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Manager Researcher Fixed Income Investments London Up to £90K + benefits NR4497
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Our client is seeking a senior manager researcher to join the Fixed Income Research Team.

Responsibilties include:-

  • To play a key role in the researching of fixed income products.
  • Working with other fixed income asset class researchers.
  • Maintain and develop ratings list for assigned universes.
  • Carrying out quantitative analysis to support research effort.
  • Explain research findings to consultants and clients.

The successful candidate must have:-

  • A stable record of employemnt showing a clear progression of responsibility.
  • A solid academic background.
  • Experience working in investment management within a fund manangement organisation.
  • Some knowledge of UK/European pension fund industry.
  • A team player, happy to work as part of a small team.
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Actuary - Health & Benefits Life London £ Competitive NR4507
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A qualified Actuary (FIA/FFA) with 2-3 years post qualification experience is required to fill this role with a leading consulting firm.

Responsibilities include:-

  • Managing and signing off post retirement medical valuations to meet the requirements of international accounting standards.
  • Funding, procing and actuarial risk analyses for medical benefits plans, group life assuarance schemes and long term disability benefits, for all UK and certain international arrangements.
  • Advice on the relative merits of self insurance of employee benefits versus full or partial insurance options, including reinsurance.
  • Development and maintenance of actuarial tools and models.
  • Input to the strategy and business plans of the UK Health & Benefits business.
  • Day to day management of the actuarial team.

The suitable candidate must have:-

  • Strong excel and modelling skills.
  • Ability to provide solutions to situations.
  • Ability to comfortably interact with clients and colleagues.
  • Comfortable managing a small team of actuarial students.
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Associate Financial Strategy Consultant Investments London £ Competitive NR4506
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Our client is looking to recruit a qualified actuary/CFA to join the London team.

The successful candidtae should have 3-5 years experience in invesment consulting.

Key activities include:-

  • Working as part of team, supporting more experienced consultants in a wide range of consultancy projects.
  • Overseeing, checking and reviewing complex analysis to support advice on risk management.
  • Consulting and developing appropriate investment startegies and structures for clients.
  • Project manage completion and timely delivery of client work.
  • Act as mentor to analysts.

The suitable candidate must have good analytical skills, strong numerical reasoning skills, ability to work as part of a team, ability to work well under pressure, self motivated and eagerness to learn.

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Catastrophe Risk Analyst General Insurance London up to £37k + benefits NR4503
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To manage portfolio level reporting of catastrophe risk analysis results

Duties to include

  • Provide analytical support to the underwriting team
  • Provide monthly portfolio roll-up management information
  • Lead projects within the cat modelling and actuarial teams
  • Manage workloads and deadlines within the underwriting process
  • Prepare catastrophe risk data schedules
  • Assist in the pricing of catastrophe risks using specialist software

Suitable candidate must have, a good academic record along with a mathematical degree. Advanced IT skills familiarity with databases and programming skills along with extensive knowledge of one or more software platforms in at least North America or a major international region, are essential.

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Commercial Schemes Development Underwriters General Insurance South West Up to £39,000 + benefits (depending on experience) NR4591
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Several opportunities have arisen for commercial schemes underwriters.

You will be required to implement and develop new schemes propositions and mange existing schemes. Good organisational skills, experience of commercial schemes, along with good underwriting experience in property, pecuniary and liability classes is essential, as well as knowledge of other commercial insurance classes. Good IT skills and either CIP for junior levels and ACII for senior levels required

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Commercial Trading Underwriter General Insurance South West up to £30,000 + benefits NR4501
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As a commercial trading underwriter you will be responsible for writing new business and developing relationships with brokers.

Monitoring account performance; underwriting of new business leads and opportunities; underwrite existing business; responding to queries raised on policies and products by brokers, surveyors, accounts and claims departments. Experience of underwriting a broad range of commercial products is required. Good communication and IT skills are essential in this role. Significant progress towards your ACII qualification is required.

