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The Corporation of Lloyd’s oversees and provides services to support the Lloyd’s market and promotes Lloyd’s around the world. Market Reserving & Capital (MRC) is the actuarial department in the Corporation and is responsible for market oversight as regards monitoring the adequacy of reserves and capital at syndicate level, and for the calculation of capital requirements for members and the Central Fund. The responsibilities of MRC require analytics to be used on our data to support syndicate oversight and feed other departments.
Lloyd’s are seeking to recruit an Actuarial Data Scientist to analyse the performance of Lloyd's at class of business, syndicate and market level by creating dashboards and developing predictive models and machine learning techniques and support other teams to improve analytics in Market Reserving and Capital
Review and validation of data returns received by Lloyd’s
Support the delivery of predictive analytics to provide insights on reserves, capital and the key drivers of underwriting performance.
Use strategic tools and techniques for delivering insights to the business teams in Market Reserving and Capital, Finance, Markets and Risk
Work with Operations and IT to manage projects to implement the new models into production
Support the implementation of best practice actuarial modelling techniques and processes (including machine learning) throughout MRC.
Recommend new tools and methods of analysis that can improve the understanding of both past and potential future performance and improve the prudential oversight of the Lloyd’s market
Understand and highlight any material modelling risks to key stakeholders
Assist in the development of new methods to enhance understanding of the key drivers of performance and predict future performance of Lloyd’s business
Deploy new tools and methods of analysis to the relevant business teams
Provide training and support to users of new models and techniques to ensure that tools are understood consistently across the relevant user groups
Keep at the forefront of data science and machine learning tools and techniques to ensure that own skills and our methods of modelling and analysis are current and fit for purpose.
Present results of analysis to a variety of audiences, both internal and external, with differing levels of experience and knowledge of both data science and insurance
Act as a champion for machine learning and predictive analytics in the Market Reserving and Capital team at Lloyd’s, including providing training and sharing knowledge in formal and informal ways.
Assist the wider Predictive Analytics team to improve the efficiency and reliability of the data capabilities within the team by developing and enhancing systems, processes, and reporting. This role will primarily focus on the systems that support the Market Reserving and Capital team.
Develop and enhance MRC reports and processes.
Provide wider support for the business.
Skills and Knowledge
Coding skills include Python, R, VBA
Track record of high quality output based on independent definition of tasks that is checked against internal and external information. Proactively propose appropriate deadlines for delivery
Experience managing project work to ensure coordinated delivery of output.
Undertake and direct detailed technical analysis with minimal guidance provided on output required. Design implementations of analysis to address specific questions.
Ability to communication of complex areas in a way that is targeted and appropriate to the audience
Experience of developing strong working relationships and contributes positively to the atmosphere of the team. Provides assurance and recognition to other team members.
Mathematical, actuarial or computer-science background.
Actuarial knowledge is desirable but not essential
Other professional qualifications
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We understand that our work/life balance is important to us all and that a hybrid of working from the office and home can offer a great level of flexibility. Flexible working forms part of a total reward approach which offers a host of other benefits over and above the standard offering (generous pension, healthcare, wellbeing etc). These include financial support for training, education & development, a benefit allowance (to spend on our flexible benefits such as gym membership, dental insurance, extra holiday or to partake in our cycle to work scheme), employee recognition scheme and various employee discount schemes.
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