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Marketing Actuary

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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.

Our Tokyo Branch is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified and dynamic individual as a Marketing Actuary.

Your Role

You are a member of the Tokyo Life/Health team contributing to the development and profitability of our business in Japan. You have account manager responsibility for assigned clients.

  • Plan, develop and implement Gen Re’s market strategies
  • Identify business opportunities and develop new products
  • Monitor and analyze performance of written business
  • Prepare reinsurance quotations and treaty contracts
  • Price newly developed products
  • Negotiate reinsurance contracts
  • Develop and build strong client relationships
  • Participate in regional and international initiatives and projects

Your Profile

  • Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries Japan. Associates who exhibit a visible progression towards fellowship may also be considered.
  • 5 or more years’ experience in the life insurance industry, with solid actuarial knowledge
  • Reinsurance experience is advantageous
  • Experience in developing protection-type products such as Long-term Care, Dread Disease or Health Insurance products
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Fluent in reading, writing and speaking Japanese
  • Good command of Business English, both spoken and written

We offer performance-based remuneration package commensurate with experience and qualifications.

If you are interested in this position, please send your detailed resume and day contact number via email to Human Resources at


Human Resources

Our Address

Tokyo Branch
2-1 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo, 102-0083 (Japan)

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