Senior Actuarial Manager Valuations

Recruiter
M&G Prudential
Location
Edinburgh
Posted
18 Apr 2019
Closes
23 Apr 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Working with M&GPrudential as a Senior Actuarial Manager means becoming part of a brand with a global reputation and an exciting vision: to become the best loved and most successful savings & investments business. The forthcoming planned de-merger of M&GPrudential from the Prudential Group PLC provides a terrific opportunity to create a truly international and integrated savings and investments firm. A firm built on a rich and long history and with a commitment to an innovative future centred on the needs of customers and clients. There is a genuine opportunity to drive competitive advantage with value creation through the formation of this new organisation. If you're inspired to join us, and have the necessary qualities, then this could be the opportunity you've been looking for. The Role: Financial Reporting is accountable for delivering on time and accurate financial results and disclosures across all reporting metrics, while providing real business insights, quality assurance and technical advice. This role requires a qualified actuary to develop and maintain a suite of management information to the support the requirements of the business from the Finance Reporting area. The role will also require developing a strong overview of the M&GPrudential business, communicating with business areas and understanding the impact of various factors on the financial results. The role will then require presentation of a range of financial results, including predictive results and budgets and forecasts to Senior business leaders. The role holder will lead a team and will be ultimately accountable for the performance of the team, in terms of time, cost and quality, and including its responsiveness to future business requirements. Key Responsibilities: To lead a team of Finance professionals, in the delivery of a suite of management information, on a range of financial reporting and business management metrics for internal and external reporting with supporting analysis and commentary To ensure the delivery of high quality management information, meeting customer needs, within a robust control framework. To develop a suite of reporting tools to aid delivery of regular management information, predictive results and budget and forecasting To liaise with the wider Finance teams to understand the impacts of various activity on the ongoing financial statements. To hold ultimate accountability for the accuracy of the output of the team, balancing resource time and cost to optimise the quality of the output To develop a team which is responsive to future business requirements You will have: Strong knowledge of IFRS and SII principles and associated external reporting and disclosure requirements A strong understanding of financial statements and the key data included in the P&L and Balance sheet Significant experience of preparing financial information for the purposes of meeting internal and external financial reporting requirements Significant experience in understanding the wider business and distilling this information to provide understandable results to the business Experience of disseminating complex quality information to internal and external stakeholders (including regulators and rating agencies) and ensuring it is understood Experience of using understanding of the business linked with finance knowledge to support the business and of making recommendations and helping to originate creative solutions Experience of leading teams to deliver under pressure and/or to tight timescales Knowledge of life and pensions products, markets and competitors Knowledge of financial services regulatory and legislative frameworks People who work at M&GPrudential 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 an M&GPrudential 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. M&GPrudential is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Our role as an employer is very simple - to provide the right environment for talented people to do their best work, by respecting, understanding and valuing individual differences. We welcome applications from individuals who have taken an extended career break, and we are willing to consider flexible working arrangements for all of our roles. Recruiter: Kelly Chalmers / Laura Campbell Location: Craigforth/Edinburgh Closing Date: 24 April 2019

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