Experienced Non-Life Actuary

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The Actuarial Function of Allianz Benelux is looking for an experienced Non-life Actuary to strengthen the team and advance it to the next level of expertise and technical excellence.

Who are we?

The Actuarial Function is responsible for sign-off of reserves and technical provisions, for product approval as well as challenging and providing feedback on the risk capital calculations. We protect the long term stability of the company by ensuring it is financially resilient and securing our commitment to our customers. We embrace a modern style of working and the motivation of each and every member of the community is our key interest. We make mistakes to learn, speak our minds, work hard, laugh hard and wear colorful socks/minds!

Do you dare to?

Allianz is the HOME for those who DARE!

About Allianz in the Benelux

Allianz is a global leader in insurance and financial services provision. It is present in over 70 countries, employing more than 140,000 people and serving more than 86 million customers. In the Benelux, Allianz offers a broad range of insurance products and services for individuals, the self-employed, SMEs, and large companies through its network of insurance brokers. In Belgium and Luxembourg, Allianz serves more than 900,000 customers, employs close to 950 people, and collects 2.1 billion euros. In the Netherlands, Allianz serves over 1.3 million customers with the help of distribution partners and its direct writer, Allsecur. Allianz employs approximately 1,000 people in the Netherlands and collects 1.1 billion euros in gross premiums in that country.

What will your role be?

We offer a dynamic and flexible role for an experienced non-life actuary in the Actuarial Function team covering the Benelux region. You report directly to the Actuarial Function Holder. As Allianz Benelux is a composite insurance company, your work covers the full insurance landscape (motor to workers compensation, corporate to retail). Your focus will be on non-life pricing and tariffication, but also linking these insights to their impact on reserving. You are open to expand your horizon into other insurance fields such as Health or Life.

Your responsibilities:

  • Review product design, underwriting criteria and reinsurance optimization;
  • Data analysis, model replication, calculation bench marking and statistical testing to ultimately approve the new products/tariffs, reserves and technical provisions;
  • Provide input and participate in the product approval and loss reserve committees, linking portfolio characteristics to real world observations;
  • Design and implement new methods and processes, maximizing available data and bringing the Actuarial Function to the next level;
  • Creation of formal annual reports to the Board and Regulator(s);
  • Stakeholder management, from CRO, Chief Actuary to the Heads of business domains.  

What we offer

An engaging multi-cultural team of experts spread out between Rotterdam and Brussels. Versatile work, with the flexibility to be involved in Life, Non-Life, Health and Income Protection business in Belgium as well as the Netherlands. A pleasant working atmosphere where taking initiative is encouraged and failures seen as opportunities to improve. Development of opportunities, access to Allianz’ global risk and actuarial community and ability to follow internal and external trainings.

Who are you?

You like to be challenged. You do not take statements at face value, and are driven to understand the underlying dynamics. You stay up to date in the actuarial field, are eager to learn and implement the newest developments. You are a skilled programmer. You yawn at chain-ladder and get excited about individual claims reserving. You are always looking for an excuse to apply machine learning techniques like GLM/GAMs, (decision) trees, NN. You don’t shy away from joining forces with the business to improve the level of expertise.

What we expect from you

  • You have at least a Master’s degree in Actuarial Sciences, Econometrics, Statistics or a similar field of expertise;
  • You have knowledge of non-life insurance products in Belgium and / or the Netherlands; 
  • IABE Qualified Actuary / AAG, IFoA en SoA or in the process of achieving this;
  • Minimum of 5 years of related working experience in the Finance sector, preferably in Non-  Life Insurance;
  • Excellent IT / software skills – Python, R, SAS; experience in actuarial modelling systems is advantageous using ResQ, Igloo, etc.;
  • Your basis will be Brussels but you are flexible to travel to Rotterdam 1 day every week;
  • You communicate fluently (orally and in writing) in English and French or Dutch;
  • Ability to make presentation to Board Member on the spot.

We DARE to challenge you to join Allianz Benelux and bring it to the next level!


Experienced Non-Life Actuary

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