Head of Risk - Reinsurance

Job Title: Head of Risk - Reinsurance
Location: Kuala Lumpur
Reference: JOB_001118
Contact Name: Yanni Chen
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 10, 2021 16:06

Job Description

We are working with a fast growing and well-established life reinsurer, which is in search of a life actuarial expert to head their risk management and compliance functions. This role is based in KL.

You will drive and execute the enhancement of risk management frameworks, policies, methodologies and reporting in alignment with the Company's business objectives. You and your team will independently review and perform assessments to detect potential risks, and work with relevant stakeholders on mitigation and response. You will conduct comprehensive assessment of capital adequacy and maintain capital management plans, and to offer recommendations on capital and business planning. This role also works with stakeholders on maintaining compliance policies, whistleblowing and outsourcing. You will also provide advice on regulatory guidelines and its impact on Compliance activities. 

This is a high-visibility role with strong interaction with board members and C-suite executives and clear career growth path. If you are an experienced Life actuary with an interest to deepen your knowledge in Risk and Compliance, please do reach out for a confidential discussion. The successful candidate should have a minimum of 10 years of experience within the Life Insurance industry. Actuarial experience is required, with strong knoweldge in relevant topics such as capital management, solvency, financial or insurance risk.