Location: 

Beijing, 11, CN

 

Pricing Actuary 

About Swiss Re

The Swiss Re Group 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. It anticipates and manages risk – from natural catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. The aim of the Swiss Re Group is to enable society to thrive and progress, creating new opportunities and solutions for its clients. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1863, the Swiss Re Group operates through a network of around 80 offices globally. It is organised into three Business Units, each with a distinct strategy and set of objectives contributing to the Group’s overall mission.

 

About the Role

 

As a member of the China Life & Health actuarial costing team, the job holder will perform the pricing and supporting of one or more lines of Swiss Re BJ office's strategic focus areas, which involves keeping pricing basis up to date, designing products and services to meet clients’ various products, financial and risk management needs. From time to time the job holder may be required by the line manager to take on different roles / projects as well.

 

Mainland China is a key strategic market for Swiss Re Group and is in the fast stage of development, the challenge is to maintain technical integrity while fulfilling market needs.

 

Responsibilities:

  1. Develop and maintain the reinsurance pricing basis for different business lines in China
  2. Perform analysis on data relating to the emerging experience
  3. Design insurance products consistent with the pricing basis and risk management environment
  4. Provide input to the reinsurance treaty documentation
  5. Support the marketing of Swiss Re’s services by working closely with clients and external partners; expect significant (~25%) client facing time
  6. Perform ad hoc tasks as assigned by the line manager

 

About the Team

 

The jobholder will be part of the pricing team and also part of the cross functional team that includes client market, pricing, underwriting, claims and other functions.

 

About You

 

  • Bachelor degree or above required
  • Qualified / near qualified actuaries with an accredited actuarial society
  • 5+ years industry experience
  • Several years of pricing experience in China preferred
  • Can demonstrate both strong technical knowledge and communication skills
  • Fluency in Mandarin Chinese required; fluency in English a plus

 

 

 

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