Actuarial Assistant

Prudential UK & Europe
10 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Actuarial Assistant (With Profits Valuation Team)

Working with Prudential as an Actuarial Assistant in helping customers
achieve their long-term financial goals. If you’re inspired to join us, and if
you have the necessary qualities, then this could be the opportunity you’ve
been looking for.

You will be joining a Finance function focused around our 4 key aims –
Financial Strength, Commerciality, Agility and Operational Excellence.

The successful candidate will contribute to a small team made up of
qualified actuaries, actuarial technicians and trainees to produce with-profits
results. Key responsibilities of the role include the production of
internal and external financial results for Solvency II, EEV and IFRS reporting
across a range of Prudential’s products including unitised with-profits (UWP)
and conventional with-profits (CWP) business.

You will also provide support to a variety of projects across the group,
helping Prudential to react and respond to the key challenges facing the


  • Some experience of
    developing relationships with key contacts across the Finance team(s) and
    understanding of how sub-functions within Finance are structured and
  • Some experience of gathering
    financial information and of creating routine technical communication
    materials (e.g., policies & procedures, guidelines, presentations,
  • Some experience of
    presenting financial information and sharing findings and results,
    building an understanding of audience specific communication requirements
  • Some experience of assisting
    the clear articulation and dissemination of quality information to
    internal and external stakeholders including regulators and rating
  • Experience of asking the
    right questions and listening effectively to gain an understanding of stakeholders’
    needs and expectations
  • Basic knowledge of
    Prudential products, systems and distribution methods
  • Understanding of the
    Statements of Principle and Code of Practice
  • An understanding of
    financial statements and the key data included in P&L, Capital,
    Shareholder and Balance Sheet activities
  • knowledge of life and
    pensions products, markets and competitors
  • knowledge of financial
    services regulatory and legislative frameworks
  • Knowledge and experience of
    microsoft office packages eg. Excel
  • Working knowledge of new
    developments in actuarial field and the impact on own work
  • Working knowledge of Unit
    linked and With Profits (+others as relevant)
  • Understanding of the impacts
    associated with the external business environment, the associated risks
    and how these can be managed

Note that this is a trainee actuary role which will come with study

People who work at
Prudential agree that ours is a great place to work with a brilliant team
spirit. It’s also an innovative, high-performing commercial environment that’s
totally focused on customers. As a Prudential colleague you’ll get all the
support you’d expect, including full training and professional development.
You’ll receive a competitive salary and reward package. And in a fast-changing
world, you’ll join an organisation that’s leading the way in helping customers
achieve their long-term financial goals.

At Prudential we work
hard to create an environment that enables everyone to flourish and we actively
encourage diversity across the business.

Recruiter : Abdul Tafadar

Location: London

Closing date: Monday 5th Feb 2017