General Re Corporation, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., is a holding company for global reinsurance and related operations, with more than 2,000 employees worldwide. It owns General Reinsurance Corporation and General Reinsurance AG, which conduct business as Gen Re.
Gen Re delivers reinsurance solutions to the Life/Health and Property/Casualty insurance industries. Represented in all major reinsurance markets through a network of more than 40 offices, we have earned superior financial strength ratings from each of the major rating agencies.
General Reinsurance Africa Ltd (a subsidiary of General Reinsurance AG) currently has an excellent opportunity for a nearly or recently qualified Actuary, in Life/Health based in our Cape Town office. Applicants with Master’s level qualification in statistics, mathematics or computer sciences and relevant experience will also be considered.
This is a challenging and rewarding role involving multiple work areas for Gen Re internally, internationally as well as for our clients both locally and internationally:
We are looking for top applicants that have graduated with degrees in Actuarial Science or Mathematics and be nearly or recently qualified actuaries. Applicants with Master’s level qualification in statistics, mathematics or computer sciences and relevant experience will also be considered.
Applicants should also have significant experience in applying statistical and machine learning techniques in financial services or related business to solve problems in practical and implementable ways. Experience with researching and assessing the business relevant impact of external trends is also very important.
Preference will be given, but not limited to, candidates from designated groups in terms of the Employment Equity Act and in line with our employment equity policy. Please submit your CV together with details of your salary expectations.
Please note, only successful applicants will be contacted.
2nd Floor, South Wing, Granger Bay Court, Granger Bay, V&A Waterfront,
Cape Town, 8002 (South Africa)
P. O. Box 444 Cape Town, 8000 (South Africa)