Actuarial Analyst

Ecclesiastical Insurance
Gloucester, UK
23 Aug 2019
02 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
About the role

Ecclesiastical Insurance are looking for an Actuarial Analyst to work in the Group Capital Team, helping develop, test and use our Group Internal Model in order to add value within the business and lead to a successful Solvency II Model Approval. The role offers a strong Actuarial Study Support package, as well as a commitment to actuarial rotation into other teams (Pricing and Group Reserving).

Key accountabilities:

The main focus of the role will be to support the Group Capital Team in developing, testing and using the Internal Model. Our Internal Model is built using Towers Watson's Igloo software.

This includes support in successfully delivering the team's objectives, including an annual ICA update, a successful Solvency II model approval and other high priority model uses (e.g. reinsurance strategy).
  • Contribute to core actuarial analysis and reporting for appropriate actuarial team. Producing accurate work within set deadlines.
  • Contribute to actuarial projects as appropriate.
  • Undertake analysis as directed to provide insights into relevant aspects of the business.
  • Communicate effectively both within the actuarial department and across the wider business.
  • Pro-actively learn and apply actuarial concepts and methodologies and improve industry knowledge.
  • Keep abreast of current and emerging technical standards and best practice.
  • Carry out relevant data gathering/validation exercises to meet the on-going business needs.

Knowledge, skills and experience
  • Experience of working in a GI, Life or Pensions actuarial department
  • Effective communication skills, with proven ability to build effective relationships
  • Demostrates sound and commercial judgement and ability to design practical and proportionate solutions
  • Strong IT skills
  • A strong track record of personal success as well as academic achievement
  • Some work/placement experience undertaking work with an analytical focus would be desirable

  • Degree or equivalent in statistics, actuarial studies, computing, mathematics
  • A track record of success and achievement in education
  • Exemptions to previous actuarial exam passes are beneficial although not essential

To apply, please send in your CV. Early applications are encouraged.

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