To achieve these goals, the actuarial team provides the quantitative elements, assisting underwriters in understanding business drivers and improving the quality of pricing.
We are augmenting traditional pricing/actuarial methodologies with contemporaneous analytical data techniques. A key focus of our analytics work is to take predictive techniques typically used in large retail portfolios into more specialized and smaller areas including statistical inference in sparse data sets.
We are looking for a new team member for the Zurich based team.
As part of actuarial and underwriting you will work within a line of business team involving:
Rate setting for classes of business: analysis of data sets, investigations to find new pricing parameters, setting base rates, calculating relativities, increased limits factors, etc.
Pricing individual large accounts
Supporting the management of portfolio performance through business planning and regular monitoring and interpretation of trends as well as development of analytical tools to support this work
Investigating emerging business performance issues to find underlying causes and hence solutions as well as potential opportunities
Coordinating these activities with a wide variety of stakeholders in different functions (underwriting, claims, distribution) and geographies
Degree in a quantitative area such as Actuarial, Mathematics, Engineering
5+ years’ experience working in a General Insurance Actuarial team
Experience applying predictive analytical techniques and working with stakeholders to ensure the results deliver business value
Demonstrated ability to build your analytical skills both through on the job experience as well as through other sources e.g. actuarial qualifications
A strong interest in commercially applying your skills
Ability to interact successfully with people widely across the organization
Offerd Salary120,000 CHF