Head of Research and Data Analytics, Asia

Job Title: Head of Research and Data Analytics, Asia
Location: Singapore
Industry: Actuarial, Analytics, Life Insurance, Medical, Consultancy, Life Actuarial, Reporting, Pricing, Product
Reference: JOB_001242
Contact Name: Yanni Chen
Job Published 02 Jun 2022


Our client is a multinational reinsurance organisation with a strong presence across the Asia region. Due to business expansion, the company is seeking a highly experienced actuarial expert to lead a dynamic and growing team, based in Singapore. 

The Head of Research and Data Analytics will play a vital leadership role in the development and maintenance of actuarial bases, Quantifying Insurance Risk framework and leading data and analytics activities. You will provide direction and strategy to ensure that the team contributes to overall business goals. This role covers the Asia portion of the business, and will be working closely with various experts in the business such a medical experts, underwriters and data scientists. You will also work with cutting-edge technologies and advanced analytical methods.

In order to be successful in your application, you should be a qualified actuary (FIA/FIAA/FSA) with at least 15 years of experience in Life & Health with an insurer, reinsurer, consultancy or broker. You should have strong understanding of systems such as SQL, R, and Tableau. Knowledge and understanding of statistical learning techniques combined with strong analytical and commercial skills will be required. Leadership and management experience is crucial in this role.