EY Experienced Life Actuary – EY Financial Services in Belgium

Title: Experienced Life Actuary – EY Financial Services

Location: Belgium

Job Number: BEL000P8

The opportunity

Our growing Actuarial team, led by our partner Katrien De Cauwer, is looking for professionals with life insurance experience to address the growing demand of insurance companies.

Join our team and you will provide clients with traditional actuarial services (e.g. reserving, pricing and mergers and acquisition support), as well as leading edge services such as digital and analytics.

The matters we cover

  • Assignments in life insurance, like pricing and product development

  • Risk and capital modelling/optimization

  • Valuation of liabilities under IFRS/BEGAAP/Solvency II, and deal with accounting changes

  • MCEV calculations and review

  • Asset & Liability Management

  • Acting as the actuarial function for insurance companies on life matters

  • Developing and optimizing reinsurance mechanisms

  • Digital & analytics

  • Assisting in due diligence with respect to actuarial aspects

Qualifications:

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A master degree in actuarial sciences

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience, working in a life actuarial-oriented position within an insurance company or a consultancy firm

  • A solid knowledge of life pricing, life reserving techniques, Solvency II and/or MCEV

  • A knowledge of actuarial software (R, SAS, Prophet, Moses,…) is a plus

  • An understanding of economic/market issues and the ability to interpret their impact on clients

  • A strong team spirit, balanced by a healthy sense of autonomy

  • Excellent communication skills, with fluency in Dutch and/or French and proficient level of business English

  • A global mindset and the drive to work in international teams

What working at EY offers

  • You will join a young, dynamic actuarial team recognized in Belgium and beyond, a team that is genuinely passionate about what they do and love to work together

  • You will work closely with colleagues from other service lines like FS Risk, Performance Improvement and Financial Audit

  • You will get the opportunity to build your career within a leading global advisory and audit firm

  • You will have an attractive remuneration package (competitive salary, interesting net allowances, and extensive fringe benefits: company car with fuel card, smart phone, health insurance, pension plan, and much more)

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the products, professional knowledge and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the top employer by 2020 a reality.

Build your legacy with us. Apply today.

Interested? Feel free to send your cv to kim.strouwen@be.ey.com