Mexico City, DIF, MX


Junior L&H 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


Pricing for core L&H business in Latin America with a particular emphasis on business written in the Mexico, Central America and Caribbean regions.


Actuarial support to the team in charge of product development in Latin America.


The opportunity

Swiss Re is looking for a junior actuary to work in a dynamic team focussing on pricing business written in the Mexico, Central America and Caribbean regions. The position requires significant collaboration within the organisation with other actuaries, underwriters and support functions, locally and abroad.  

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Develop innovative and custom solutions aimed at specific client needs.
  • Support the development and execution of the team’s strategy.
  • Actuarial analysis and pricing of traditional L&H business, build models, and provide analytic support throughout the deal.
  • Coordinate with various internal and external stakeholders and managing timetables and file documentations.
  • Monitor the performance of the portfolios and improving governance standards.
  • Design and develop of new L&H insurance products.
  • Review/monitor the profitability of business lines and recommend actions as necessary (products, pricing basis, etc.).
  • Actuarial support for the Latin America Life & Health (L&H) business unit including development of Terms of Trade and actuarial best practice processes and tools.
  • Develop business acumen in order to become a source of technical knowledge and advice in the region.
  • Develop strong relationships with global functions to transfer knowledge and expertise into Latin America.
  • Develop client presentations.


About you

  • Qualified actuary or in course of graduation.
  • Solid foundation in technical actuarial principles.
  • A good understanding of GAAP, EVM and also capital solutions would be a plus.
  • Initial experience in pricing/monitoring a range of life and health products,
  • Able to anticipate problems. proactive problem solving approach.
  • Excellent communicator in English
  • Able to present ideas and difficult concepts accordingly.
  • Good team player with drive to improve internal operation.
  • Expert user of MS Excel (knowledge of VBA and SAS are advantages).


About us

This is your opportunity to join one of the world's leading reinsurers. Our reinsurance business at Swiss Re is about understanding and analysing the major risks that concern the world - from natural catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. We combine experience with expertise and innovative thinking to create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. And we enable the risk-taking essential to enterprise and progress.

This is only possible with around 10,000 truly exceptional Swiss Re people across our group worldwide.


The Company is an equal opportunity employer. It is the practice of the Company to recruit, hire and promote without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, pregnancy, sexual orientations, marital status, military status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Decisions on employment are solely based on an individual's qualifications for the position being filled.


Reference Code: 84106 


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