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QBE is hiring an

Actuarial Analyst

  • An opportunity for an Actuarial Analyst to join our Actuarial Specialty Reserving Team
  • Location: Open but Sydney preferred
  • Permanent Full Time

Your new role

The Actuarial community at QBE Insurance is full of experienced professionals who are incredibly passionate and dedicated to making a significant contribution to the way we operate our business. This is your opportunity to join this great community in the role of Actuarial Analyst in Reserving.

You will perform actuarial calculations to assist the relevant business units within our Short Tail portfolios in obtaining and managing a profitable business by supporting the work of more experienced actuaries/reserving specialists.

Additional responsibilities:

  • Develop relationships with internal stakeholders
  • Demonstrate general understanding of the business unit and QBE support functions
  • Develop broader awareness of industry issues
  • Conduct actuarial or reserving research as required, including preparing, manipulating, interpreting data under the direction of a Senior Analyst or Manager
  • Responsible for carrying out assignments or projects, performing actuarial analysis, investigations, and modelling under supervision
  • Build and check good code base for data preparation in repeatable and sustainable manner

About You

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • You have obtained a tertiary qualification in actuarial studies, mathematics, statistics or equivalent relevant disciplines.
  • Your experience will include proven Actuarial expertise within General Insurance, in reserving or pricing, and are ready to take the next step in your career with a leading global insurer known for providing career development and progression opportunities.
  • You have exceptional problem-solving and analytical skills and an ability to generate outside of the box creative solutions rather than following precedence.
  • You will also have strong communication skills (both written and verbal) and can utilise these to liaise with stakeholders at varying levels across the business to influence best practice outcomes.

About QBE

We can never really predict what’s around the corner, but at QBE we’re asking the right questions to enable a more resilient future – helping those around us build strength and embrace change to their advantage.

We’re an international insurer that’s building momentum towards realising our vision of becoming the most consistent and innovative risk partner.

And our people will be at the centre of our success. We’re proud to work together, and encourage each other enable resilience for our customers, our environment, our economies and our communities.

With more than more than 13,000 people working across 27 countries, we’re big enough to make a real impact, but small enough to provide a friendly workplace, where people are down-to-earth, passionate and kind.

We believe this is our moment – what if it was yours too?

Your career at QBE — let’s make it happen!


We offer a range of benefits to help provide holistic support for your work life, whatever your circumstances. As a QBE employee you will have access to and benefit from:

  • ‘Hybrid Working’ – a mix of working from home and in the office to enhance your work/life balance
  • Our ‘Thriving at our Best’ wellbeing program, including free holistic wellbeing coaching, nutritional, confidential counselling, financial and legal advice
  • 12 weeks’ gender-equal flexible leave for all new parents, including paid super
  • The ability to maximise retirement savings through voluntary super contributions and company matching
  • Income protection insurance & reimbursed Death and Total Permanent Disability insurance premiums
  • Additional leave and support through QBE’s Family Domestic Violence First Responder Network
  • Discounts on insurance products, car hire, hotels, goods and services including benefits through our various sports and arts sponsorship partners

Rewards & Recognition

We value our employee’s experience with us and are proud to have been recognised for the following awards:

  • 2021 LinkedIn Top Employer & HRD Employer of Choice
  • 2020 Best Workplace Diversity & Inclusion and Excellence Award for Best Health & Wellbeing at the Australian HR Awards
  • Gold Employer status for 4 years in a row 2019 - 2022 Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI) – the definitive national benchmark on LGBTQI+ workplace inclusion
  • Ranked 6th place in the AAGE Top Graduate Employers 2021 as voted by graduates
  • Top 20 Workplaces for Dads in 2019 and 2020 (HBF Direct Advice for Dads)
  • Family First accredited employer since 2021

APPLY NOW and let’s make it happen!

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