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Wakam is hiring an

Actuary (Profitability, Remote from EMEA)

Who are we?

Wakam is a European B2B2C insurer that designs white label insurance products for its partners (e-retailers, brokers and fintechs/insurtechs, etc.). Our insurance products are embedded in the products or services offered to the end-customer.

We operate in 32 European countries with the majority of our turnover generated outside France. We provide most of our products through API and host white label insurance solutions via our Play&Plug technology platform. Since March 2021, we are a Mission-driven company. We defined 9 concrete commitments to illustrate this mission, such as writing our insurance contracts in plain language.

We also create insurance products at cost for associations. Our culture? Free to impact. A culture where everything is possible, where all ideas are taken into consideration, where everyone has an impact! Hungry for freedom? Thirsty for autonomy? If you are curious, then the Wakam adventure might be made for you!

ğŸŒŽ Based outside France?

We're happy to consider your application! The world is our playground, so wherever you're based or want to work, join Wakam to unleash your potential!

✎ Mission

Reporting to the Profitability Team Lead, you will, as a Profitability Actuary, be responsible for managing the profitability and results of partner portfolios. Your main missions:

  • Be the technical referent on the partnership portfolios for which you are responsible;
  • Carry out pricing development work on these partner portfolios, in conjunction with the Business Development teams and direct partners;
  • Manage the profitability of these portfolios through dashboards and additional analyzes carried out ad-hoc, and alert in the event of deviation by being a force for proposing possible corrective actions;
  • Present the results of your analyzes to internal bodies and to partners;
  • Contribute to provisioning work in conjunction with the Reserving team on the portfolios for which you are responsible;
  • Contribute to Wakam's cross-functional projects alongside other team members.

✯ Profile

  • Master's degree in Actuarial Science, Statistics, or Data Science.
  • A first experience on non-life solutions including profitability topics, would be ideal 🙏
  • You have already used traditional P&C tools: linear models (EMBLEM, AKUR8 or equivalent), open-source programming (Python, R), and you have notably already been exposed to machine learning models and visualization tools (PowerBI, Tableau, etc).
  • Fluency in English is essential (spoken and written), fluency in French is a great plus
  • Taste for teamwork and project management
  • Good communication and prioritization skills

Your working mindset :

  • Rigor and analytical mind
  • Attraction to innovation
  • Autonomy, at ease with taking initiative

Recruitment Process

  • Interview with Charlotte, Talent Acquisition expert
  • Technical interview with a team member
  • A cross team interview
  • Interview with Claire, Chief Technical Insurance Officer
  • HR interview Laura, Head of Talent
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