Zurich Insurance Group

Senior Actuarial Assistant (General Insurance)

Zurich Insurance Group
Full Time
Taikoo Shing
Junior (less than 3 years)

Job Description

Senior Actuarial Assistant (General Insurance)

Location: Hong Kong

Our opportunity
Being part of the team, you will apply your professional knowledge and expertise to support the team providing value adding actuarial reserving advice to the Hong Kong General Insurance business. If you are interested in working in a dynamic, challenging environment, for a company that recognizes and rewards your creativity, initiative and contributions, just simply click "Apply online"
Your role
As a Senior Actuarial Assistant, your main responsibilities will involve:
  • Assists with IBNR calculation and ensure appropriateness of IBNR level
  • Perform analytical analysis to support IBNR determination
  • Responsible for ensuring data accuracy
  • Production of Annual Actuarial Reports for HK
  • Perform business plans and forecasts loss ratios to reflect business strategic initiatives and are in line with targets
  • Assists with implementing, monitoring and managing local Governance in line with Group requirements
  • Ensure adherence to Controls (e.g. ZRP) according to Group policy for Actuarial Reserving
  • RBC
  • Assists with RBC monitoring and RBC parameterization process



Your Skills and Experience
As a Senior Actuarial Assistant, your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
  • Degree Holder in Actuarial Studies with 1-3 years of practical experience in the insurance industry or related Financial Services, in the Actuarial environment
  • Working towards fellowship of a recognized Actuarial Institution
  • Intermediate knowledge in General Insurance actuarial methods and modelling
  • Excellent computer programming skills with proficiency in Excel
  • Good knowledge of general insurance business and products



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.

Technical Skills

  • Business Plans
  • Computer Programming
  • Forecasting
  • Microsoft Excel