Zurich Insurance Group

Actuarial Intern (full-time program for 6 months)

Zurich Insurance Group
Junior (less than 3 years)

Job Description

Actuarial Intern (full-time program for 6 months)

Location: Hong Kong

Our opportunity
This is a 6 months' full-time internship program at Zurich Life Insurance, starting from Jul 2017.  It is a great learning opportunity for participants to understand and gain experience in the actuarial operations of real business. You will get the chance of equipping yourselves on professional exposure and the required skills for a successful career path ahead
Job Highlights
  • Learn to consolidate and assist to analyze and explain financial results under different financial reporting bases including International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Market Consistent Embedded Value (MCEV), Solvency II (SII) and Local Statutory reporting
  • Learn to use actuarial software packages such as Prophet and gain insight to actuarial modeling techniques
  • Develop business soft-skills such as the ability to communicate and deliver presentations professionally


Your role
As an Actuarial Intern, your main responsibilities will involve:
  • Provide support to the Life Actuarial Department in carrying out operational and developmental tasks for the financial management of the Company
  • Participate in monthly valuation process and actuarial modeling
  • Any other ad hoc duties, tasks oriented or actuarial related as may be assigned by supervisors



Your Skills and Experience
As an Actuarial Intern, your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
  • University student undertaking their penultimate or final year of study in Actuarial Science or related disciplines
  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible and willingness to learn
  • Good analytical skills coupled with financial acumen

  • This is a full-time internship program for 6 months which will start from Jul 2017



Additional Information
Primary work location is Hong Kong. You can apply by clicking on the button “Apply online”
Who we are
Looking for a career that will excite, challenge and inspire you? Thinking about insurance? Perhaps you should. Working for us is a totally different experience to what you probably expect. How do you feel about the things you truly love? Don’t you want to protect them in the best way possible? Imagine if you could help people do this all over the world. You’d give them confidence and reassurance by protecting what they love most. This is no easy task. In today’s interconnected world, tackling risk is fast, unpredictable and invigorating. You’ll have to think on your feet as you manage risks big and small, from flooding to cyber crime. You’ll be tackling issues like these in over 170 countries. It’s a big challenge, but you’ll have a truly diverse network helping you. As part of an international team, every day would provide opportunities to learn, grow and share ideas.
As you make an impact across borders, you’ll feel the support of being part of a strong and stable company. A long-standing player in the insurance industry, we make every effort to address the career development needs and plans of our employees to ensure their success in the future.
So make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported, Love what you do. Work for us.
Zurich Insurance has the policy to be an equal opportunity employer. We aim to attract and retain the best qualified individuals available, without regard to criteria such as race/ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability.

At Zurich we believe that having a culture of inclusion is essential in delivering good results. Attracting, retaining and developing a diverse workforce where employees feel valued, respected and empowered allows people to reach their full potential. As a business this diversity helps us to better reflect and understand our 4 million customers’ needs to allow us to drive better outcomes. As a global organisation, with an increasingly agile workforce, we're happy to consider flexible working arrangements.