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Snr Actuarial Manager

Job Description

Actuarial Manager (Insurance)

A leading consulting house for the banking and insurance industries is looking for an experienced Management Consultant to join their team at a managerial level.

Incredible growth and exposure to new markets

Work on projects across a wide spectrum of critical and exciting areas of the financial services industry. Gain exposure through exciting projects at the most prestigious banks and insurers in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Europe.

A typical day for a Manager will include:

  • Delivery on critical projects by playing a Senior role on consulting engagements with clients.
  • Taking responsibility for the successful delivery of projects.
  • Solving complex industry specific problems.
  • Identifying opportunities to grow with existing and new clients.
  • Conducting business and data analysis.
  • Designing and implementing management reports and dashboards.
  • Writing, reading and analysing various computer programming languages.
  • Continuously developing business knowledge and technical skills.

The successful candidate must:

  • Hold a relevant university degree in Computer Science, Information Science, Data, Mathematics, Statistics or Economics, with a strong preference for a post graduate qualification.
  • Have five years or more relevant experience in the insurance industry.
  • Have subject matter knowledge in banking and/or insurance.
  • Have demonstratable experience in successfully delivering on projects
  • Have experience leading project teams
  • Good technical skills, including experience with tools such as SQL, SAS, Python, R and Business Intelligence (BI) tools.

The ideal Manager:

Will be someone that is dynamic, adaptive and a thought leader. Someone that is hands-on, with strong problem-solving and out the box thinking. Someone with strong emotional intelligence and team leadership, as well as the ability to meet tight deadlines. This person needs to be polished, well-presented and able to communicate clearly with key business stakeholders.