EY Insurance & Actuarial Services Junior Consultant in Athens, Greece

Insurance & Actuarial Services Junior Consultant

Advisory

Requisition # ATH00095

Post Date Feb 24, 2018

As the leading insurance and actuarial consultancy in Greece and across region, we work with most of the largest financial services companies in the industry. We offer innovative actuarial solutions to current problems along with more traditional services to our clients allowing them to address complex, multidimensional financial challenges.Working with some of the world’s most prestigious firms, you will be an integral part of our team.

The opportunity

As a member of the Actuarial team, you will make a significant technical contribution to Insurance & Actuarial client engagements and internal projects. You will actively establish internal and external relationships and identify and escalate potential business opportunities for EY within existing engagements. In particular:

  • Working on client assignments from day one with a supportive and highly competent team. Assignments in either Insurance (Non-Life, Life insurance, Health or pension businesses) and Financial sector industry covering traditional actuarial activities like reserving, pricing, modelling, financial reporting (e.g. Solvency II, IFRS 17) or audit as well as broader topics like mergers and acquisitions, restructuring and de-risking, new legislations, big data / analytics, risk and capital management.

  • Provide expert, timely, efficient and professional delivery of service to our clients.

  • Prepare reports that will be delivered to stakeholders engaged on each project.

  • Work effectively as a team member, taking ownership of tasks and provide efficient support to management team.

  • Work effectively as a team member, sharing responsibility and knowledge, providing support, maintaining communication and update other senior team members on progress.

  • Be internationally mobile and challenge yourself in an international context through various client assignments.

To qualify for the role you must have

  • 0-2 years of professional experience.

  • Master or PhD in Actuarial Science, Data Science, Statistics, Finance, Mathematics, Physics, Econometrics or another related field.

  • Well progressed with Actuarial Qualification exams will be considered an asset.

  • Advanced MS office user.

  • Advanced business writing and verbal communication skills both in Greek and English.

  • Strong team player with a passion for excellence and commitment to delivering work on time and with a flexible working style enjoying working with multi-national teams.

  • A high degree of self–direction and the business acumen to work within a rapidly changing environment.

  • Self-starter, eager to learn and to take on responsibility.

  • Excellent command of English, fluency in any other European language, in particular German, French or Arab, is a significant plus.

  • Solvency II and IFRS knowledge will be considered an asset.

  • Actuarial Modeling tool skills (AFM,Prophet, Moses, ResQ, Igloo, Remetrica etc.) will be considered an asset.

What we are looking for

What’s most important is that you’re dedicated to working with your colleagues as part of a high-performing team. You’ll need to demonstrate enthusiasm, high motivation and passion to develop fast in a multinational working environment. You’ll need to thrive in picking up new skills and talents as you go, so natural curiosity, a lot of questions and the confidence to speak up when you see something that could be improved are essential. If you’ve got the right combination of technical knowledge and communication skills, this role is for you.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. Plus, we offer:

  • Plenty of training opportunities

  • A clear path of progression, tailored to your own unique talents and ambitions

  • Exposure to colleagues and senior stakeholders across the business

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world. Apply now.