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Zurich Life Assurance plc is seeking a highly motivated Actuary to work within its Product Development & Pricing Team. This team is responsible for the development, maintenance and pricing of Zurich Life’s suite of products, available for sale in the Irish and German markets. 

Your specific role within this team would focus on the continued development of our online proposition and on our Individual Unit-Linked product lines.
Reporting to the Head of Retail Products, this is a challenging role, suitable for a candidate with excellent numerical as well as interpersonal skills. We are looking for an efficient and professional team member with a can-do attitude to join our dynamic team. 

The ideal candidate would have a strong commercial interest and would be happy to work closely with a wide number of departments in particular IT, Marketing and Sales.

Your Role


The core responsibilities of the successful candidate will include the following:

  • Knowledge of the Irish insurance markets, in particular the pension, savings and investment markets.
  • Building and maintaining financial models (in Excel and in Prophet) to ensure that our products are priced appropriately
  • Liaising with IT, marketing and sales to ensure that our online proposition is best-in-class
  • Maintaining a high level of service to brokers, field staff and other internal departments where required

Your Skills & Experience


As an Actuary your skills and qualifications will include: 

  • Qualified Actuary
  • 3rd level degree in a subject with a mathematical / statistics element
  • High level of numeracy and computer literacy, experience with Microsoft Excel, VBA, Word, PowerPoint are required

Additional Information


Primary work location is Blackrock based but occasional travel may be required to other Zurich locations.

If you value an exciting and varied working environment and meet the above requirements, then our recruiter is looking forward to receiving your application by clicking on the button “Apply online”.

Who we are 

Zurich is one of Ireland's leading insurance companies providing a wide range of general insurance and life insurance products and services. The company employs over 1,000 people across its locations in Dublin and Wexford. 

Zurich is a strong brand – with our 53,000 employees worldwide form the basis of our success, helping our customers in 210 countries and territories to understand and protect themselves from risk. In order to deliver our services, we offer our employees flexible working models and interesting opportunities for further training & development. As a Zurich employee you benefit from a multitude of advantages as well as a strong culture, characterized by acceptance, diversity and team spirit.
At Zurich, we foster a culture of diversity and inclusion. Our purpose and values are designed to protect, inspire confidence and help our employees reach their full potential. We value and defend what is right and promote opportunities for equity among our professionals, regardless of gender, disability, LGBTQ +, race, ethnicity, generations, belief, etc. Join Zurich and be part of this culture. Together we are committed to delivering on our purpose - Let’s Create a Brighter Future Together!

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