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Bratislava, SK

Actuarial Analyst

About iptiQ


iptiQ is a risk tech start-up within Swiss Re Group. Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

iptiQ provides digital, bespoke and transparent L&H and P&C protection products in a B2B2C manner. Founded in 2014, we're transforming the way consumers buy insurance with a unique digital insurance engine which incorporates the latest technology with world-class underwriting capabilities. We build strong partnerships to sell insurance via trusted brands.

Our success depends on our ability to build an inclusive culture encouraging fresh perspectives and innovative thinking. iptiQ embraces a workplace where everyone has equal opportunities to thrive and develop professionally regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, skillset, thought or other characteristics. In our inclusive and flexible environment everyone can bring their authentic selves to work.





About the Team

iptiQ EMEA is part of Swiss Re's Life Capital division which manages all our life & health primary insurance portfolios across Europe. iptiQ is a start-up, established to deliver outstanding protection solutions sold to consumers through Distribution Partners. iptiQ is a Luxembourg based insurer with Branches in UK, Ireland, Germany, France and the Netherlands. 


Reporting to a Head of Actuarial Portfolio Analytics, you will support the Actuarial Portfolio Analytics part of iptiQ's Life and Health Pricing Team. The Pricing team consists of 15 colleagues based across 6 locations in Europe with expansion plans. We are responsible for the design of life & health products and the setting of customer premiums as well as ongoing monitoring and profitability reviews.  


With the support of a wide range of Swiss Re experts, you will help the team grow presence in the EMEA markets, securing new distribution partnerships and building innovative product solutions. You will support all aspects of the pricing and actuarial product development of new protection products through data analysis, portfolio monitoring and dissemination of key information.
In this role, you will:

•    Analyze business performance of open portfolios 
•    Create and enhance Management Information reports to share with the wider business
•    Manage various data sources, cleaning and shaping the available information to glean useful business insight
•    Support the maintenance of our costing basis through investigations and analysis
•    Build and develop models and tools to assist with monitoring and costing processes
•    Support the building of new processes including preparing auditable documentation
•    Assist the production of existing business profitability reviews and portfolio analysis
•    Help to set-up automated tools to report profitability
•    Work with the wider team on ad-hoc analytical/data projects
•    Investigate and develop statistical techniques to help us improve the accuracy and efficiency of our modelling and 
•    Assist with business planning and projections


This role is available full or part time. Flexible working is a key part of the Swiss Re culture.


About you


We expect you to:
•    Have an excellent command of English – our working language
•    Hold graduate level qualifications in a numerical and analytical field or otherwise demonstrate strong skills in these areas
•    Be proficient in MS Excel 
•    Be proficient in R or other programming languages 
•    Have an interest in Data Science
•    Have at least 2-3 years professional experience gained in an analytical role 
•    Demonstrate accuracy and commitment to quality
•    Show integrity and consumer awareness.


•    Prior experience in insurance related field
•    Other European languages (German, French, Spanish or Dutch)
•    Have a clear interest in, and understanding of, the European insurance market

You are:
•    Happy in an area that is fluid, developing and fast-moving 
•    Enthusiastic about working with international colleagues in a multi-cultural environment
•    Comfortable handling multiple deliverables and reprioritisation
•    Collaborative, engaging and positive 
•    Keen to work independently and collaborate actively with other team members as required especially in a virtual environment
•    A fast learner able to grasp complex processes and projects.


Other activities/accountabilities: 
•    You may be asked to perform other position related tasks as needed
•    You will be involved in other ad hoc tasks as required from time to time 
•    You may be required to travel to Swiss Re locations occasionally.


The minimum gross monthly base salary for this role is 1300 EUR full time. Our final offer to you will be set up fairly, considering the skills and experience that you bring to the Swiss Re Group. You can look forward to extra rewards and benefits including an attractive performance-based bonus.

This job offer is suitable for people who have been impacted by the invasion of Ukraine.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. Our aim is to live visible and invisible diversity – diversity of age, race, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, physical abilities, personalities and experiences – at all levels and in all functions and regions. We also collaborate in a flexible working environment, providing you with a compelling degree of autonomy to decide how, when and where to carry out your tasks.

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Reference Code: 121571 


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