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Actuary (Property Pricing)

Are you looking for an actuarial role where you can take ownership of your own analyses and then use the results to help business owners drive their strategies? If you are up to the challenges of developing pricing solutions for insurance business in an ever-changing market, forging strong relationships with business leaders, and advocating for strategic market decisions, apply today to help shape the future of Swiss Re Corporate Solutions in Latin America!

About the Role

The Latin America actuarial team within Swiss Re Corporate Solutions is looking to hire an individual to lead actuarial analyses for our Latin America Commercial Property portfolio. This role offers a unique opportunity to work with actuaries and business partners from Brazil and the rest of LatAm.

In addition, the individual will gain exposure to a wide range of actuarial techniques, commercial products, and regional standards. Projects consist of regular quarterly/annual updates along with less frequent deep-dives into segment loss experience. A sample of responsibilities include:

  • Quarterly reviews of projected profitability and segmentation analysis to better understand relative profitability.
  • Annual pricing model calibration to align with internal profit targets and/or external data.
  • Partnership with underwriting leadership regarding strategic actions.
  • Occasional pricing support for individual large accounts.
  • Provide actuarial support for technical notes for the Brazil regulatory entity.

About the Team

We provide actuarial support to Corporate Solutions businesses across the Americas as well as own the development of many global actuarial models and parameters. We work closely with our P&C business leaders, providing guidance on profitability and needed rating plan changes to improve performance. We also partner with actuaries around the world to develop efficient cross-product models and consistent parameters.

About you

  • University graduate with an actuarial degree.
  • Minimum five years of actuarial experience, preferably in a pricing role in property insurance.
  • Active MIBA required, with preferred experience with product actuarial technical notes.
  • Minimum of intermediate conversational English proficiency required.
  • Critical skills:
    • Self-motivation and ability to work independently;
    • Organized and able to manage various priorities;
    • Internal drive to push projects forward and meet deadlines;
    • Curiosity to understand "what" the data is saying and "why";
    • Interest in developing data-based strategic actions in partnership with portfolio owners;
    • Strong communication skills with technical and non-technical colleagues;
    • Ability to turn technical insights into practical guidance;
    • Creativity to consider actuarial problems in new ways.
  • Experience working with property insurance products preferred.
  • Experience with SQL, R, and/or Python preferred.

About Swiss Re Corporate Solutions

Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer. We anticipate and manage risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime. Swiss Re Corporate Solutions is the commercial insurance arm of the Swiss Re Group. We offer innovative insurance solutions to large and midsized multinational corporations from our approximately 50 locations worldwide.

We help clients mitigate their risk exposure, whilst our industry-leading claims service provides them with additional peace of mind. Our success depends on our ability to build an inclusive culture encouraging fresh perspectives and innovative thinking. Swiss Re Corporate Solutions embraces a workplace where everyone has equal opportunities to thrive and develop professionally regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, skillset, thought or other characteristics.

In our inclusive and flexible environment everyone can bring their authentic selves to work and their passion for sustainability.

All our positions are affirmative for people with disabilities (PwD).

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