In this Zurich-based role you are part of the Non-life Actuarial Reserving team of the Swiss Finance Department. The team is responsible for reserving non-life business in Switzerland.
As a Senior Non-life Reserving Actuary Switzerland your main responsibilities will involve:
Review, lead and perform actuarial analysis including the valuation of technical claims provisions
Lead the quarterly reserving financial close, and prepare the quarterly actuarial reserve reports to the regional chief actuary and Swiss CFO
Coordinate with finance and accounting teams to ensure the adequacy of the balance sheet and profit and loss, and to complete regulatory submissions
Ensure that quality, processes and standards are consistent with internal Zurich actuarial policies and guidance as well as existing regulations
Lead partnering with other business functions including pricing, underwriting and claims, by providing insights into performance and implications for the business
As a Senior Non-life Reserving Actuary Switzerland your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
Masters Degree in Mathematics or related field
Fully-qualified actuary with at least three years' non-life insurance experience
Reserving experience will be an advantage
Ability to work independently and apply critical thinking
Ability to prioritize and deliver quality work under time pressure
Very good German and English skills
Who we are
Zurich is a strong brand - more than 1.4 million Swiss customers place their trust in our products and services. Our 53,000 employees worldwide form the basis of our success, helping our customers in 170 countries to understand and protect themselves from risk. In order to deliver our services, we offer our employees flexible working models and interesting opportunities for further training & development. As a Zurich employee, you benefit from a multitude of advantages as well as a strong culture, characterized by acceptance, diversity and team spirit.
At Zurich we are an equal opportunity employer. We attract and retain the best qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability.
Information for recruitment agencies
Zurich accepts no unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies for this position. We therefore request that recruitment agencies do not submit any candidate documents either via our employees or through our online career portal.
We refuse any responsibility for unsolicited applications as well as any associated fees. Thank you for your understanding.