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Technical Accountant Intern

Date: Aug 14, 2019

Location: Singapore, SG

Company: SCOR

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Singapore Singapore (SG) 

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Technical Accountant Intern 

Apprenticeship 

Actuarial 

 

 

          About SCOR         

SCOR, the 4th largest reinsurer in the world, provides insurance companies with a diversified and innovative range of solutions and services to control and manage risk. Using its experience and expertise, “The Art & Science of Risk”, SCOR provides cutting-edge financial solutions, analytics tools and services in all areas related to risk – in Life & Health insurance as well as in P&C insurance. 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.

 

This position is for an internship position to start ASAP.

 

Company Profile:

SCOR Global Life (SGL) ranks among the top four life reinsurers in the world and is the market leader in the US, based on recurring new business production and in-force volume. SCOR Global Life is part of SCOR SE, founded in 1970 and listed on the Paris Stock Exchange (SCR:PA).

 

Job Summary:

SCOR Global Life Asia Pacific (SGL AP) is looking for undergraduate(s) who aspires to have an inspiring and challenging start to their career!

We welcome applications from talents who have a zest for living and who are passionate about what they do.  Here comes an opportunity that might be beyond your competencies as an undergraduate, but you will be guided to work through the challenges by a team of experienced talents!

The calibre selected candidate should be prepared to work in a fast-paced and demanding team environment, and will finish the internship having gained broad experience in various aspects of strategy and marketing.

 

Key duties and responsibilities:

  • To assist South Asia Technical Accounting in the area such as:

  • Build VB prototypes and small-scale applications, along with VBA scripts, in a bid to automate Excel spreadsheets.
  • Develop, enhance, and maintain MS Office applications, and handle both frontend and backend development procedures.
  • Create SQL Server views, stored procedures and queries, and actively mitigate potential security gaps.
  • Develop, maintain and support existing MS Excel VBA applications, and analyse and convert business requirements as needed.
  • Perform object-oriented analysis and design, and diligent testing to ensure optimal performance of all assigned systems, and system modules.

 

Experience:

  • Previous working experience or internship in a similar environment is not required but will be advantageous;
  • Strong analytic skill;

 

Personal Competences:

  • Team player;
  • Organized and Multitasking;
  • Motivated, optimistic and dynamic;
  • Result oriented;
  • Creative and dynamic;
  • Strong interpersonal skills
     

Proficiency:

  • Microsoft suite office;
  • VBA Programming and SQL Programming;
  • Excellent oral and written skills in English.

 

Required Education

  • Pursuing bachelor’s degree in actuarial science, mathematics, statistics, economics, finance, or related field with a strong quantitative orientation.