevant standard actuarial reserving models, including their common variants, and pricing and rating techniques
  • Demonstrate understanding of the impact of pricing changes on product and profit
  • Perform technical and peer reviews of reserving models used by others, explaining results clearly and suggesting improvements. 

What does success look like?

  • Knowledge of the application of all standard actuarial techniques used in general insurance
  • Ability to analyse, interpret and extrapolate data from a number of sources and resolve complex issues
  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing complicated concepts in a simple, professional manner
  • Proficiency in the commonly used actuarial software packages
  • Qualified actuary, or nearing qualification, with the IA of Australia or other equivalent qualification
  • Degree in mathematically focused area.

Benefits

At QBE, you will be provided with a competitive remuneration structure and benefits, in an environment that offers support, and encourages career development and learning.

We offer a range of benefits and discounts including:

  • Paid parental leave (inclusive of paid superannuation during this time)
  • Secondment opportunities
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Paid volunteer leave
  • Purchased leave
  • Product discounts
  • Superannuation matching

Applicants will be required to provide evidence of their eligibility to work in Australia, and at a minimum be required to undertake police and basic credit checks as a condition of employment. If you are a QBE employee, please inform your manager before applying.

For more information, click the Apply Now button to submit your details or email me at mark.giltinan@qbe.com.

Applications close Friday, 25 January 2019.

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Summary

Classification:
Actuarial
Reference:
227970
Salary:
Not Specified
Work Type:
Full Time
Location:
Sydney
Date Posted:
07/01/2019
Closing Date:
06/02/2019
Advertiser:
QBE
Website:
Company Website