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Actuarial Intern, SEA markets (M/F)

Date: Aug 11, 2019

Location: Singapore, SG

Company: SCOR

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Singapore Singapore (SG) 

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Actuarial Intern, SEA markets (M/F) 

Apprenticeship 

Actuarial 

 

 

          About SCOR         

SCOR is the 5th largest Reinsurance Company worldwide, following a profit-driven underwriting policy and practising selectively across all branches of reinsurance. Our specialist teams operate in over 120 countries, developing value added and innovative products and services and making long-term commitments to their clients, namely insurers and large corporations.
SCOR's aim, as an independent global reinsurance company, is to develop its Life and P&C business lines, to provide its clients with a broad range of innovative reinsurance solutions and to pursue an underwriting policy founded on profitability, supported by effective risk management and a prudent investment policy, in order to offer its clients an optimum level of security, to create value for its shareholders, and to contribute to the welfare and resilience of Society by helping to protect insureds against the risks they face.

 

Job Summary

 

Our internship program is designed to provide students with work assignments and projects that are challenging, educational and promote personal and professional development.

 

Key duties and responsibilities

 

To assist the South East Asia (SEA) Pricing team in the areas such as:

  1. Conduct analyses that adhere to actuarial standards of practice: identify and select the appropriate data sources and methods, recognize considerations, develop and documentation of the recommendations.
  2. Assisting in the preparation and analysis of periodic studies.
  3. Develop knowledge of actuarial methodologies by assisting in the creation/revision of pricing models and tools for automation.
  4. Assist in conducting research for pricing and modelling.
  5. Other adhoc projects.

 

Required experience & competencies

 

Experience:

  • No prior actuarial work experience is required.
  • Knowledge of advanced mathematics and statistical concepts.

 

Skills and Personal Competencies:

  • Effective verbal and written communication, time management and organization skills.
  • Ability to comprehend actuarial concepts and other advanced statistical concepts.
  • Ability to think logically and perform accurate calculations in a timely manner.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical thinking ability.
  • Excellent team player and culturally flexible.

 

Required Education

  • Pursuing bachelor’s degree in actuarial science, mathematics, statistics, economics, finance, or related field with a strong quantitative orientation.
  • Preference will be given to candidate who has just completed the second year of their actuarial science degree.