Monthly Archives: June 2016


Choosing a Recruitment Agency: Part 3

Which agency to choose? There is generally little benefit in going to more than one agency. In fact it can be detrimental as your CV may go to a particular employer from several sources which could give the impression that you are “desperate” for a role. Also it makes it a lot more difficult to [...]

By |2017-11-22T13:58:35+00:00June 27th, 2016|Acumen Blog|0 Comments

Choosing a recruitment agency: Part 2

5. Interview practice Tips on interview technique and even the opportunity to do practice interviews with the consultant can then follow. These can be invaluable, particularly if you have not had an interview for several years or have previously been turned down after interview and are not sure of the reasons why. As a trained [...]

By |2017-11-22T13:58:24+00:00June 22nd, 2016|Acumen Blog|0 Comments

Actuarial Reporting Supervisor | Nearly or Newly Qualified Actuary

This is a key role within the Finance Function with responsibility to deliver accurate results on time across a variety of reporting bases such as; statutory and regulatory requirements, market consistent value of new business, Economic Framework and Solvency II. The jobholder will interact with teams and colleagues across the business. RESPONSIBILITIES These may include [...]

By |2017-01-26T10:26:11+00:00June 15th, 2016|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Actuarial Reporting Supervisor | Nearly or Newly Qualified Actuary

Head of Actuarial

This challenging and pivotal role will offer the appointee the opportunity to develop strong advisory, technical and sub-sectoral specialisms within a team of professional experts while ensuring the conditions are in place that will enable the execution of the role's mandate. This role will focus on leading the on-going development and enhancement of the strategy, [...]

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Propositions Analyst

Exciting new Propositions role where individual required to support & drive the product development process from the early stages (defining the target market, market & competitor research, production of various specifications) to product launch (distribution and marketing strategy). Do you have the following? • Experience of generating business ideas through the application of creativity • [...]

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Product Development Actuary

You will support the Head of Product Development. Responsibilities will include: ? Lead on product development & product enhancement with particular responsibility for structure design and pricing ? Manage a small team of trainees ? Develop and maintain an excellent knowledge of regulations, legislation and tax matters ? Responsibility for system development and maintenance. ? [...]

By |2017-01-26T10:26:11+00:00June 14th, 2016|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Product Development Actuary

Deputy Chief Risk Officer

Our client seeks a qualified actuary for the position of Deputy CRO. Reporting to the CRO, the successful candidate will play an important role in qualitative and quantitative risk management and act as the CRO in the CRO's absence. The Deputy CRO provides risk management support i.e. implementation of risk management framework, ongoing risk oversight, [...]

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Choosing a recruitment agency: Part 1

When looking for a new position, it can be tricky to know where to begin and a couple of questions immediately spring to mind; whether to use a recruitment agency and if so, which one to pick? So, exactly what are the benefits of using a recruitment agency? Overall, a good recruitment consultant can often [...]

By |2017-11-22T13:58:14+00:00June 14th, 2016|Acumen Blog|0 Comments

Senior Risk Manager | Global Role

Your department is responsible for the following main activities: ? Definition, development and assessment of the Group’s Risk Management system ? Management of the Group Risk Committee including drafting and coordination of reports and follow-ups ? Specific risk assessments and regular reporting of the Group’s risk profile (including the Risk Dashboard and ORSA) ? Management [...]

By |2017-01-26T10:26:12+00:00June 7th, 2016|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Senior Risk Manager | Global Role

Risk Management Manager | Banking Client

Key Responsibilities: •Provide assistance on the coordination of all activities for the Group in the area of the Supervisory Review and Evaluation Process (SREP) for the Group. •This entails, in particular, support of cross-functional working groups to produce the Group's ICAAP, ILAAP, RRP and Stress Testing Framework. •Oversee the Group's Stress Testing framework ensuring that [...]

By |2017-01-26T10:26:12+00:00June 2nd, 2016|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Risk Management Manager | Banking Client

A Happy Client

March 9, 2020

Paul has an eye for talent. He is extremely professional, discreet and cut straight to the chase. Paul founded my limitations and guided me to improve and present the best foot forward. He is honest, caring and rational with his advice. I would suggest everyone follow the guidance. Trust me with Acumen Resources you are in good hands at the end of the day. He knows what you want, and he will guide you to achieve him. Just believe in yourself and trust his guidance.

Another Happy Client

March 15, 2020

Jenny really went above and beyond to understand what I was looking for and ended up getting the perfect job for me. She was always on hand for help and advice about interviews and she was also very honest which was incredibly helpful. I definitely recommend Jenny!

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