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Liability and Contract Works Technical Underwriter General Insurance South West Up to £45,000 + benefits NR4576
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Experienced liability and contract works underwriter is required for a leading Insurer

To support the profitable growth of the liability and contract works classes of business. You will need to develop, draft and maintain exisiting and new policy wordings. You will also have the opportunity to research new areas of risk and cover to be underwritten jointly with speacialist third parties. In addition to excellent knowledge of liability and contract works experience of other classes of commercial insurance is essential. ACII Qualification required.

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Investment & Risk Manager Investments London £50k to £90k plus benefits NR590
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A new exciting role within this expanding consultancy.

Candidates with an invvestment and pension consulting background are encouraged to apply.

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Life & GI Actuarial Manager Life, General Insurance West London circa £50k NR357
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Reporting directly to the Chief Actuary, in this role you will provide actuarial services to both the Life and General Insurance entities in this expanding firm with regards to the oversight of pricing / product development, reserving and capital management within Europe.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Manage the companies’ Individual Capital Assessment process. Ensuring assumptions are relevant; ensuring the process is robust and ensuring the model is being integrated throughout the company
  • Develop internal Company model to be used as basis for Business planning
  • Oversee the impact of new regulations, including Solvency II and IFRS on the company
  • Oversee the technical reserve assessment processes applied throughout the company for Case Reserves, IBNR and Unexpired Risk Reserves
  • Oversee Valuation exercise for the life entity, including reserve setting, compilation of returns to the FSA, and liaise with auditors to both entities.
  • Provides actuarial support in the development of administration systems and other actuarial software related developments
  • Provide Actuarial support to European branches
  • Ensure capital impact of new business and business proposals are accurately modelled.
  • Undertakes actuarial project work, as required

Ideally, you will have:

  • Experience of capital assessment, pricing/product development, reserving or profit management
  • Experience with Actuarial software
  • Nearly/ newly qualified or making good progress with the exams to date.
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Asset Liability Modelling/ Risk Management Investments London circa £60k to £90k NR356
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In this role you will develop a good understanding of ALM, strategic asset allocation and quantitative risk management techniques.

The ALM & Risk Management team’s key responsibilities are to....

....design, implement and monitor sophisticated investment strategies to achieve the client’s desired risk-return objectives. ALM/Risk Management work provides team members with a diversity of work: from asset allocation to derivative structuring, from pension accounting standards to actuarial funding methodologies, from number-crunching to client presentations.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Running of Asset Liability Modelling (ALM) models and assessing the results
  • Developing new risk modules in Excel/ Visual Basic
  • Researching databases eg Bloomberg, Datastream
  • Liaising with asset managers and custodians
  • Updating client presentations
  • Working alongside client consultants and attending client meetings as required.
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Quant Manager Researcher Investments London circa £30 to £50k plus Bonus NR355
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A fantastic opportunity in this firmly established premier provider of Investment Manager Research, having one of the few truly global offerings in this area. As a result of continued business growth this firm require a manager researcher who will....

....complete work covering a range of asset classes including both equities and fixed income products, as well as some alternative asset classes. In this role you will be in the centre of the Manager Research function, providing a great opportunity for you to learn and gain experience of different markets.

The main purpose of the job is to support select managers for this firm’s worldwide client base. Your Main Duties/Responsibilities include:

  • Meeting with investment managers in various categories, including both direct and indirect investment, across all appropriate asset classes.
  • Contributing to both internal and external research meetings, driving discussions and formulating views on specific managers.
  • Building relationships with managers, maintaining the research database and acting as a point of contact to provide information about the managers to members of the global investment practice.
  • Contributing to the development of the research function, improving methods and tools used.
  • Servicing clients primarily through the writing of papers, presentations on specialist topics and managers and assisting consultants in other areas of client work.

Ideally you will have:

  • A thorough understanding of the institutional investment industry and investment processes.
  • Exposure to a range of asset classes, and an interest in maintaining this breadth.
  • An interest and passion for qualitative data collection and assimilation and its use in opinion forming and the provision of advice.
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Quant Analyst Investments South East circa £50k NR354
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A unique opportunity in this leading global investment practice to work with the existing members of the Quant Team, a specialist group of people established against a background of significantly enhanced levels of expertise required and the generally increasing complexity of pension fund management. The Team’s role and responsibilities include....

