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Actuarial Manager

Primary Details

  • Location: Sydney
  • Type: Permanent, full time

The opportunity

QBE’s global actuarial community is continuing on a programme of strategic change, with a focus on enhanced insight into business performance and decision-making.

This is a unique opportunity to join QBE’s Group Actuarial team as a manager in a non-traditional, varied, and dynamic global role and to contribute to the key foundational objectives of the team.

Your new role

This is a unique opportunity to join QBE’s Group Actuarial team in a non-traditional, forward-looking and to contribute on a wide range of actuarial key objectives.

You will be involved in global financial impact assessments, support the design and implementation of process and analytics frameworks, support and help enhance QBE’s reporting, and participate in a range of analytics initiatives, including those relating to performance, volatility, capital, reinsurance, planning and stress & scenario analysis.

You will interact regularly with the wider QBE finance community, collaborating to develop better insights into business performance and trends.

About you

  • Significant prior experience in a similar role, ideally within the Insurance sector
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving capabilities and an ability to work independently and systematically through complex matters
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills in order to interact across a variety of teams, and the ability to provide clear, pragmatic answers to complex questions
  • A commercial mindset, an understanding and interest in an insurance company’s financial performance drivers An intellectual curiosity to learn, and courage to challenge assumptions and processes
  • An excellent team player with a continuous improvement mindset
  • Previous experience in a similar role, working towards or completed actuarial fellowship exams

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 realizing our vision of becoming the most consistent and innovative risk partner.

And our people will be at the center 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 11,000 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?


  • ‘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 counseling, financial and legal advice
  • 12 weeks’ gender-equal flexible leave for all new parents, including paid super
  • The ability to maximize 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

  • 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
  • Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI) Platinum Employer since 2022 - the definitive national LGBTIQ+ benchmark for workplace inclusion recognizing employers achieving Gold status for 4 or more years
  • 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

Click APPLY to submit your application. Successful applicants will need to complete work rights, police and credit checks through our online provider as a condition of employment.

QBE recognize the value of diverse perspectives and experience. We are committed to an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and respected for who they are. If we can provide support with access requirements, alternative work arrangements or you would like to connect with one of our networks please contact us at recruitment@qbe.com

Role opening date: 02/07/2024

Role closing date: 02/08/2024

Application Close Date: 01/08/2024 11:59 PM

How to Apply:

To submit your application, click "Apply" and follow the step by step process.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

QBE is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction it operates.

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