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, London Branch (a subsidiary of General Reinsurance AG) is offering an excellent opportunity for a Head of Pricing and Research in our London Office.
This role heads up the Pricing and Research team. The team is responsible for the pricing and management of reinsurance business for Gen Re’s Life and Health operations in London, as well as conducting wider research to support client and strategic initiatives. The successful candidate has overall responsibility for the management and development of the team.
Gen Re Life Health’s London office has a flat structure, which requires considerable cross-functional interaction and cooperation with colleagues to ensure that client needs, and expectations can be met. The role requires someone who can work collaboratively with clients and colleagues alike and build relationships to the benefit of the business.
We are looking for someone who would be responsible and accountable for the pricing and delivery of reinsurance offers and is distinct from that of the Regional Chief Actuary, who is responsible for setting the underlying technical bases.
The successful candidate for this role will be a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries or have an equivalent international qualification. The candidate will also have at least 5 years of relevant post-qualification work experience.
Oversight and prioritisation of key pricing team deliverables including:
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 “Head of Pricing and Research Vacancy”
Closing date: 28 February 2021
Please note only successful applicants will be contacted.
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