Actuarial Development Director

A leading life reinsurance company is looking for a senior actuary to lead their actuarial development area of the business. 

About the Position

The role includes leading a highly skilled team of actuaries. The work will include the development and review of actuarial methodologies/assumptions as well as supporting the new business in both the approvals and bid process. The role will report to the Head of Actuarial Function. This is an excellent opportunity to advance your career in a reputable expanding organisation.

Duties for the role include (but are not limited to):

  • Actuarial oversight of a wide range of bespoke reinsurance solutions 
  • Leading and managing a team of actuaries, supporting them in their duties and ensuring professional standards  
  • Continued communication with business development teams offering advice and feedback  
  • Ensuring compliance with internal policies and regulatory guidelines 
  • Keeping up to date with new technologies and best practice through regular engagement with colleagues across the wider group, professional bodies and individual research 
  • Working closely with senior stakeholders as part of the leadership teams 

Actuarial Skills Required

The successful candidate will be a qualified life actuary with significant post-qualification experience. You should have previous people management experience and a track record of influencing and communicating at Board level, C Suite and throughout the organisation. This is a unique opportunity to combine both technical and leadership skills. This industry-based role offers variety and the chance to influence how this organisation operates going forward.  

Candidates interested in finding out more about this position should contact Carina Devlin (0871082691 or or by filling in the application form. We are happy to help you, and can facilitate you outside of normal office hours. Alternatively, you can call us on 015311400.

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