Senior Risk Analyst / Risk Actuary

Salary: £50,000 - £63,000 base + c.25% bonus + benefits

Location: London, England, United Kingdom

Job Type: Full time

A top-tier financial group is looking for a Senior Risk Analyst / Risk Actuary to join their growing Strategy & Planning, Enterprise Risk Management Function, focusing on the global Insurance & Investment Management business.


Job Description 

The Senior Risk Analyst / Risk Actuary (Strategy & Planning) will support the Senior Manager in the following areas:

  • Assessing business plans from a risk perspective as part of the planning process of the Group & quarterly monitoring of the performance of business units against plan
  • Follow industry, accounting & regulatory developments that affect underlying methodologies or assumptions
  • Measuring & reporting risk exposures - developing, enhancing, implementing and embedding the Group Risk Appetite frameworks
  • Setting & reviewing output from stress testing & scenario analysis exercises
  • Measuring & assessing risk for ad-hoc projects

Experience required:

  • University graduate with a financial services and quantitative background OR qualified/part-qualified Actuary with life office or life consulting experience
  • Risk management experience (ideally Enterprise Risk Management (ERM), risk appetite, stress/scenario testing)
  • Knowledge of insurance business/products & regulation, including financial reporting (e.g. Embedded Value, IFRS, Solvency II)
  • Experience in business assessment, budgeting or planning would be an advantage
  • Excellent soft skills – the ability to deal with a variety of stakeholders and discuss issues

This is a fantastic opportunity to take ownership of, and delivery responsibility for, this area of business within a leading international group.