Senior Analyst - Life Insurance Strategic Intelligence

  • Annual Salary
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Sydney New South Wales AU
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Australian Prudential Regulation Authority
  • 10 Jul 18 2018-07-10

APRA is seeking an experienced Senior Analyst to join its Life Insurance Strategic Intelligence team within the Data Analytics branch of the Risk and Data Analytics Division.

  • Contribute to APRA’s strategic supervision priorities for the life insurance industry
  • Play a lead role in analysing and communicating life insurance industry trends and developments, using data and other market intelligence
  • Enjoy varied, challenging work and expand your knowledge into new areas, as you join a team with unique insight into the industry
  • Opportunity for flexible working arrangements in a workplace that values diversity, inclusion and work/life balance

APRA is seeking an experienced Senior Analyst to join its Life Insurance Strategic Intelligence team within the Data Analytics branch of the Risk and Data Analytics Division. Life Insurance Strategic Intelligence supports APRA’s core functions through the provision of forward-looking analytics and other business intelligence, driving risk-based supervisory judgements and strategic decisions.

As part of the team you will gain a unique perspective of the life insurance industry as you apply your skill and experience to produce industry data. Building on the data, you will provide high-quality industry insights and advice to APRA’s senior executive, life insurance supervisors, risk specialists and other Government agencies.

You will also have the opportunity to lead significant projects that will impact the life insurance industry as you collaborate with a wide range of APRA staff and with industry stakeholders.

The successful candidate will  have experience in analysing and communicating life insurance data, grounded in a sound understanding of life insurers and excellent analytical skills.  Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills are essential, along with excellent organisational, self and priority management skills. Actuarial qualifications would be well-regarded, but are not essential for the role.

Within APRA the Data Analytics team leads the way by providing reporting and forward looking analytics to help drive well-informed supervision and strategic decisions. In order to deliver this the team collects and distributes data both internally within APRA and externally to the other agencies and the industry.

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) is the prudential regulator of the financial services industry. It oversees banks, credit unions, building societies, general insurance and reinsurance companies, life insurance, private health insurers, friendly societies, and most members of the superannuation industry. APRA currently supervises institutions holding $6 trillion in assets for Australian depositors, policyholders and superannuation fund members.

APRA invests in contemporary technologies to enable our employees to achieve work life balance, via flexible working practices. Weare dedicated to cultivating a diverse and inclusive workplace that fosters collaboration and continuous improvement. 

APRA is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or disability status.

For a role statement and to apply, please visit our Careers Page at The closing date for applications is Friday, 27 July 2018.

For further information or assistance, please e-mail Please do not apply to this e-mail address.  

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