Relevant Professional Qualification - (Tertiary Education)
Wage / Salary:
R - Market Related - P/M (Per Month)
Product Development Specialist/Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
The role will be limited to L funeral and the risk “funeral” products, and any other products management might allocate to the role.
Product design and product pricing to assist with the approval of new products, including Prophet coding / modelling.
Provide support to the system development team in implementing new products and other required changes on the admin system.
Develop and maintain strong and supportive relationship with distribution channel heads, product house and any other stakeholders with a view to assist in their efforts to meet business objectives.
Perform and Interpret experience investigations and product management exercises to inform and/or influence business decisions.
Provide ongoing Actuarial/technical support to the rest of business
Model building to assist broader business decision making.
Setting up management tools for assessing viability and ongoing suitability of products.
Assisting Business Development projects, regulatory impacts on the business and ad-hoc projects.
Provide effective management and leadership to the direct reports and the Product Support Team.
At least 5 years Actuarial working experience.
Good progress with Actuarial exams. Preferably, CT equivalent exams complete
Proficiency in Excel.
Relevant experience in Life Insurance will be required.
Knowledge of Prophet and DCS will be a prerequisite.
Product development experience will be an advantage.
People management skills.