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Willis Towers Watson

Actuarial Property & Casualty Director

The Role

As an Actuarial Property & Casualty Director, you will lead project teams dedicated to developing and delivering reserving analyses with a focus on IFRS 17 implementation and technology solutions for our Canadian insurance company clients. You will play a key role in our marketing efforts and the growth of this practice area. As a project manager, you will bring order and process to the client teams with whom you work, and you will serve as a resource to analysts as you help build their technical and client-facing expertise. 

Performance Objectives:


  • Deliver superior, consistent project management for assigned clients
  • Draft statements of work, project plans and budgets involving multiple workflow streams and client teams
  • Serve as the day to day project lead, ensuring the progress of the team against established objectives, budget, timeline, deliverables and quality standards
  • Serve as primary, daily contact to clients on delivery of services
  • Develop a trusted advisor relationship with client contacts through effective communication and efficient, quality execution of projects
  • Manage client expectations and raise appropriate issues to Client Relationship Managers
  • Interface with colleagues from other practices and regions on assignments that reflect the client’s broader business issues


  • Perform technical and peer reviews of work products
  • Contribute to the development of new tools and approaches for IFRS 17


  • Meet revenue and billable hour goals as described by manager
  • Support the generation of new business as part of the broader team
  • Develop new business opportunities and enhance existing relationships
  • Directly contribute to clients’ success through applying your technical expertise


  • Build relationships internally and collaborate effectively on cross-functional teams
  • Demonstrate natural ease and effectiveness when dealing with clients/colleagues at all levels
  • Serve as mentor to project team colleagues
  • Contribute to the development of the team’s knowledge for IFRS 17

Note that visa employment-based non-immigrant visa sponsorship and/or assistance is not offered for this specific job opportunity.

The Requirements:

  • FCIA/FCAS with 15+ years of experience in an insurance and/or actuarial environment involving IFRS 17, reserving, and pricing
  • Strong analytical skills including ability to draw conclusions and identify trends from data in a logical, systematic way
  • Proven experience successfully managing multiple projects and producing quality deliverables on time and within budget
  • Flexibility and proven ability to diagnose and resolve issues
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills, particularly in Excel
  • Availability to travel on an as needed basis
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Actuarial Science or relevant field required
  • Membership in the Canadian Institute of Actuaries and/or the Casualty Actuarial Society is required
  • Prior consulting experience preferred

Equal Opportunity Employer

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