....the ownership, maintenance and development of quantitative tools and systems used in Investment Consulting, research & development, and providing training and insight on various quant topics as well as the use of quantitative tools.

Successful applicants will work, together with other team members, with some of the company’s largest and most complex clients. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Interaction with our Manager Research, Strategy and Asset Research teams, supporting the team with portfolio risk and various other analytics.
  • Developing and adding to the existing bespoke quant toolset in function of evolving research insights.
  • Acting as a point of contact to provide quantitative analysis on a variety of asset class and manager research topics.
  • Servicing clients primarily through the writing of papers, presentations on specialist quant topics, and assist consultants in the more quantitative areas of client work.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • An interest and passion for quantitative analysis and its use in opinion forming and the provision of advice.
  • Deep technical knowledge of statistical tools and financial risk.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills. Appreciation of the importance of well written and documented data and evidence.
  • Ability to balance the need for a consistent and structured approach with the capability to be creative and innovative within such constraints.
  • Strong academic background, likely to include a degree in Maths & Statistic, Engineering, Econometrics or Financial Maths.
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Senior Actuarial Analyst General Insurance London £30k to £45k plus Bonus NR352
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In this role you will support the management on capital modelling and the development, operation and delivery of the capital systems upgrade. You will also get involved with Solvency II initiatives, Statement of Actuarial Opinion report work, and support other departments regarding capital issues.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Reviewing ICA work and identifying key issues.
  • Attending client meetings and discussing modelling points
  • Completing checklists and benchmark analysis.
  • Working with the team leader to resolve modelling issues in reviewed ICAs.
  • Providing actuarial support in the parameter setting process.
  • Providing support as required in the development of the new capital tool, including testing.
  • Providing support in terms of the Solvency II initiative.
  • Providing support for QIS4 and any subsequent QIS exercises.
  • Helping increase knowledge and understanding of Solvency II within the department generally
  • Providing support on capital modelling to management of other departments as required, including assisting with any necessary training and discussion of capital modelling issues.
  • Reviewing annual SAO reports.

Knowledge of Access, ReMetrica and ResQ is an advantage.

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Chief Actuary Life South East £Excellent + Bonus NR351
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This Head of Actuarial role reports directly to the Chief Financial Officer.

Its a strong No 2 role to work closely with and complement the skills of the CFO. Some of the duties include:

  • Manage and develop the actuarial team to optimise performance of the Actuarial division.
  • Ensure monthly reports are produced accurately and within required timescales, identifying areas for process improvement.
  • Effectively manage the relationship with External Auditors.
  • Manage the process for the impact analysis and introduction of future changes being proposed e.g. QIS4
  • Demonstrate added value to the business as a whole.
  • Play a key role in considering acquisition opportunities as and when they arise.

This unique opportunity involves delivering against a broad role. In addition to having an interest in the technical aspects of the role, you will manage key relationships across the busines.

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Senior Risk Modeller General Insurance London £45k to £75k + Bonus NR353
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In this role you will support the management on capital modelling, especially with regard to the development, operation and delivery of capital setting tools. You will also provide support to other departments regarding capital issues.

Main responsibilities include assisting or taking the lead role in development, testing and operation of the capital systems and play a leading role in the technical implementation of changes. As part of the team responsible for the development of the current stochastic model, you will:

  • Implement technical refinements
  • Help in the production of stress tests
  • Provide requested results to management and other departments
  • Review and provide actuarial support to the team leader for ICAs:
  • Attend client meeting and discuss modelling points
  • Complete modelling checklists and benchmark analysis
  • Identification and resolution of modelling issues in reviewed ICAs
  • Support the management team in ensuring that clients are supplied with sufficient and timely information regarding capitalisation.
  • Support to other departments regarding capital issues and management of rating.

For this role you will be part qualified or an experienced student and have at least two years general insurance experience. Those with Life assurance experience will be considered. You will have advanced IT skills, knowledge of ReMetrica is an advantage.

