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Markel is hiring a

Senior Actuarial Director/Head of Pricing

What you’ll be doing:

  • Manage all aspects of the Markel International Actuarial team that relate to pricing and profitability.
  • Including large account pricing, pricing tool validation and internal and regulatory pricing reporting.
  • Manage the Markel International Actuarial Pricing team specifically – setting goals, managing resource, prioritising work, reviewing key deliverables.
  • Oversee the annual business planning process, as well the parameterisation of underwriting risk.
  • Provide support to the wider Markel International Actuarial team.

Our must-haves:

  • Have substantial experience of running a pricing function, including case pricing large accounts
  • Be able to set and drive pricing strategy across a diverse business including portfolio management monitoring and development
  • Have experience in coordinating the actuarial elements of business planning and parameterisation of underwriting risk, including interacting with other departments including Finance, Underwriting, Capital etc.
  • Be able to manage and engage senior stakeholders and create effective relationships with stakeholders
  • Effectively manage a team and prioritise your and the team’s workloads
  • Own and develop the Actuarial Function Solvency II Opinion reports

Who we are:

Markel Group (NYSE – MKL) a Fortune 500 company with over 60 offices in 20+ countries, is a holding company for insurance, reinsurance, specialist advisory, and investment operations around the world.

What’s in it for you?

  • A great starting salary plus annual bonus & strong benefits package…
  • 25 days paid holiday plus Bank Holidays, with the opportunity to buy/sell extra leave
  • Fantastic company pension scheme, private medical and dental cover, life assurance, travel insurance cover, income protection, season ticket loan as well as other great benefits on offer
  • There are countless opportunities to learn new skills and develop in your career and we can provide the support needed to do just that!

Are you ready to play your part?

Markel celebrates the value of a diverse workforce that brings experience and expertise from a wide variety of backgrounds and life circumstances. Whatever your background, if you feel you meet the requirements of this role then we want to hear from you. We are also happy to consider candidates who are looking for flexible working patterns.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided with all reasonable accommodations to be able to participate in the job application or interview process and to perform essential job functions if successful.

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