2nd Line Reserving Manager Non-Life

In this role, you will challenge our Clients’ actuaries, in a competent professional manner.  Suit nearly/newly NL actuary.

Our Client is a Direct Insurance company with an insurance portfolio that spans across Europe and Asia, and is among the largest non-life balance sheets in Ireland.

Your role is to challenge our Clients’ various regional actuaries, and where appropriate, our client’s Head of Actuarial Function, in a competent professional manner? 

This is a high-profile opportunity for a confident nearly/newly qualified NL actuary.

Reporting to the Head of Reserving 2nd Opinion, your role will involve:

  • Ensuring appropriate methods and models are used in the calculation of technical provisions;

  • Assessing the quality of data available for reserving purposes and the controls performed by the 1st opinion;

  • Contributing to the performance from time to time of deep-dive analyses on specific LOBs;

  • Contributing to regular independent second opinions on the insurance & reinsurance reserves to management in line with Group standards;

  • Defining the local second opinion on reserves framework to contribute to the review of the reserving policy;

  • Assisting in coordinating activities on the two annual assessments to be performed;

  • Ensuring that actuarial policies, processes and procedures locally meet standard requirements; and

  • Providing actuarial assistance on internal projects and initiatives as required

The Candidate

  • Our Client is looking for a strong candidate to hit the ground running; capable, confident and professional, with strong reserving experience, and excellent inter-personal skills;

  • Highly numerate and analytical;

  • Excellent organizational skills;

  • Good written and verbal communication skills;

  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills – preferably with experience of VBA;

  • Ability to work independently using own initiative and be a good team player;

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously within the team to tight deadlines; and

  • Ability to work effectively across various disciplines.

 

You will report directly to the Head of Reserving 2nd Opinion.