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Investment Consultant Investments London £Excellent NR350
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In addition to building relationships with clients, you will get involved with:

  • Running and interpreting Asset Liability Models
  • Identifying suitable investment strategies based on ALM output;
  • Identifying suitable investment structures to implement strategies, taking into account individual client’s circumstances and preferences;
  • Conducting investment manager research and formulating views on investment managers’ capabilities;
  • Conducting investment manager selection exercises, leading clients to reach decisions on managers;
  • Assessing investment management agreements and negotiating terms with investment management providers;
  • Agreeing the basis of and overseeing transfers of assets between investment managers;
  • Maintaining up-to-date knowledge of market practice and legislation;
  • Undertaking performance and risk assessment of portfolios;
  • Presenting the different investment requirements of defined benefit and defined contribution schemes, including AVCs, and suitable investment options.
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ALM & Risk Management Actuary Life South East £45k - £70k plus bonus NR349
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For this role you will ideally have life office and/ or ALM experience, as you will be involved in all aspects of asset liability management and risk management including ICA.

Responsibilities include:

  • Produce/Review ALM results on a quarterly basis.
  • Assist in the ICA process including model calibrations.
  • Work closely with finance and investment professionals in order to understand the financial and risk dynamics of the business.
  • Provide recommendations to Senior Executives, on the impact of various stress tests including ICA results.
  • Assist the business units with their capital planning and understanding.
  • Provide advice and support to other areas of the organisation including participation in or leading cross-departmental projects to manage the financial/risk exposure to the company.

In addition to managing a team of Actuarial trainees, in this role you will have a high level of visibility with the executive team.

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Life Valuation Actuary Life South East £45k - £70k plus bonus NR348
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This world class financial services provider is looking to strengthen their Corporate Actuarial team by recruiting a nearly/newly qualified Valuation Actuary with life office and management experience. Ideally, candidates will have experience of financial reporting or valuation; however, good candidates with pricing or product development experience will also be considered. In this role you will have a high level of visibility with the executive team, and have the advantage of a good work/ life balance.

Responsibilities include:

  • Review and produce actuarial liabilities for reports and statements, in accordance with business or regulatory requirements.
  • Work closely with other finance professionals in order to understand the financial dynamics of the business.
  • Provide recommendations to Senior Executives, on the impact of various actuarial investigations such as experience investigations and assumption setting.
  • Monitoring the capital position
  • Assist the business units with their earnings performance planning.
  • Provide financial advice and support to other areas of the organisation including participation in or leading cross-departmental projects to manage the financial exposure to the company.
  • Manage, develop and motivate a team of Actuarial trainees.
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Research & Planning Actuary Life South London £55k - £80k NR347
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Reporting to the Head of Capital Management, your responsibilities in this role will include:

  • Co-ordination of the UK Life Economic Capital Strategy development.
  • Managing the Co-ordination with the US Home Office Economic Capital work streams.
  • Responsible for Solvency II Research & position documents.
  • Dealing with Best-Estimate/ Experience Analysis.
  • Responsible for Stress Research/ Recommendations.
  • Monitoring/ recommending best practice in relevant areas.
  • Managing all risks across the board including mortality, morbidity and insurance risk.
  • Analysing current market trends.
  • Being heavily involved in researching and investigating.
  • Managing one direct report.

Prophet experience is advantageous, but not essential.

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Actuarial Investment Assistant Investments South London up to £35k NR346
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Your responsibilities in this role will include:

  • Assist in analysing investment alternatives in fixed income, equity, and alternative asset classes, including providing quantitative / qualitative/ relative value analysis.
  • Assist in monitoring credit risk and exposure issues as well as coordinating with Credit Risk Management and the credit analysis teams.
  • Assist the fund management research team in undertaking ad-hoc performance analysis and attribution analysis.
  • Assist the CIO in liaising with the various business units in meeting their day to day investment and product development needs.
  • Assist the CIO in evaluating trading opportunities and post-trade metrics, as well as coordinating with the Finance department post trade reporting/reconciliation.

Candidates from a Life, Pensions or Investment background will be considered. Actuarial study support is available, however those who have given up the actuarial exams will also be considered.

