Actuary - 6 month Fixed Term Contract Actuary - 6 month Fixed Term Contract …

M&G plc.
in Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom
Contract, Full time
Last application, 30 Nov 20
M&G plc.
in Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom
Contract, Full time
Last application, 30 Nov 20
Posted by:
Emma Pryde • Recruiter
Posted by:
Emma Pryde
Actively recruiting during COVID.

The Role:

The Actuary role sits within the Capital Production team within the M&G Finance Reporting team. It requires a qualified Actuary who has practical experience of Solvency II capital financial reporting.

The role will include the opportunity to:

  • Develop a deep knowledge of the business through the financial reporting and ongoing solvency monitoring
  • Work with colleagues across with other areas within Finance and Risk to support delivery of financial reporting in line with regulatory deadlines
  • Deliver and develop the analysis and reporting of valuation results to ensure results are well-explained and accurately communicated to senior stakeholders

There are 2 x 6 month secondment/fixed term contract opportunities

Key Work Level Accountabilities:

Experienced Colleague:

  • Accountable for providing a quality service or product to customers and stakeholders, using skills/experience built through significant practical experience or training
  • For team leaders, accountable for ensuring the team the role supports is delivering a quality service or product
  • Works within established frameworks and procedures, with the freedom to interpret them to solve a range of problems
  • Delivers outputs that are clearly defined, using discretion over how to achieve them
  • Makes suggestions for improvements to the work of the team, based on previous experience and knowledge of similar situations

Key Responsibilities for this role:

  • Running the Capital Model and extracting data for onward processing
  • Profits and loss analysis
  • SCR results construction and checking
  • Producing and being accountable for the technical accuracy of financial information to support the production of actuarial analysis and reports
  • Providing specialist technical advice and guidance on the application of actuarial principles and tools to support business objectives, coaching and guiding less experienced members of the team

Key Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Fellow of Institute and Faculty of Actuaries
  • Excellent technical actuarial knowledge, with attention to detail
  • Motivated and willing to take responsibility and ownership of the work assigned
  • Demonstrable experience of problem solving and providing practical solutions to complex problems
  • Commercial aptitude and the ability to consider the impact of decisions
  • Strong commercial and collaboration skills
  • Ability to express own viewpoint and to communicate clearly on complex actuarial issues

Work Level: Experienced Colleague

Recruiter: Emma Pryde

Closing Date: 9th October 2020

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