Lead Consultant, Actuarial

Sydney / Melbourne / Brisbane | Analytics | Full-time


When expertly harnessed and strategically applied, data can be transformational. Quantium offers an 18-year track record of innovation in the insurance industry. We combine the best of human and artificial intelligence to power possibilities for individuals, organisations and society.

The data science and AI industry is still in its infancy and Quantium is the industry leader in Australia. Our actuaries, data scientists and statisticians are focused on using data and cutting-edge analytical techniques to drive insight and understand the needs, behaviours and habits of customers.

The opportunity

We are looking for an experienced Actuary who thrives in a client facing role, to partner with our clients, delivering high-quality actuarial analysis which creates and protects business value.

This role will focus on providing high quality actuarial services to several insurers for whom Quantium is the Appointed Actuary. This will include overseeing all aspects of the actuarial valuation, AVR's, FCR's, reinsurance analysis and advice, capital modelling and capital management.

Some other things you’ll be involved with:

  • Oversee the delivery of key projects to clients, from briefing through to execution, ensuring adherence to quality standards
  • As your role grows, you will be responsible for meeting revenue and profitability targets
  • Drive opportunity identification and thought leadership for key clients
  • Contribute to capability development, internal knowledge sharing as well as general industry expertise through identification of emerging themes, problems, and opportunities
  • Use insight to present compelling stories that deliver tangible commercial value
  • People management including setting objectives and KPIs, performance reviews, feedback, career mentoring, career pathing for direct reports
  • Continuous development and self-learning: striving to understand how things work and continuously build new knowledge
  • Day-to-day coaching and people development

Do you have a bullet point checklist for me to check off my suitability?

We know people are not bullet points but sure thing!

Ideal candidates will have significant years of experience as a General Insurance Actuary as well as:

  • experience as a valuation actuary, and supporting the Appointed Actuary in preparation of AVR’s and FCR’s
  • FIAA or equivalent international qualification
  • commercial acumen to understand business and client needs
  • track record of achieving great results with clients / internal stakeholders

Ok, the work sounds great, but what’s in it for me?

  • be part of a great team with extensive experience across all aspects of general insurance
  • work with insurers that look to Quantium as strategic advisers and partners to their business
  • provide strategic advice to our clients in areas as varied as data and analytics strategy, pricing and portfolio management, claims analytics, customer analytics and the assessment of strategic initiatives
  • work in a culture that values new ideas, diverse experience and passion
  • take advantage of benefits including, discounted health insurance, weekly online fitness classes, flexible working and lots more 

More about Quantium

As one of the world’s fully diversified data science and AI leaders we operate across every sector of the economy and we’re growing fast - with growth comes opportunity! We’re passionate about building out our team of smart, fun, diverse and motivated people.

We combine a team of experts that spans data scientists, actuaries, statisticians, business analysts, strategy consultants, engineers, technologists, programmers, product developers, and futurists – all dedicated to harnessing the power of data to drive transformational outcomes for our clients. 

We actively foster a culture where our people can stretch themselves to reach their full potential. We also know that work has to work for you, and modern life is fast paced, and balance can be tricky. You want to work where you are respected and valued as an individual, not a number. Quantium embraces a flexible and supportive environment dedicated to powering possibilities for our team members, clients and partners.

Quantium are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We are a multicultural team of various beliefs, sexual orientations and gender identities. We celebrate our diversity of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status and disability status.

Please note, this role is not suitable for Graduates. If you are a graduate and you’d like information about our Graduate Academy please visit https://au.gradconnection.com/employers/quantium/about-us/