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  • Posted: Jun 2, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Since our establishment in 1918, Sanlam has been a prominent part of the South African business landscape. We have always held a long-term view of how business adapts to the demands of the environment in which it operates. Today, in a dynamic world, we see an evolving set of social, economic, political and environmental imperatives that require our skilful ...
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    Product Development Specialist

    What you will do

    Under general supervision, performs assignments of actuarial-related duties such as preparing, performing and analysing actuarial research and audits. Other duties include collecting data from various databases and performing standard mathematical calculations.

    What will make you successful in this role

    • Product design and product pricing to assist with the approval of new products, including Prophet coding / modelling
    • Actuarial/technical support to the rest of business
    • Provide support to the system development team in implementing new products and other required changes on the admin system
    • Model building to assist broader business decision making.
    • Setting up management tools for assessing viability and ongoing suitability of products.
    • Assisting Business Development projects.
    • Assistance with regulatory impacts on the business.
    • Assist with ad-hoc projects.


    Additional Requirements

    • Matric
    • Actuarial Degree
    • At least 4 to 5 years Actuarial working experience.
    • Good progress with Actuarial exams. Preferably, CT equivalent exams complete
    • Proficiency in Excel.
    • At least 4 to 5 years Actuarial working experience.
    • Relevant experience in Life Insurance will be preferred.
    • Knowledge of Prophet and DCS will be an advantage.

    Knowledge And Skills

    • Actuarial Problem Solving
    • Issues management
    • Attention to detail and accuracy

    Personal Attributes

    • Self-development - Contributing independently
    • Interpersonal savvy - Contributing independently
    • Nimble learning - Contributing independently
    • Tech savvy - Contributing independently

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Sanlam on to apply
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