Director, Portfolio Actuarial Analytics

New York NY
March 28 2018
Insurance, Securities
Functional Area:

AC - Actuarial

Estimated Travel Percentage (%): Up to 25%

Relocation Provided: Yes

National Union Fire Insurance Co of Pittsburgh, PA

Position Description:

We are searching for an energetic, innovative and seasoned actuarial analytics director to join the Portfolio Analytics team within AIG Commercial Pricing & Analytics.

The team is created to help drive Commercial Underwriting strategy formulation, planning and tracking through data driven analytics and insights. Our goal is to enable underwriters to set targets and conduct scenario planning and to track actual performances to provide a timely “feedback loop” to the businesses to achieve targets.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Own underwriting “feedback loops” of commercial businesses by working and collaborating closely with the Pricing and Underwriting teams as well as others to ensure current strategy execution is on trajectory to achieve business goal
  • Manage a group of analysts to provide data driven analytics; mentor analysts on analytic techniques and business knowledge; build a high performance team by recruiting and retaining high potential talents.
  • develop portfolio management process to ensure timely delivery of tasks with accuracies
  • Build extensive relationships with diverse stakeholders— including pricing and underwriting teams, finance, IT etc. to external partners and manage stakeholder relationships and communications.
  • Lead project teams consistent of direct and indirect reports and deliver on set projects
  • Provide both high-level executive insights and deep-detail understanding across a variety of businesses
  • Ability to influence the organizations to take actions to enhance business outcomes.

    Position Requirements

  • Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Actuarial Science, or related areas required
  • Excellent analytical, quantitative, and communication skills
  • Strong influencing skills - ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams to gather inputs and align objectives and recommendations through quantitative analyses
  • 5+ years of experience people management;
  • 3+ years in large scale project management in Insurance businesses
  • 7-10 years of working experience in commercial insurance industries or related consulting works
  • ACAS or FCAS a must
  • advanced programming skills in quantitative analysis software packages/languages such as Excel/VBA, R, SAS, SQL, and Python
  • Proven project management skills - Experience in managing and coordinating large-scale projects
  • Strong background in insurance analytics
  • Advanced programming skills in quantitative analysis software packages/languages such as Excel/VBA, R, SAS, SQL, and Python
  • ACAS or FCAS with 6-10 years of experience in the insurance industry

It has been and will continue to be the policy of American International Group, Inc., its subsidiaries and affiliates to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We provide equal opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, age, gender, gender expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected categories.

At AIG, we believe that diversity and inclusion are critical to our future and our mission - creating a foundation for a creative workplace that leads to innovation, growth, and profitability. Through a wide variety of programs and initiatives, we invest in each employee, seeking to ensure that our people are not only respected as individuals, but also truly valued for their unique perspectives.