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Pricing Actuary (f/m/d)

Shape Your Future With Us

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.

Are you trying to find a career where you can link your interest in data analysis, insurance topics and client services? Our business unit Life/Health International offers an excellent opportunity to combine all these fields within a collaborative high-performance culture.

For our Unit Life/Health International we are seeking to appoint a Pricing Actuary (f/m/d) based in our Vienna office starting as soon as possible.

Your Role

The position of Reinsurance Actuary involves servicing and active cultivation of relationships with our clients and includes a broad range of tasks:

  • Actuarial analysis and assessment of life insurance portfolios for the purposes of risk management, planning and quotation
  • Drawing up reinsurance treaties
  • Evaluating life insurance products in relation to best risk management practices
  • Supporting product development
  • Presentations and training measures for clients
  • Marketing activities, including giving presentations at conferences and writing articles
  • Participation in international projects

Your Profile

  • Excellent university degree in mathematics or actuarial science; however, for the right person a different background may also be taken into consideration
  • Willingness to commence actuarial qualification; candidates who have already started or completed writing actuarial exams will have an advantage
  • Strong interest in the economic interrelations of insurance and reinsurance
  • 3 years prior work experience or internship in insurance or reinsurance would be advantageous
  • Interest in working in an international environment
  • Very good familiarity with MS Office, especially Excel, and ideally in data analysis tools
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Capacity to work effectively in a team environment
  • High degree of energy and creativity
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Fluent English; additional languages, ideally Polish, Czech or Hungarian would be advantageous

We offer you:

Our employees enjoy flexibility, a high-quality work environment, comprehensive benefits and a competitive compensation structure. We are continually committed to strengthening our employees’ professional skills, industry knowledge and personal growth.

We offer you an attractive salary package adequate to your qualifications and experience. We are obliged by law to state that the minimum annual gross salary for this position based on the collective agreement of the Austrian insurance industry is EUR 45.000 for 38.5 hours.


Then we are looking forward to receiving your complete application in English, stating your desired salary and earliest possible starting date.

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Ellen Sistermann, HR Manager
General Reinsurance AG
Theodor-Heuss-Ring 11
50668 Cologne
+49 221 9738 547

Our Address

Wiedner Gürtel 13, ICON Turm 24, Top 13.04
1100 Vienna

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