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We help people grow their savings, protect what matters to them and invest for the future. We help companies and organisations care for and reward their employees and members. Through our own network of advisers or via independent brokers and utilising new platforms Momentum Metropolitan provides practical financial solutions for people, communities and businesses. Visit us at www.momentummetropolitan.co.za
Manager: MIS & Analytics (#27617) at Short-term Insurance CoE
To be involved in all analytical and data related aspects of the management of a short-term insurer; including performance remuneration, product development, experience monitoring, process optimization, and other ad-hoc commercial involvements. This is a key role in building and evolving an advanced analytics capability throughout the business. The role would require involvement in both technical concepts such as model building and design, data analysis, data management as well a commercial involvement in translating insights into business actions, collaborating on projects. The role also requires technical reviews and management of junior data scientists.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED:A quick learner
Energetic and strong sense of urgency
Self-disciplined and self-motivated
Enthusiastic and passionate attitude to the job and company
Effective communication skills (written and verbal)
Exceptional analytical and technical skills
Ability to work well in a team and independently
Financial and Business acumen
Problem solving skills
Integrity and honesty
RESPONSIBILITIES AND WORK OUTPUTS
Data collection, verification and management
Extract insights and recommend appropriate actions through statistical modelling and data analysis
Design and build analytical solutions to meet business needs, identify risks and opportunities
Inform and/or monitor the implementation of strategic business decisions
Engage with various management forums to design, develop and implement various solutions
Reporting on any analysis, modelling or solutions developed
Supervising and guiding junior data scientists
EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
Degree in Actuarial Science, Statistics, Business Sciences, Business Mathematics. Other degrees or postgraduate qualifications with a statistical/modeling aspect and/or experience will be considered.
Actuarial candidates need to have passed all part A1 or A2 exams.
Minimum 1 year experience in an analytical role with practical experience in statistical and machine learning modelling techniques.
Experience in Excel, SQL, R, SPSS and/or other relevant tools
Experience in the short term insurance industry will be an advantage but not compulsory
Please submit your application via our Careers page on www.momentummetropolitan.co.za
To apply, please follow the official system application process and get in touch with the PeopleSoft Helpdesk (021 940 5169) if you need further assistance.
21 August 2019
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