Life Insurance Actuary

UNIQA 4WARD, organizačná zložka

Place of work
Žižkova 9, Old Town, Slovakia
Contract type
Start date

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Are you thinking about working in an interesting diversified environment that is continuously developing?
Then think UNIQA!

UNIQA Group, one of the best branded Insurance Groups operating in CEE, is looking for motivated people supporting the Actuarial Life team in the recently founded Actuarial Hub UNIQA 4WARD in Bratislava. The focus of activities will be on the implementation of IFRS 17, the actuarial software Prophet as well as the development and advancement of mathematical and actuarial projection models.

To support our young and motivated team in various tasks during the start-up phase, we are searching for an experienced, ambitious, communicative and service-oriented mathematician with a sound knowledge in insurance mathematics/statistics.

You can look forward to an on-the-job training at the UNIQA Group head office in Vienna with a focus on your future tasks and responsibilities. Additionally UNIQA offers the possibility for personal development in your area of expertise for the years to come.

Your Tasks and Responsibilities:
• Individual projects for developing the mathematical and actuarial models, with a focus on the projection tools (emphasis: IFRS 17)
• Possibility to lead workshop streams in the Group roll-out of IFRS 17
• Support of the actuaries within the Group handling the actuarial software Prophet
• Compilation of analysis for Embedded Value and Solvency II
• Validation of the calculated results as well as further enhancements of the validation process
• Further development of the projection models with regards to programming and increasing efficiency

Salary information

Starting at €2,100.00 / The final level of salary is dependent on skills, knowledge and experience of a candidate.

Employee perks, benefits

- Flexible working hours
- Brand-new office space
- Positive working atmosphere
- International working culture
- Onboarding program in Vienna
- Actuarial education
- Various employee benefits

Information about the selection process

Please provide us with a CV and a cover letter in English. CVs that are not in English will be automatically excluded from selection process.
By sending us your CV you agree with the processing of our personal data.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

Statistics, Actuarial Science, Mathematics

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

• Actuarial Education (insurance mathematics / statistics)
• 4 - 6 years of experience in Life Actuarial
• Profound knowledge of MS Office (incl. Excel)
• Profound knowledge of the actuarial software Prophet (deterministic and ALS)
• Willingness to travel
• Proactive and reliable team player
• Ability to solve problems and fast perception
• Service oriented
• Precise and effective way of working
• Ability to communicate at all levels of the organization
• Independent and self-reliant working style
• Knowledge of actuarial modelling, like Solvency II and Embedded Value
• First experience with IFRS 17 (theoretical or practical)

Favorable skills:
o Deep knowledge in IFRS 17
o German language as an asset


Brief description of the company

UNIQA 4WARD is the branch office of UNIQA Insurance Group AG. It has its seat in Bratislava and supports the Group and its international business units in Actuarial, Risk and Security Management activities.

The UNIQA Group is one of the leading insurance groups in its core markets of Austria and Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). We are present in 18 countries and serve about 9.6 million customers. With UNIQA and Raiffeisen Versicherung, we have the two strongest insurance brands in Austria and are well positioned in the CEE Markets.

Company address

UNIQA 4WARD, organizačná zložka
Žižkova 7803/9
811 02 Bratislava
ID: 3602267   Datum zveřejnění: 18.2.2019   Základní složka mzdy (brutto) a další odměny:   Starting at €2,100.00 / The final level of salary is dependent on skills, knowledge and experience of a candidate.