Pricing Strategy and Underwriting Analytics Manager

If you’re someone with a passion for modeling, projecting, and evaluating the impact of pricing strategies for benefit plans and wanting to move into a great career opportunity with a local not-for-profit health insurance provider, we want to hear from you.

Your ability to track and monitor underwriting and actuarial assumptions supporting major business initiatives is key to leading to Pacific Blue Cross being able to provide sustainable healthcare. 

We offer an attractive compensation and benefits package and work-life balance. Our workplace culture values health and wellness, diversity and equality, continuing education, environmental sustainability and giving back to the community.

We are now recruiting for a permanent Pricing Strategy and Underwriting Analytics Manager in our Actuarial Services team. The role will be working from home 70% and from our head office in Burnaby, BC 30%.  Apply this week if you would like to take on this role. 

Key Ways This Position Makes An Impact

The Pricing Strategy and Underwriting Analytics Manager evaluates the impact of pricing strategies for the Business Plan, profit margins and budget of the company.

This role tracks and monitors the assumptions of underwriting and actuarial assumptions for the development of products, quotes and major business initiatives. 

In this role, you will collaborate with business stakeholders to determine the financial viability of major business bids, new products, and enhancement of current products.

This role evaluates the impact of new products, rates and policies, helps determine the value of bids, renewals, and underwriting agreements.

The manager will define processes, models, and requirements to ensure pricing, values of business and strategies and measured and monitored.

In this role you will support the strategic planning and budget process to help with projection models and the business plan.

This role finds innovative tools and metrics to understand financial statements underwriting results, works with senior leaders in reporting to the Risk, Audit, Investment Committees and the Board of Directors.

Key Experiences You Bring To This Role

  • Minimum seven years’ experience working in group benefits or actuarial role  
  • Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries or the Society of Actuaries
  • Bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Services, Risk Management, Applied Mathematics, Economics or Statistics or equivalent 
  • Actuarial Valuation and Corporate Reporting experience is preferred

If you’re excited about taking on this opportunity, we invite you to apply today and start the conversation with us about this position.

Together we can create a healthier British Columbia through teamwork, exceptional service and accountability that will help improve sustainable healthcare.

While we thank all applicants for their interest, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.  Applications will be reviewed daily and the position will remain open until filled.

We strive to create a workplace where everyone feels valued and employees feel empowered to freely participate and contribute regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ability, education level, parental status, or socioeconomic status.  PBC is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates. 

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