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Actuary

M&G plc.
United Kingdom, Stirling
Posted about 11 hours ago Permanent Competitive
Actuary
At M&G our vision is: to become the best loved and most successful savings and investment business and we're looking for people who are excited about joining us on our journey. We're digitally transforming and investing heavily in technology and innovation to develop new and improved customer propositions that really raise the bar for our customers. To help us achieve our vision we're looking for exceptional people who live our values and behaviours and who can inspire others; embrace change; deliver results and keep it simple.

We know that an inclusive environment makes us more accessible and ensures we attract, engage, promote and retain exceptional people. We welcome applications from all individuals regardless of age, gender/gender identity, sexual orientation, ethnicity/nationality, disability, or military service and welcome those who have taken career breaks. We will consider flexible working arrangements or home working arrangements for any of our roles and also offer work place accommodations to ensure you have what you need to effectively deliver in your role.

What you can expect from us:
We are committed to creating an environment where you can be exceptional at all you do. To help us deliver this, we promise to:
  • Challenge Your Limits by creating a stimulating working environment and providing opportunities for you to be involved in meaningful and challenging work
  • Support Your Aspirations with a commitment to learning and development that helps you achieve and build your experience with people who want you to succeed
  • Value Your Input whereby leaders and managers will involve you in key decisions, listen to your thoughts and recognise the important contribution you make
  • Balance Your Life through a work life partnership that focuses on making this an inclusive, diverse and friendly place to work and offers the flexibility and support that enables everyone to be at their best

How do we support our employees:
All M&G plc employees will be supported in the workplace through our M&G Employee Assistance Programme (EAP). If you need counselling, confidential financial or legal advice. The service is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and offers access to qualified professionals who can provide specialist information, advice and support on many issues. It offers a broad range of services, including help with family issues, maintaining work/life balance and mental health support.

Role Context:
  • The role is for a permanent senior role within the Product & Operations Team within FROISS, Actuarial M&A and Support
  • The candidate will be Experienced Colleague level and be a Qualified or Newly Qualified Actuary.
  • The team is responsible for the ongoing maintenance of customer calculations bases that underpin M&G's suite of legacy and new business products, including charges disclosure, projections and unit-linked activity.

Experienced Colleague:
  • Accountable for providing a quality service to customers and stakeholders, using skills/experience built through significant practical experience or training
  • Works within established frameworks and procedures, with the freedom to interpret them to solve a range of problems
  • Delivers outputs that are clearly defined, using discretion over how to achieve them
  • Makes suggestions for improvements to the work of the team, based on previous experience and knowledge of similar situations

Key responsibilities for this role:
The role offers the opportunity to be involved in a wide range of Actuarial Operations work supporting Finance and the wider business, including:
  • the provision of technical actuarial calculations and maintenance of the customer calculations bases;
  • developing the existing framework around charges and expense disclosures;
  • liaising with stakeholders across the wider business and with external parties, either as part of BAU work or regulatory project work, to ensure understanding of complex and technical actuarial information, developing relationships with key business areas;
  • development and review of documented calculation bases for preparing illustrations and administration system calculations for our new and existing life, pension and investment products; and
  • supporting investigations into actuarial calculation related queries raised by other Actuarial areas and the wider business.

Key knowledge, skills and experience:
  • Be a qualified actuary with previous experience within an actuarial team
  • Highly effective communication skills, both written and oral
  • Able to disseminate quality information to internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience of developing a broad base of relationships with key contacts across Finance and with key business stakeholders
  • Able to apply actuarial concepts and experience to real life situations
  • Comfortable communicating business issues to appropriate parties and providing support to stakeholders, including the Head of Actuarial Methodology & Assumptions, Capital Models and Support
  • Strong experience of using Microsoft applications


Recruiter: Matt Campbell
Work Grade Level : Experienced Colleague
Close Date : 25th May 2022

We live by four behaviours at M&G and we ask all our employees to:
  • Inspire Others - Support and encourage each other, creating an environment where everyone can contribute and succeed
  • Embrace Change - Be open to change, willing to be challenged and able to adapt quickly and imaginatively to new ideas
  • Deliver Results - Focus on outcomes, set high standards and deliver with energy and determination
  • Keep it Simple - Cut through complexity and bureaucracy, be clear and decisive and never overcomplicate things
Job ID  R08259
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