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Advisory, Associate – Actuarial (Financial Services)

The Programme

We are the only professional services organisation who has a separate business dedicated exclusively to the financial services marketplace. Join Financial Services (FSO) and you will work with multi-disciplinary teams from around the world to deliver a global perspective. Aligned to key industry groups including asset management, banking and capital markets, insurance and private equity, we provide integrated advisory, assurance, tax, and transaction services.

Through diverse experiences, world-class learning and individually tailored coaching you will experience ongoing professional development. That’s how we develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities.

What you will do

The opportunity

Our Insurance and Actuarial Advisory Services practice comprises two areas: Life/Health Insurance and Property/Casualty products and services. Join this team and you will provide clients with traditional actuarial services (e.g., reserving, pricing and mergers and acquisition support), as well as leading edge services such as financial reporting and measurement, financial risk management, modeling, hedging, reinsurance, securitization, economic capital and solvency.

As an actuarial professional, you’ll work closely with clients’ actuarial functions to assess their effectiveness and help them identify opportunities for improvement. Working alongside talented colleagues as part of a high-performing team, you’ll help clients adopt new financial reporting standards and support mergers and acquisitions.

Your key responsibilities

  • Market research and industry benchmarking
  • Valuation, pricing and product development
  • Regulatory changes, including Risk-Based Capital, Solvency II and IFRS
  • Merger & Acquisitions (M&A) and due diligence projects
  • Actuarial audits and financial modelling
  • Financial risk, product distribution and capital issues

Required Skills and Abilities

Skills & attributes for success

You can expect to:

  • Be at the forefront of issues that are shaping the insurance industry in Asia
  • Gain a wide exposure to a diverse range of actuarial projects
  • Work in a multicultural environment
  • Work with colleagues from a wide range of business disciplines

Required Skills and Abilities

To qualify for the role you must have the following

  • Final year students pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Actuarial Science
  • Strong academic records, good written and verbal communication skills

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Strong analytical and creative skills
  • Strong interpersonal and teaming skills
  • Good understanding of economic or market issues and the ability to interpret their impact on clients
  • Good progress through the actuarial examinations with either the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (UK), the Society of Actuaries (US) or the Institute of Actuaries of Australia

This position is only applicable to local universities students who are in their final year of study. We regret that applicants who do not belong to this category will not be shortlisted for this recruitment exercise.

What we look for

  • Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident team player that collaborates with people from various teams while looking to develop your career in a dynamic organization.

What working at EY offers

EY offers a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you
  • Job Type:Graduate jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Actuary, Science

  • Position Type:Full time
  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:

    Singapore (Singapore)

  • Closing Date:19th September 2018, 6:00 pm

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