Actuarial Manager, APAC

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HFG , EA Licence No: 14C7034
  • 22 Feb 18 2018-02-22

A global primary insurer has strong plans to grow their APAC presence, and is currently seeking a driven and ambitious GI actuary to be part of their regional team. This is a hybrid scope of both Pricing and Reserving responsibilities, and the incumbent will report directly to the Regional Chief Actuary.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide actuarial services to support operations in the Asia Pacific region. This includes reserving, reporting, portfolio management, pricing, renewals and technical analysis.
  • Provide support to the business units in the business planning, in particular, leading forecast of the key assumptions, such as loss ratios, rate movement and retention ratios.
  • Lead or co-lead reserving processes and pricing projects.
  • Build and construct pricing models based on sound actuarial principles and fully aligned with APAC business objectives.
  • Research, collate, obtain and analyse statistical data for decision making/specific processes.
  • Produce ad hoc reporting in response to queries from Underwriters, Managers and Actuaries.
  • Comply with documentation of key processes and polices to ensure all divisions adhere to relevant Actuarial standards and good practice.
  • Proactive in mentoring regional junior staff members as well as assisting and coaching analytical staff within business units.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Tertiary graduate with professional qualification in Actuarial or related disciplines.
  • 6-8 years' relevant actuarial experiences, preferably in the insurance industry.
  • Sound understanding in financial and actuarial principles to assess risks.
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and research skills.
  • Strong communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Able to work independently with a can-do attitude.
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.