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Head of Valuations – SA1062

Our client is searching for a Qualified Actuary to join their Senior Management Team within their Life practice in SA, tasked with positioning the Valuations Department to align with strategic business objectives, oversee and manage all valuations tasks, provide actuarial input into the ORSA and to liaise with other teams to keep up to date with new product launches and enhancements. 

The Head of Valuations is responsible for: 

  • The actuarial valuation function and team and ensures timely and accurate calculation and reporting of all the actuarial and valuation results . 
  • Partnering with the CFO to drive performance improvement drawing on insights developed from the valuation process and outcome. 
  • Managing processes within the function, driving improvement to these processes, and ensuring the execution (and remediation) of key controls over these processes, as required. 
  • Managing relationships between Actuarial, Finance, Product, Risk, Data and External service providers to deliver on set objectives. 

The Head of Valuations will also be appointed as the Head of the Actuarial Control Function in terms of the insurance regulations. 

Applicants should have experience in leading and managing a Valuations Function. Prophet and DCS modelling experience, SAM experience and IFRS17 knowledge would be advantageous. 


For more information, please contact Wilhelm ([email protected] or +27 (0)82 823 9978). 

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