Global Head (m/f/d) of Health Product Design & Pricing

Global Player in Financial Services

The Company

Our client is a 2019 founded company of a renowned financial services group. The aim is to modernize and digitize the landscape of global entities and third-party insurances — globally.

Our client is the global governance unit for the Health segment at the group. They support organizations worldwide in implementing technical excellence in product design, pricing, underwriting, and claims adjudication. At the same time, our client develops digital tools to support core processes, especially in Health pricing and underwriting.

In this newly created position as Global Head (m/f/d) of Product Design & Pricing you are responsible for the development of competitive product designs in Health insurance.

Your Tasks

  • You will guide and consult actuaries in more than 25 Health entities around the globe on pricing topics such as
  • how to avoid anti-selection in the portfolio,
  • how to identify subjectivity inducing features in product design, and
  • how to derive prudent assumptions in pricing
  • You will have the global responsibility for Health product approval and work closely together with actuaries from other Group functions and from local entities
  • You will convene and chair an actuarial community of practice, that inspires Health actuaries in local entities to continuously improve their technical skills, share knowledge and jointly develop a decisive competitive edge for the group
  • And: you will connect with actuaries in the tool development division, share insights on product challenges and pricing requirements of the local entities, and thus contribute to the continuous improvement of the pricing tools
  • In short, you will be responsible for technical excellence in product development and pricing for the clients’ insurances worldwide

What You Bring With You

  • You have successfully completed a university degree in (business) mathematics, statistics, physics, or a comparable qualification
  • You have completed your training as an actuary (DAV, or equivalent actuarial association recognized by the International Actuarial Association)
  • You have min. 10 years’ experience as an actuary in consulting with focus on health insurance, or through work at an insurance company
  • You have excellent analytical and conceptual skills and you can independently structure ill-defined problems to quickly develop a practical path to a workable solution
  • You have a winning personality and you are confident in written and oral communication in German and English