R&D Pensions/Longevity Actuary Contractor


Our client is looking to hire a contractor to join their London based team on a Permanent basis.

Ref: 49149

  • Location: London
  • Category: Life Actuarial
  • Type: Contract
  • Pay Range: Market rate


Key Duties:

  • Provide support to R&D in the development of best estimate basis for longevity business in relation to pensions scheme longevity swaps. This will include the mortality basis for both pensioner and deferred members as well as setting other demographic assumptions (e.g. transfer outs, spouse proportions married and age differences)
  • Liaise with other teams within the business through knowledge sharing and proving technical support. From time to time, the candidate will need to answer queries from other teams also


Other Skills:

  • Strong analytical skills and demonstrated problem-solving abilities
  • Pro-active nature, a willingness to challenge status quo and team-working skills are key
  • Ability to work in a collaborative manner with different teams and drive work forward
  • Ability to propose pragmatic solutions based on data and professional experience

Qualifications required:

  • Qualified or nearly qualified Actuary

Experience required:

  • Pensions/longevity experience in a life office, reinsurer or employee benefits consultancy
  • Deep understanding of the dynamics of UK defined benefits pensions schemes


Ben Ballard

Senior Consultant – Life Actuarial

T: +44 (0)203 867 9861

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