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Actuaries and Actuarial Analysts

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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.

The Gen Re Life team is interested in speaking with Actuaries and Actuarial Analysts in the Insurance and Reinsurance Industry who are looking for the next step in their career. We have multiple valuation actuarial roles available at all levels.

Your Role

You will be a critical part of the Gen Re Life Australia team, and responsible for the calculation of actuarial reserves and analysis for the purposes of financial and management reporting. You will report to the Appointed Actuary and work closely with the wider Gen Re Life team.

You will have an analytical mindset and a reputation as a trusted advisor to your team and clients. You will proactively contribute to and promote a positive and collaborative culture, demonstrating your commitment to teamwork.

The valuation team is responsible for:

  • Construction and maintenance of computer projection models for financial reporting
  • Regulatory and management reporting under various accounting and capital regimes
  • Reserve calculations and cash flow projections
  • Monitoring of best estimate assumptions and contribution to experience studies
  • Monitoring of individual client company results
  • Maintaining knowledge of current market trends, including life industry reporting requirements
  • Contribution to valuation projects, including process improvement and adoption of new accounting standards

Your Profile

  • We are interested in speaking with actuaries and actuarial analysts
  • Valuation experience is preferred
  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of the insurance and reinsurance industry
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present results
  • Ability to interact, communicate and influence at all levels, internal and external
  • Familiarity with actuarial software modeling will be an advantage (for example: Excel, Prophet / AXIS Mo.Net)

We offer you a

  • Highly professional working environment that values excellence, integrity, personal responsibility and diversity
  • Flat management hierarchy and team-based environment that promote collaboration and free-flowing communication
  • Performance-based remuneration package commensurate with experience and qualifications

Does this sound exciting?

If you are interested in this position, please send your resume and a covering letter summarising your relevant experience and interest in the role via email to Human Resources at Gen Re is an equal opportunity employer where each application is assessed on its merits.

All applicants must have work rights for Australia.


Human Resources

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1 O'Connell Street
Sydney, NSW 2000 (Australia) ABN 73 002 166 869

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