Actuarial Analyst

We currently have a fulltime position available in our Actuarial Solutions department in our Edmonton, Alberta Head Office.  Reporting to our Director, Actuarial Solutions, the successful candidate will work on the pricing of our products through the use of predictive analytical tools and comparative research of market prices and trends.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

⪧ Perform actuarial analysis of insurance rates, rating procedures and rating plans for personal and commercial business lines (property, auto and casualty)
⪧ Develop effective rating systems
⪧ Prepare actuarial rate filings
⪧ Liaise with Information Technology department on development and maintenance of our underwriting system as it relates to pricing and reinsurance
⪧ Prepare insurance forecasting models as required
⪧ Compile of data required for reinsurance program
⪧ Provide recommendations to the Director, Actuarial Solutions, regarding pricing and products
⪧ Keep informed of relevant industry developments
⪧ Provide support for and serve on special committees as initiated by the company
⪧ Prepare various other actuarial analysis as required

Required Qualifications

⪧ Bachelor of Commerce or Science Degree
⪧ Minimum of 2 Casualty Actuarial Society exams and actively pursuing ACAS
⪧ Minimum of 1 years property and casualty experience preferred
⪧ Knowledge of underwriting and risk management

Skills & Abilities/Competencies

⪧ Problem solving using quantitative and analytical skills to make data-driven decisions
⪧ Able to manage competing/conflicting priorities while completing assignments successfully
⪧ Analytical and research skills
⪧ Excellent organizational, planning and implementation skills
⪧ Excellent writing and verbal communication skills, with the ability to present to non-technical audiences
⪧ Sound analytical thinking, planning, prioritization, and execution skills
⪧ Able to meet deadlines
⪧ High level of critical and logical thinking, analysis, and/or reasoning to identify underlying principles, reasons, or facts
⪧ High degree of accuracy
⪧ Computer literacy, including effective working skills of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook required
⪧ Familiar with predictive modeling and data manipulation tools such as R, SQL, SAS, Emblem
⪧ Ability to follow through and complete overlapping projects
⪧ Commitment to providing excellent customer service
⪧ Attention to detail
⪧ Able to function in a team environment as well as independently
⪧ High level of accountability
⪧ Strong work ethic
⪧ Positive team attitude
⪧ Ability to respond appropriately in pressure situations with a calm and steady demeanor
⪧ Excellent teamwork skills

 


Working at Peace Hills

Peace Hills understands that by reducing work-life struggles, individuals can enjoy a healthier lifestyle while improving productivity at work.  Ensuring an appropriate work/life balance and a collegial and supportive work environment are just a couple of ways we do this.

If you are interested in this great opportunity to build a career, submit your resume to Peace Hills Insurance at hr@phgic.com.   

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates shortlisted will be contacted.


Application Deadline: March 31, 2020