General Re Corporation, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., is a holding company for global reinsurance and related operations, with more than 2,000 employees worldwide. It owns General Reinsurance Corporation and General Reinsurance AG, which conduct business as Gen Re.
Gen Re delivers reinsurance solutions to the Life/Health and Property/Casualty insurance industries. Represented in all major reinsurance markets through a network of more than 40 offices, we have earned superior financial strength ratings from each of the major rating agencies.
General Reinsurance Africa Ltd (a subsidiary of General Reinsurance AG) currently has an excellent opportunity for a nearly or recently qualified Actuary, in Life/Health based in our Cape Town office.
This is a challenging and rewarding role involving multiple work areas for Gen Re internally, externally as well as for our clients both locally and internationally:
We are looking for top applicants that have graduated with degrees in Actuarial Science or Mathematics and be at associate level.
Applicants should also have significant experience in applying statistical and machine learning techniques in financial services or related business to solve problems in practical and implementable way. Experience with researching and assessing the business relevant impact of external trends is also important.
Preference will be given, but not limited to, candidates from designated groups in terms of the Employment Equity Act and our employment equity policy.
If you are interested in this position, please submit your CV together with details of your salary expectations and in your cover-letter please let us know what interests you about the role and why you think you would be right for the position. Submissions should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org and labelled with the title “Actuarial Associate / Senior Actuarial Student”.
Candidates must be legally eligible to work in South Africa. Preference will be given to previously disadvantaged candidates.
Closing Date: 30 April 2021
Please note, only successful applicants will be contacted.
2nd Floor, South Wing, Granger Bay Court, Granger Bay, V&A Waterfront,
Cape Town, 8002 (South Africa)
P. O. Box 444 Cape Town, 8000 (South Africa)