Saturday , January 28 2023

KPMG Vacancies – Actuarial Manager

Website KPMG

Job Description:

We are looking for candidates to support our audit work who enjoy a combination of reviewing clients’ reserving and capital assessments and forming their own independent assessments – this is the process we use widely when we provide specialist support on audits. Our practitioners have benefited by improving the breadth of their knowledge of reserving and getting exposure to and engagement with senior leadership within the insurance industry.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Providing a high-quality advisory service to our clients
  • A good knowledge of standard actuarial reserving techniques, and application of these techniques for a variety of reporting
  • Working with other KPMG teams and providing technical input
  • Assisting in the delivery of client engagements, working as part of a project team on client sites
  • Working and collaborating with other non-actuarial colleagues within KPMG, primarily with an auditing and accounting background”
  • Working with large datasets and with sparse data to assess judgements made
  • The successful candidate will be required to manage small to medium sized teams.
  • Professional scepticism, when assessing reserves and capital calculations requiring a high degree of judgement for statutory and regulatory purposes
  • Supporting senior management efforts to cultivate and maintain target client relationships, including assisting with proposals and the development of sales materials
  • Drafting reports and presentations.
  • Stakeholder management and communication with the most senior leadership of insurance and other organisations

Job Requirements:

  • Programming (eg VBA, .NET);
  • Modelling (eg Igloo, ReMetrica);
  • Strong project and people management skills, and an ability to structure task allocations around critical goals
  • Advanced Excel skills.
  • Advanced data & analytics skills including the use of specialist software such as Alteryx
  • The capability to manage concurrent engagements and play a part in shaping and implementing KPMG’s tailored solutions.
  • Knowledge of UK reporting methodologies, e.g. UK GAAP, IFRS, FCA Returns.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral, and an ability to explain actuarial concepts to non-actuaries.
  • The ability to develop productive relationships that bring in business
  • Strong technical and communication skills (both written and oral) and the ability to deal with clients and senior personnel from day one
  • Must be able to produce deliverables to a high standard that are ready for final review, with a complete and comprehensive audit trail.
  • Strong coaching skills to develop the capabilities of junior team members
  • A broad knowledge of non-life insurance products
  • Capital modelling experience
  • Must be flexible and enjoy working on a wide range of projects.
  • Flexibility and an enjoyment of working on challenging projects, and interacting with teams from other business groups
  • Personal Lines market experience
  • Knowledge of UK regulatory regime for non-life insurers.

Job Details:

Company: KPMG

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: London, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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