Aspen Insurance - Actuarial & Capital Modelling Graduate

Salary: Competitive + benefits
Location: London
Start date: Sep-2018
Sectors: Insurance, Research & Analysis

Who are we? We are a leading global insurance and reinsurance company. Our success is built on financial strength, the insight of our people and our customer-first philosophy. We reported total assets of more than $12bn for the year ended 31 December 2016 and have over 1,200 employees across 10 countries.

The Aspen Graduate Program develops the next generation of diverse leaders, innovators, and progressive professionals. Every year we take on a number of graduates into different streams including Underwriting, Actuarial & Capital Modelling, Business Transformation, Compliance, Internal Audit and Finance. Our next Graduate Program will begin in September 2018 and will run for two years, during which our graduates will receive professional training and development opportunities, be fully sponsored and supported through their professional qualifications, provided with an enviable support network, and receive a competitive starting salary and benefits.

As a Graduate Actuary at Aspen, you'll be using your love of mathematics to master the numbers behind our business. By analysing our past and present business and management data, you'll help us to quantify the risks and probabilities of future events, providing us with actionable information and a competitive advantage in one of three key areas:

• Reserving: applying statistical techniques to assess the likely outcome of our insurance liabilities, and the capital provisions required to meet them.
• Pricing: assessing the frequency and average amount of claims in order to establish our risk appetite and allow us to price our risks appropriately and competitively.
• Capital modelling: projecting our liabilities and assets to assess solvency and future capital needs.

You'll be working with some of the industry's best actuaries who will help and guide you during your program, especially while you're studying for your actuarial examinations. Successful completion of modules will see you rewarded with pay increases and bonuses, allowing your career to progress as quickly as you want it to.

We are looking for graduates who are highly numerate and are on track to achieve a 2:1 (UK) or a GPA of 3.0 or above (US). You will be studying towards or have completed an Actuarial Science or a mathematically related degree at Bachelors level or higher. In the UK you will have good GCSE and A/AS Level grades (300 UCAS points), ideally having studied a numerical subject such mathematics to A or AS Level and achieved a B grade or above.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to quickly build relationships are crucial for success, as our roles are business-facing from day one. We are looking for candidates who are self-starters and are able to handle multiple tasks and prioritise demonstrating strong organizational and time management skills.

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