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Finance Actuary

Job Level:  Professional

Sydney, NSW, AU, 2000

Available until:  28/02/2023
Area of Expertise:  Actuarial
Unit:  Allianz Australia
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Hybrid working
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  21595

Finance Actuary– Allianz Australia | Location – Sydney or Melbourne


  • Report to the Head of Reserving in a market-leading insurance company
  • Engage with colleagues around the world & build a global network
  • Allianz is a FlexReady employer, flexible working options are available


Would you like to be recognised for the difference you bring?


Allianz Australia is looking for a Finance Actuary to join the successful Actuarial Reserving team. The primary purpose of this role is to perform end to end reserving for various lines of business, with a focus on underwriting agencies and commercial products.


  • Ensure timely completion of the bi-annual valuation process.
  • Identify and report on material trends from the valuation process and assess potential impact on future profitability and solvency.
  • Provide input into the planning process.
  • Contribute to the development, improvement and implementation of actuarial reporting process and risk identification.
  • Contribute where relevant to broader Allianz Australia projects and initiatives.
  • Consult with stakeholders to analyse the contributions and value of strategic actuarial projects.


To be considered and successful for this role you will demonstrate:

  • Fully or nearly qualified Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia (FIAA) or equivalent.
  • Comprehensive understanding of organisational financial frameworks and experience in general insurance reserving or pricing.
  • Ability to interpret and analyse complex information, extract meaningful insights and evaluate options for decision making.
  • Proven analytical and critical thinking capability to interpret a range of data, identify patterns, trends and links that inform judgements and solutions.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to build effective relationships internally and externally with clients, intermediaries and service providers.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, coach and empower people to develop individual and team potential.


What's on offer?

  • Access on-demand lifelong learning and take control of your career development.
  • Learn through being supported and encouraged to take on new challenges that will help you to develop new skills
  • Be part of a team that’s open-minded, supportive, approachable and genuinely focused on customer outcomes
  • We understand about work-life balance, we are always willing to discuss flexible & remote working options with our employees. Allianz is an accredited FlexReady employer.
  • Access a range of benefits, such as discounts at retailers, travel firms, health insurers, gyms and financial institutions, alongside a significant discount on Allianz insurance products.


If you are serious about adding strong experience to your resume and supporting your career in insurance, we are serious about helping you get there. With excellent training and flexible work arrangements on offer, this is the ultimate opportunity to you to progress your development and your career in this rewarding industry.


About us

At Allianz, we care for all the things that make you, you. For feeling like you belong. For a place where learning never stops. For growing new skills and opening up exciting possibilities. For your curiosity to thrive and help transform an industry. And when life twists, there’s flexibility for balance and the support you need. We know that flexible work comes in different forms, that’s why we’re embracing hybrid teams - enabling employees to maintain a balance of working both in the office and remote, supporting the needs of both the business and individual.


Allianz is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us.


Let’s care for tomorrow. For a career with plenty of room to grow. Care to join us?