Actuarial Technical Specialist

Job Title: Actuarial Technical Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
REF: SPRILON334_1567178042
Contact Name: Sophie Price
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

A unique appointment in the City has become available within a leading Life Insurer. The business is looking for technical and analytical candidates, that are looking to expand their programming and computer software knowledge.

You will be sitting within a wider Modelling team, made up of both actuaries and technical specialists and will be responsible for Group-wide metrics and results.

The Role

You will be building, designing and developing a range of actuarial systems in order for the business to speed up processes to become more efficient.

You will be able to work with the businesses counterparts in the US & APAC and help to bring the UK's actuarial systems in line with these.

Lots of stakeholder engagement will be required as you work alongside actuarial and IT specialists to develop the models and report upon them.

Ability to assist other members of the team in model related queries and support other staff members within the business to navigate the model correctly.

The Person

This role could be ideal for an actuarial student who has decided they would not like to continue on the IFoA exam track, or candidates that are looking to move into the data analytics space.

  • Up to 7 years industry experience, either within an actuarial or IT based role.
  • The candidate will need to have strong programming knowledge across more than one language (VBA, Matlab, C#, C++ & Python)
  • Understanding and knowledge of actuarial systems would be desirable.
  • Good communication skills, ability to work alongside team members and delegate tasks.
  • Solvency II knowledge advantageous

For information on this unrivalled opportunity, contact:

Sophie Price, Oliver James Associates

Senior Consultant | 02038619126 |