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Asset Allocation, Investment Consulting practice Investments London circa £32k NR345b
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This role will report to the Head of Asset Allocation. The team deals with both medium term investment strategy (1-3 years) and also the long term investment assumptions that go into actuarial modelling work. The primary responsibility will be to provide operational support to the Asset Allocation Team, which includes:

  • Qualitative research for the Asset Allocation team;
  • Help in the research & production of the quarterly Global Assumptions (long-term asset class return assumptions).
  • Updating & production of monthly models.
  • Help in researching & production of ad-hoc Asset Allocation research and client specific work.

This role will involve predominately working within the Asset Allocation team, however as the work spans the client teams and the specialist teams, this gives you the opportunity to work with all areas of the investment practice.

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Head of Manager Research Investments London £Excellent NR345
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This is a senior role within a well established Investment Consultancy. Key Responsibilities include:

  • Act as the primary point of contact for a selection of managers, and develop the knowledge needed to be able to field any bond-related questions in respect of those managers.
  • Maintain standard reports and be able to present confidently to consultants and clients on any issues relating to those managers.
  • Lead manager research meetings, analysing the findings and formulating manager ratings for specific products.
  • Communicate and challenge team views on a range of investment products. This will not be limited to equity products.
  • Develop and maintain knowledge of equity managers and technical developments in bond management.
  • Participate in the manager selection committees relating to equity managers. Be a valued and trusted point of contact for client consultant teams, supporting consultants across all asset classes and managers. Provide trustee training and attend manager selection days when needed.

For this role you will have knowledge of equity fund management, ideally gained through direct experience of portfolio management or equity market analysis. Strong knowledge of equity derivatives. Alternatively, knowledge gained through other industry exposure to equity markets.

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Life & Pensions, Senior Pricing Actuary Life, Pensions London Circa £80k + bonus NR334b
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Reporting to the International Business Development Director, you will provide overall actuarial and pricing support the rollout of the Retirement & Protection Products within Europe. A great opportunity to be part of a new business.

A client facing role for a candidate with strong life or investments background and a strong understanding of UK/ European markets and distribution. Ideally you will have proven experience in Financial Services, specifically within the life and pensions market.

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Life & Pensions, Actuarial Analyst Life, Pensions London Circa £60k + Bonus NR343
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Reporting to the Senior Pricing Actuary – A great opportunity to be part of a new business line. Ideally you will have a pensions annuities, investments or consulting background. Here you will provide pricing and actuarial support to the rollout of Retirement & Protection products within Europe.

Specifically this includes:

  • Developing marketing, product and pricing models
  • Determining the financial hurdles (ROE, NI, capital usage, risk profile) for the product
  • Developing actuarial and pricing assumptions (lapses, longevity, stock performance) for the product line
  • Coordinating the development of hedging strategies
  • Supporting the assessment of product portfolio features across Europe
  • Developing business modelling and reporting processes
  • Working closely with the Finance and IT departments to ensure accurate reporting of reserves
  • Provide actuarial expertise to key business partners including business development team
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Pricing Model Developer General Insurance London circa £60k + Bonus NR342
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In this role you will be involved with the construction of Insurance Pricing Models In Actuarial Software, and interact with key stakeholders to ensure the design fits the new needs of the business. Other responsibilities include:

  • Planning the structure of the new model, interacting with key stakeholders to ensure the design fits the new needs of the business
  • Reviewing the current model structure and assumptions with a view to improving the method used to price deals
  • Designing the new model allowing for stochastic modelling where appropriate
  • Building the model and validating output to ensure accurate results are delivered
  • Presenting clear and concise results to leadership team in a timely manner that helps them to make a decision on how the business uses the model in the future

Maintenance and Leadership of the Pricing Model

  • Lead the maintenance and improvement of the pricing model over time, owning the model and verifying model amendments as they arise
  • Direct and train product development managers in the correct use of the model
  • Lead the potential opportunity to create a model that forecasts the liabilities of the entire office, moving towards a model office

Qualifications:

Essential:

  • Igloo modelling experience
  • Actuarial background
  • Good leadership skills and experience of managing a team

Preferred:

  • Considerable professional experience in financial services
  • Demonstrated experience of cashflow model design and build for liability forecasting
  • Excellent analytical capabilities
  • Quick learner, flexible and adaptable to change
  • Good communication skills
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Product Development Specialist General Insurance London circa £55k + Bonus NR341
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This role will suit a part qualified Actuary (or a student who has given up the exams). This is an opportunity to work with a number of teams across the business, you must have hands on pricing and banking or GI insurance experience. Experience in Igloo modelling is desirable.

