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Toronto, ON, CA

Global Actuarial Process Lead


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 Role


Would you like to help us shape the global working environment for the corporate actuarial function in L&H Business Management?


We offer you a great opportunity to design and implement a common global valuation and reporting process, driving greatly improved standardisation and efficiency across our global operations. You will ensure this is then translated into usable training material, to further embed the process at the core of the regional Valuation teams.


Main duties


  • Lead the further development and maintenance of the global actuarial process, documentation and training materials
  • Be accountable for the design, development and rollout of all elements of the global actuarial process and for user training, communication and overall assessment of system dependencies
  • Closely collaborate with the Global Actuarial Systems team lead, modelling leads, actuarial unit heads and their delegates, key ATLAS/IETV L&H leads, L&H Products colleagues, IT leads and teams
  • Ensure actuarial system developments are actioned and that ultimate system design is fit-for-purpose, so that projections and reserving calculations can be undertaken with the appropriate level of technical rigour, and to ensure an efficient workflow within Actuarial and between the different functional teams
  • Drive the alignment of all regions to a common global process and system usage
  • Challenge legacy approaches across regions in order to reach common alignment and agreement to global standard approaches


About the Team


You will become an integral part of our Global Actuarial Process & Systems team. In collaboration with regional partners, you will help reshape the actuarial landscape for the future.

About You


  • Qualified actuary with meaningful experience.
  • Effective at working with virtual cross-functional teams.
  • Good knowledge of the end-to-end reporting process.
  • Driven to deliver ambitious targets and effective at generating enthusiasm for the same.
  • Proactive and able to work within an uncertain and continually evolving environment.


We are happy to meet you!


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, including gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 

Swiss Re offers modern work models and attractive work places that allow all employees to adapt to changing work preferences and life phases.


We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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