Actuarial Specialist

A leading insurance company is on the look-out for an Actuarial Specialist to join their team in Gauteng.

In this role, you will be involved in all aspects of actuarial management of a short-term insurer with a focus on pricing and product development. This will include business intelligence, underwriting and other ad-hoc commercial involvements. This is a broad, technical role with opportunities to develop in a range of directions.

Key requirements:

  • Collect data from various sources and assess the completeness and accuracy of the data
  • Perform data analysis and advise on appropriate actions to be taken
  • Perform detailed statistical investigations using specialised software
  • Assist in the implementation of various products on the chosen LOB system across all regions
  • Devise methods and strategies to implement and monitor underwriting controls across various regions
  • Devise and monitor the success of rate making and renewal strategies
  • Assist with the cross-population of skills and ways of work that could find purpose in wider application
  • Build and maintain good working relationships with management across various regions
  • Ensure adherence to escalation procedures and mandates on system
  • Design and develop products and processes that would suit the opportunities identified
  • Develop and manage a spectrum of partners that MMI could leverage off in designing the solutions to various identified opportunities


  • Experience in short-term insurance
  • Basic programming skills (advantageous)

Education & certificates:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Sciences, Science, Finance Commerce or Business Sciences with good exemption progress

If you meet the above requirements and want to make a career-changing move, apply today by either filling in the online application form or by emailing your CV to Financialcareers@hireresolve.za.com

You are welcome to contact (021 551 8638) or connect with either Jessica Davies, or Lindy-Lee du Plessis on LinkedIn.

Please note that correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates for this position.
Please consider your application unsuccessful if you do not hear from us within 3 days

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