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Bangalore, KA, IN

Team Lead Pricing Office BLR


About Swiss Re

Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

At Swiss Re we combine experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise to create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of more than 13,000 employees across the world.

We offer a flexible working environment where curious and adaptable people thrive. Are you interested in joining us?


About the Team:


The Bangalore Pricing services team has around 25 members supporting various Regional L&H pricing activities across Asia. The Asia Pricing Services team is a sub-team under the Bangalore Pricing Services team that supports the Asia Pricing Hub Office team. The Asia Pricing Hub Office team's key work areas are:

  1. Pricing and tool Development - Building pricing models and tools
  2. Governance - Managing governance around pricing processes to ensure best practice and
  3. Steering - Helping steer business as per directions from senior management
  4. Coordinate with Market pricing teams to implement directions from L&H Products Centre


About the Role:

This role within the L&H Pricing Services team is suitable for an experienced actuary with a passion for pricing, modelling and mentoring/managing a team.

As a successful candidate you will:

  1. Support Pricing, Governance, Steering and Tool development for L&H business in Asia
  2. Work closely with Asia Pricing Hub Office and Market Pricing teams
  3. Manage a small team and be responsible for their professional development


Major responsibilities:


  • Drive Governance, Steering and Reporting activities of Asia pricing office
  • Lead Development, transition, maintenance of tools managed by pricing office – Currently both R and Excel based tools used by Asian regions.
  • Support reinsurance quotation requests and co-ordinate pricing process with relevant market teams and other functional teams
  • Support transaction pricing model developments for Asia.
  • Participate and contribute for pricing related projects and activities at Hub level representing the market.
  • Support local teams to manage client relationship and develop client insights and solutions.
  • Maintain documentation of pricing work involved, reporting, tools and ensure regional compliance with pricing guidelines and standards.
  • Understanding product designs, pricing philosophy and target population experience to analyse and peer review experience analysis results for requested treaties
  • Enable reporting that helps business decision-making process by providing data-based recommendations with an understating of data reliability measures, Confidence intervals etc
  • General team management responsibilities for reportees and mentor them for enhancing skill sets for next level.


About You:

  • A qualified actuary with understanding of L&H (Re)insurance domain
  • Overall experience of 10+ years, preferably in direct and/or reinsurance pricing within Asian Markets.
  • Intermediary skill and interest in any data analytical software like SAS/Python/R.
  • Proven record of managing a small team (3-5), this will include day to day team management and mentoring
  • Good interpersonal, communication and leadership skills
  • Job may involve occasional travelling


Kindly reach out to hiring manager if you have any questions or need more clarifications.


Reference Code: 96667 


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