Senior Actuarial Analyst (Part-Time, Job-Share and Full-Time)

Actuarial Analyst (Part-Time, Job-Share and Full-Time)

Location:  London / Fareham

The opportunity: 

An excellent opportunity has arisen to join a Head Office Actuarial team providing consulting services to the Zurich actuarial function across Europe and Middle East (“EMEA”) and head office team of Zurich Insurance plc (“ZIP”). Based in the UK you will participate in a range of projects which include Reserving, calculation of Solvency II Technical provisions, Capital Modelling, IFRS17 development and Management & Regulatory reporting.

The varied nature of the role will require flexibility in both type of work carried out and in location of work with potential to support a range of local actuarial teams across Europe and Head Office functions in UK & Ireland. This may involve travel to businesses as required and where appropriate. You will also be part of the wider Head Office actuarial team, with a strong focus on process improvement projects.

Using your strong analytical skills and business acumen, you’ll work alongside some of the most talented qualified actuaries across Europe, as well as liaising with other areas of the business, including Finance and Underwriting.

This role is available part-time, job-share or full time. This is because we want the best people for our roles, and we recognise that sometimes those people aren’t available full-time.

Key Responsibilities: 
  • With minimal supervision, work on specific projects to support the EMEA Actuarial team in specific projects, deriving, reporting and communicating results.
  • Support ZIP Head team with calculation of regulatory results and reports.
  • Participate in actuarial process improvement activities within EMEA and ZIP.
  • Providing technical advice and counsel within the Actuarial team and to the wider Finance team, when required.
  • Your skills and experience:
  • Qualified actuary, or nearly qualified and actively studying for the final exams.
  • A high level of numeracy skills and an analytical approach to work is essential.
  • Ability to identify, analyse and optimise existing processes.
  • Excellent team-working, communication and interpersonal skills are also required.
  • A serious and professional attitude towards compliance of regulatory submissions with an eye for attention to detail in order to support accuracy.
  • Enthusiastic and positive can-do attitude.
  • Ability to manage competing priorities and driven to deliver to set deadlines.
  • Adaptability and Flexibility. 
  • The Reward:

    We offer an excellent lifestyle benefits package which includes –
  • 12% Non Contributory pension scheme
  • Annual company bonuses
  • 25 days holiday plus an additional 3 volunteering days
  • Private medical cover
  • Plus much more! 
  • At Zurich we will consider requests for flexible working on hiring. Many of our employees work flexibly in many different ways. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need.

    Who we are:

    With about 55,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries we aspire to become the best global insurer as measured by our shareholders, customers and employees. If you're interested in working in a dynamic and challenging environment for a company that recognises and rewards your creativity, initiatives and contributions - then Zurich could be just the place for you. The success of our business is built on the contributions of our highly talented employees - people who work every day to position us at the forefront of the insurance industry. We therefore look to hire great people and we encourage those people to give their best.

    You’ll feel the support of being part of a strong and stable company. A long-standing player in the insurance industry, we make every effort to address the career development needs and plans of our employees to ensure their success in the future.

    Further information:

    At Zurich we are proud of our culture. We are passionate about Diversity and Inclusion. We want you to bring your whole self to work we have a diverse mix of customers and we want our employee base to reflect that.

    Our diversity and inclusion initiatives are creating an environment where everyone feels welcome regardless of protected characteristics.

    With the above in mind we accept applications from everyone regardless of your background, beliefs or culture however we especially welcome applications from women, people from ethnic minorities, people with a disability and people who are LGBT+ as these groups are currently under-represented in our organisation.

    We are committed to continuous improvement and we offer access to a comprehensive range of training and development opportunities. Zurich is passionate about supporting employees to help others by getting involved in volunteering, charitable and community activity through the Zurich Community Trust.

    So make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported, Love what you do. Work for us. 

    • Location

      London

    • Sector:

      Finance & Accounting

    • Job ref:

      f262364cefad

    • Published:

      23 days ago

    • Expiry date:

      2021-03-08

    • Client:

      Talent.com