Pricing Analyst/Trainee Actuary

Recruiter
MW Appointments
Location
City of London, London
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

PRICING ANALYST/TRAINEE ACTUARY - to £25,000
We are looking for a graduate who is interested in training to be an actuary. The successful candidate will need to be highly motivated and capable of working both individually and as part of a team.

You will be exposed to the full range of (re)insurance pricing activities within the team and be given the opportunity to develop skills quickly. A comprehensive study package will be offered.
·Assist with data manipulation and analysis.
·Assist in pricing of large and/or complex risks.
·Assist in the research of key pricing assumptions and market rates.
·Assist with the development of and maintenance of pricing models for London Market (re)insurance business and commercial lines.
·Assist underwriters in using and maintaining models and databases.
·Assist with pricing databases using SQL and VBA code.
·High level of numeracy (a mathematics, physics or equivalent numerical degree is preferred).
·Excellent examination track record.
·Strong technical skills and flexibility to apply these skills to develop pricing models that underwriters can use on a day-to-day basis without extensive actuarial support.
·Strong IT skills. Prior familiarity with specific software is not essential but we are looking for someone who has demonstrated the ability to learn new software quickly and use them to a high level. Coding experience will be an advantage (e.g. VB, C++, C#, SQL).
·Ability to build relationships with underwriting staff.
·Good communication skills (both verbal and written). Ability to communicate technical aspects to non-technical staff.

Please apply today quoting reference 5462

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