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Associate Consultant Actuarial

Posted 6 February by The Curve Group Easy Apply Ended

Associate Consultant Actuarial

Permanent

Manchester

Role summary:

Are you looking for a new and exciting opportunity? The role of the Actuarial Associate Consultant is to provide support and expertise to your colleagues to ensure the provision of an efficient, professional and profitable service. We are committed to supporting continuous learning and professional development and as such, we are able to offer study support towards your actuarial qualifications.

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc (JLT) is one of the world's leading providers of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services. Our client proposition is built upon our deep specialist knowledge, client advocacy, tailored advice and service excellence. Together, we place our clients first, champion independent thinking and expect to be judged on the results we deliver. JLT has offices in 40 territories with more than 10600 employees supported by the JLT International Network enabling us to offer risk management and employee benefit solutions in 135 countries.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide full support for internal company quality control and client care procedures
  • Complete technical calculations and draft reports for consultants and consulting actuaries - these may be routine actuarial reports, non specific actuarial reports or reports of a non actuarial nature
  • Perform other calculations or reports as required by clients or legislation, e.g. funding updates, liability profiling or cash flow analysis
  • Analyse scheme accounts, investment reports, scheme documentation and company accounts
  • Produce neat, dated and fully referenced work which is easily checkable and can be followed up at a later date
  • Draft letters and reports which should be clear and complete in line with internal and external standards
  • Build professional and friendly relationships with clients where client contact is appropriate and approved
  • Communicate technical information, providing the client with a clear understanding and minimising follow up queries
  • To, under the guidance of a senior member of the team, understand and comply with actuarial and other internal and external guidance notes as well as relevant legislation
  • To, under the guidance of a senior member of the team, develop an understanding of technical areas including FRS102/IAS19/US GAAP approximate calculations etc. as appropriate to role
  • Carry out all other reasonable requests and objectives to an acceptable standard within agreed timescales
  • To make steady progress with appropriate professional examinations as agreed with line manager with support of the company
  • Maintain an up to date knowledge of legislative changes and consulting procedures

Skills required:

  • Knowledge and understanding of benefit calculations and actuarial valuations
  • Has commenced actuarial exams
  • Sufficient relevant pensions experience
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Good time management skills
  • Ability to absorb new information quickly
  • Good Excel, Word and Outlook skills
  • Comfortable with new technology

Additional details

We offer highly attractive reward packages. We are aware of how integral our employees are to our progress, so we ensure that everyone shares in that success. Whilst this varies from company to company within Jardine Lloyd Thompson in the UK, typical benefits can include:

  • Employee share schemes
  • Flexible Benefit Scheme (called Choices)
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Pension Plan
  • Private healthcare scheme

JLT aims to be an equal opportunities employer and we would like to encourage applications from all the community, irrespective of race, religion, gender, disability, age or sexual orientation.

Required skills

  • Actuarial
  • Associate Consultant

Reference: 34409054

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