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Pricing Actuary - RGA (Reinsurance Group of America), via Financial Assets Actuarial Executive Search

Locatie: Amsterdam
Dienstverband: Full-time
Move up to a challenging and inspiring position with an international organization in an enthusiastic and energetic team!  

Job profile  for the position of Pricing Actuary at RGA

The offer

The Pricing Actuary opportunity at RGA will be interesting for an actuary who on one hand, seeks space and development opportunities in a small, informal and dynamic organization and on the other hand; wants to be part of a large international organization with a lot of actuarial knowledge and experience. Within RGA you get the opportunity to develop and grow yourself.

RGA global

The Reinsurance Group of America (RGA) is one of the top three largest reinsurers worldwide and has been active as a reinsurer on the American market since the beginning of 1970. The activities were expanded to Canada in 1992 and the company has been listed on the NY Stock Exchange ever since. RGA shows strong growth through organic growth and through acquisitions. RGA is known worldwide as an innovative reinsurer that offers products and services that help insurers and financial institutions grow their business. The international activities are managed from Toronto, Canada, with a high degree of independence with own mandates in the local countries. From the mid-90s, RGA started opening offices on the European mainland. See

RGA Netherlands and Nordic Countries

RGA opened an office in Amsterdam at the end of 2009 to build and strengthen cooperation with (life) insurers and pension funds in the Netherlands and Scandinavia. Since then, RGA has built strong relationships with multinationals and niche players in the region. The focus is on mortality risks, mortgage-related products, collective pension cover and disability.

The culture of the Dutch office is entrepreneurial and down-to-earth, focused on allowing RGA to continue growing successfully in the market. The team members communicate openly and directly with each other. The current team, including the director, consists of 10 driven professionals. The office is led by Johan Tuijp, director of the Netherlands and Scandinavia. RGA is located on the Zuidas in Amsterdam, near the Amsterdam Zuid station. See:

Your role in the Pricing team

Due to the growth achieved in the Dutch and Scandinavian markets, there is a need within the Dutch organization for expansion of the Pricing Team (now 3 colleagues).

Your role in a nutshell: you investigate, report and advise on tariff setting, tariff structures, the expected profitability of products, risk management, product development and proposed changes in legislation and regulations in the Netherlands and Nordic countries. More specifically, the Pricing Actuary:

  • Establishes calculation rules and principles for premiums, provisions and Market Consistent Embedded Value
  • Develops and maintains the pricing system and models
  • Is responsible for proper recording of customer information in the CRM system
  • Draws up the reinsurance contracts within the guidelines by the Legal department
  • Participates in deal teams; translates the actuarial insights of the proposal into a "readable" and customer-friendly format in collaboration with colleagues from Underwriting
  • Is involved both indirectly and directly in customer contacts
  • Maintains contacts with his/her colleagues in Canada and Europe on a regular basis and consults frequently with the international pricing team
  • Uses the pricing models prepared by RGA
  • Is closely involved in product development
  • Keep track of developments in the industry and informs the team
  • Know the customer and their needs
  • Is a full member of the Dutch team

Your profile, who are we looking for?

  • Completed academic study of Actuarial or Econometrics Science (or another mathematical direction)
  • Between 3 and 6 years of relevant work experience, preferably in a global life, pension and/or income insurance company
  • Experience with product development and pricing of life insurance and pension products both individually and collectively
  • Experience with product development and pricing of disability products
  • Analytical and methodical approach to projects and being able to transfer the analysis to others
  • Strategically anticipating market developments
  • Excellent command of the Dutch and English language
  • Relevant communication and advisory skills
  • You want to continue to develop further


  • A professional who "loves" their profession
  • Enthusiastic, self-starting
  • Rich in initiative and entrepreneurial
  • Analytical & accurate
  • Ability to influence
  • Result and customer oriented
  • Collaborative & a team player

More information

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To fulfil this vacancy RGA (Reinsurance Group of America) is working together with Financial Assets Actuarial Executive Search.

Please send your application for Pricing Actuary at RGA (Reinsurance Group of America) in Amsterdam including your CV via

Job posted

24 maart 2020

More information:

Anno Bousema
Partner / Consultant
t. +31 (0) 35 539 5310
m. +31 (0)6 533 097 52

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