In this role you will work within the Structured team, combining banking and general insurance forecasting techniques to develop competitive market propositions for clients across Europe.

The Structured team provide insurance coverage to existing and new business portfolios, typically with first loss and stop loss features similar to those of capital markets transactions. Additionally, MI can provide capital relief benefits for lenders under the and The structured team is responsible for developing compliant propositions to optimise the clients capital relief benefits under the new Basel II framework

Responsibilities include:

  • Pricing new business transactions using stochastic forecasting techniques.
  • Reviewing the prices of transactions priced by other members in the team.
  • Developing pricing models such that the company continues to offer consistent, market leading propositions to its clients.
  • Supporting the European sales teams during client discussions to first ascertain the need and then help describe the proposition.
  • Communicating and justifying the technical issues of propositions to the senior leaders of the European and U.S. business.
  • Support the product development team in developing pricing bases for new products

Experience Required:

  • Some previous hands on pricing experience
  • Banking or general insurance experience
  • Experience in Igloo modelling
  • Basel II or CRD experience
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Actuarial Manager General Insurance West London up to £80k + Bonus NR340
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This role is within the new Business Development team. You will get involved with structuring deals and report to the Business Development Leader.

Ideally you will be a qualified or nearly qualified Actuary with strong insurance experience with exposure to pricing - US GAAP and IFRS knowledge, experience in structuring deals, with creditor, personal accident or GAP insurance pricing knowledge. An opportunity to get involved with a new income stream for the business, hence extensive travel across Europe is involved.

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Investment Consultant Investments London circa £60k + Bonus NR339
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In this role you will provide investment consultancy advice for the firm’s trustee and corporate clients. This includes getting involved with:

  • Investment manager selection
  • Investment strategy analysis and reporting
  • Performance monitoring reports
  • Trustee meetings
  • General investment consultancy
  • Asset transfers
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Senior Manager – Pensions Consulting Pensions London circa £110k NR324
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A new and rapidly expanding pensions division in this well established firm.

You will be required to engage with clients and prospects effectively to secure long-term, profitable business relationships

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GI Senior Consultant General Insurance London circa £100k + Bonus NR326
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An opportunity to join the growing division of this non-life practice, providing advice on financial management, risk and capital modelling, regulatory matters, M&A and strategy. In this role you will:

  • Be involved in a variety of work (technical, management and client)
  • Undertake project management roles
  • Keep up to date with new methodologies and regulations and seek to understand the impact on the practice
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London Market Actuarial Assistant General Insurance London up to £38k + Bonus NR338
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In this role you will support the Actuarial team in working closely with the Underwriters as well as Senior Management and other internal departments on reserving, pricing, capital modelling and business planning activities. Other responsibilities include:

  • To assist in actuarial activities such as reserving, pricing, capital modelling and business planning.
  • To be responsible for liaising with underwriters and other internal departments.
  • To undertake the actuarial exams.
  • To undertake any ad hoc duties as necessary; such as data inputting, producing reports and extracting information.
  • To collate data and undertake appropriate research, including analysis of market statistics, in order to assist the actuarial department.
  • To begin to develop an understanding of the overall portfolio of business written within the business accounts.
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Reinsurance, Risk & Product Management Life London up to £85k + bonus NR337
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In addition to promoting the company through client meetings, press articles and various presentations, you will undertake research into pricing and risk management aspects for mortality, critical illness, income protection, long term care and other risks.

You will also monitor and assess market developments and if appropriate develop the company’s response. Other responsibilities include managing the experience analysis, developing pricing tools, liaising with other business units and taking part in group wide research projects. Some overseas travel.

