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Actuarial Analyst (6 month contract position)

About Swiss Re

Swiss Re is one of the worldโ€™s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime. We cover both Property & Casualty and Life & Health. Combining experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise, we create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of more than 14,000 employees across the world.

Our success depends on our ability to build an inclusive culture encouraging fresh perspectives and innovative thinking. We embrace 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.

About the team:

Are you passionate about Working in a results-oriented team environment? You will be involved in many aspects of providing solutions to client companies' management of risk and capital using reinsurance. Our local actuarial environment spans three business units that are Individual and Group Life & Health (including Living Benefits)

Are you passionate about actuarial data analysis? We are looking for a motivated, enthusiastic, goal-driven actuarial students to join our exciting team.

About the role:

The roles will support the work of our actuaries in the Life & Health Business Management area in activities such as model construction/validation, experience studies, financial reporting, including GAAP and EVM (Economic Value Management) reporting. Students will have the opportunity to work with colleagues within the Swiss Re group located around the globe. This is a contract position starting in July/August 2024 for a 6-month period.

About You

As a temp Actuarial Analyst, your work will have a significant impact in supporting the L&H teams. You will succeed because:

  • You have a strong passion for problem-solving, innovation, and thinking outside the box to deliver creative solutions that will yield tangible results
  • Innovative, creative, excited to learn
  • You are a quick learner, with a demonstrated ability to learn on the go
  • Highly collaborative, ability to keep appropriate individuals informed and actively demonstrate teamwork
  • Excellent listening and written communication skills and the ability to foster strong working relationships.
  • Superior organization skills and a demonstrated ability to prioritize and deliver results in a fast-paced dynamic environment

Education and Technical Skills

  • Pursuing or recently completed an undergrad degree in Bachelor or Master's in Actuarial Science, Mathematics, or related fields.
  • Exceptional academic performance (GPA of 3.0 and above)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Completion of 1 or more internships in insurance, sales, or business is an asset
  • Exposure to AXIS, SQL, and VBA are definite assets
  • Completion of 2 or more actuarial exams is preferred
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