Job title : Strategic Iniatives Director

Job Number : 81737
Division : Executive

Job Description:


Responsibilities:
•Design product-suite, in concert with distribution partners
•Build pricing engine, including assumption setting, model development, and metric calibration
•Optimize hedging and investment program, in conjunction with Investment and Risk functions
•Obtain regulatory and internal committee approvals, with support from legal team
•Develop US-Retirement strategy
•Communicate strategy to senior management and other stakeholders
•Strategic assessment of organic and inorganic growth opportunities, including backbook reinsurance transactions and whole company acquisitions
•Experience studies and assumption development
•Calibration of pricing metrics and model development
•Asset optimization, asset-in-kind valuation framework, and roll-forward methodology

Qualifications:
Education:
•College Degree (BA / BS) required. Degree in mathematics, computer science, economics, science or other quantitative related fields are preferred.

Experience/Knowledge:
•Recently or nearly Qualified Actuary who maintains up to date professional knowledge and expertise of the profession generally, with 5+ years industry experience.
•Practical knowledge of US individual annuity market, in particular changes affecting it which impact on the customer service deliverables.

Skills:
•Superior technical skills and ability to understand complex actuarial models/software.
•Self-Starter with ability to adapt to manage multiple projects and to create solutions.