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Senior Life Consultant Life London circa £100k + bonus NR336
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Here you will get involved with marketing the firm (with an actuarial hat on), working with the partners and representing the broader financial services, offering a multi-discipline service. (Naturally this firm will ensure you’re fully trained on the multi-discipline aspects, before facing clients in these wider services).

You will get involved in broad based due diligence work (e.g. due diligence project for a broker); Risk Management (not audit!), giving opinions on profit and ICAS models; expert witness, and lots more.

This firm is very focused on building a role around the right person, rather than fitting a person into a defined role. The key attribute here is problem solving skills. You’re likely to face issues that you’ve not faced before, and hence why this attribute is just as important as your experience. The scope here is far wider than your standard consulting role. A truly unique opportunity!

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VP Product Development Life, Pensions West London £Excellent + Bonus NR334
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Here you will drive will drive overall strategic product development for Retirement & Protection Products within Europe to deliver sustainable double-digit growth. Specifically, this senior executive role will be responsible for:

  • Developing and executing the Product and Distribution Strategy for the Retirement & Protection Business and setting measurable goals and financial targets for the overall business and the regions
  • Providing leadership and direction to the Product Development Team (to be hired) including the management of the cross functional Product Development Council to drive new growth ideas, products, distribution opportunities and best practice transfer across the platforms
  • Working with internal and external subject matter experts, outside consultants, distribution partners and potential customers to design and develop the go-to-market strategies and options for the rollout of the current and next generation products within the existing and future platforms. This includes the market/product/services game board, priorities and piloting strategy
  • Partnering with the Strategic Marketing team to drive the Consumer Wanted/Distributor preferred strategy across the product suite including product positioning and packaging strategies
  • Lead the ongoing consumer and client research and drive the Treating Customer Fairly objectives into the product development processes
  • Partnering with the Strategic Marketing team to lead the development of a common and scalable, consumer-back new product introduction and enhancements process
  • Leading the product management processes to determine the growth and profitability of existing products and drive the development of product enhancements and the rollout of existing products throughout the distribution channels.
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London Market Actuary General Insurance London up to £80k + Bonus NR333
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In this role you will provide actuarial pricing support to the company Underwriters and provide quarterly reserve projections for all classes of business written across the Underwriting division.

You will also support ICA/ Capital modelling, Catastrophe Modelling and Business Planning activities for the London Markets underwriting centre, ensuring consistency and proper use. All this whilst establishing and maintaining effective working relationships within the business departments.

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Financial Reporting Actuarial Assistant Life London up to £45k + bonus NR332
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In this role you have the opportunity to work with other departments, particularly Business Management and Business Development to achieve the aims and work of Financial Reporting. You will:

  • Assist with the production of financial projections, liability valuations and embedded value calculations.
  • Develop the ability to represent the team and communicate results to senior management and other departments.
  • Develop technical knowledge and expertise relevant to insurance reporting and accounting.
  • Contribute ideas and support to the positive development of Financial Reporting.
  • Develop a sound commercial awareness of the business.
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Financial Risk Manager Life, Investments South London up to £60k NR331
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Reporting directly to the Chief Risk Officer, this role offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the success of the business by enhancing the risk management capabilities across the firm with particular focus on Investment and Insurance Risk. In addition to managing a small team, other responsibilities include:

  • Managing the risk frameworks for credit, market, liquidity and insurance risk.
  • In-depth analysis of investment and insurance risk.
  • Review, analysis and preparation of quantitative risk assessments.
  • Analysis and implementation of financial risk management mitigation techniques.
  • Analysis of the wider risk environment – e.g. macro-economic risk, emerging risks etc.,
  • Engaging in the day-to-day management of the identification, measurement and control of risks within the firm.
  • Producing, analysing and enhancing Risk Assessments for new initiatives/ products/ internal changes as required.
  • Providing risk management support for the business/functional units.
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London Market Business Analyst General Insurance London up to £55k + Bonus NR330
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This role focuses on producing benchmarks and building reports to enable others to compare their performance against the market. You will produce accurate MI and develop new models, including the ability to forecast and employ stochastic methods.

You will also liaise with other departments to share quality information and present & promote the analysis internally and externally. The role reports directly to the Senior Actuary and actuarial study support is available.

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