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Financial Reporting Actuary | Nealy Newly Qualified

Working in a busy Reporting team responsibilities will include: ? Quarterly valuation of liabilities and calculation of capital requirements on IFRS basis and Solvency II basis. ? Ensuring that capital modelling and financial reporting processes and systems keep pace with changing demands. ? Compiling, analysing and reconciling numerical and other information using a range of [...]

By |2020-05-26T03:31:34+01:00November 22nd, 2017|Acumen Blog, Uncategorised|Comments Off on Financial Reporting Actuary | Nealy Newly Qualified

CRO Q&A: MetLife’s Lukas Ziewer

In his home city of Dublin, Lukas Ziewer - MetLife's chief risk officer for Europe, the Middle East and Africa - discusses Solvency II, risk culture and governance with Asa Gibson Preparing for Solvency II has been a massive project for many firms, not least MetLife Europe, which undertook a major restructuring of its operations [...]

By |2020-05-26T03:20:31+01:00November 22nd, 2017|Acumen Blog|Comments Off on CRO Q&A: MetLife’s Lukas Ziewer

Actuary Jobs

Responsibilities Actuaries use skills primarily in mathematics, particularly calculus-based probability and mathematical statistics, but also economics, computer science, finance, and business. For this reason, actuaries are essential to the insurance and reinsurance industries, either as staff employees or as consultants; to other businesses, including sponsors of pension plans; and to government agencies such as the [...]

By |2020-06-11T08:33:20+01:00November 22nd, 2017|Acumen Blog|Comments Off on Actuary Jobs


An actuary is a business professional who deals with the measurement and management of risk and uncertainty. These risks can affect both sides of the balance sheet, and require asset management, liability management, and valuation skills. Actuaries provide assessments of financial security systems, with a focus on their complexity, their mathematics, and their Actuaries of [...]

By |2020-05-26T02:46:05+01:00November 22nd, 2017|Acumen Blog|Comments Off on Actuary

Ask an Actuary

Naomi Cooney, FIA, is a Financial Sector Specialist, Disaster Risk Financing and Insurance Program at the World Bank Group in Washington, D.C. Q: When did you first decide to become an actuary? During my final year of school my business teacher mentioned actuary as a career for those interested in mathematics and business. My best [...]

By |2020-05-26T02:53:13+01:00November 22nd, 2017|Acumen Blog|Comments Off on Ask an Actuary

Actuary Jobs Dublin

International Recruitment Ireland’s re-energised booming economy has led to significant talent shortages that cannot be met from the domestic market alone. Actuaries are in big demand - ‘international recruitment’ has again become key. This article examines the role of international recruitment and its particular relevance to the Dublin actuarial market. Go west young man ! [...]

By |2020-12-21T13:31:07+00:00November 22nd, 2017|Acumen Blog|Comments Off on Actuary Jobs Dublin

Aviation Finance | US based role

Exciting international opportunity for an actuary (or senior student) to work in an Aviation Finance role in Miami, Florida. For further information please contact or +35316099409. Acumen Resources specialises in the recruitment of the following professionals: Chief Actuary | Head of Actuarial Function | Actuarial Director | Actuarial Function Holder | CRO | CFO [...]

By |2020-05-26T02:54:56+01:00November 21st, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Aviation Finance | US based role

IFRS17 Project Lead

Our client requires a qualified life actuary to act as a contract project lead on the implementation of IFRS 17 processes. Key skills: • Qualified life actuary • Strong financial reporting background (ideally in Solvency II and/or IFRS) • Project management and/or leadership experience - Ideally covering implementation of reporting or modelling processes in line [...]

By |2020-05-26T03:49:06+01:00November 14th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on IFRS17 Project Lead

Aviation Finance | Associate

The successful candidate will have responsibility for the structuring and organisation of financing transactions for our client's airline and leasing company clients. The role provides a rare opportunity to enter a highly competitive and lucrative industry. The role will also involve supporting Group initiatives on an ad-hoc basis such as M&A activity or advisory work. [...]

By |2020-05-26T02:54:28+01:00November 14th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Aviation Finance | Associate

Risk Management Specialist | Qualitative and Operational Risk

Reporting to the Chief Risk Officer, the successful candidate will be required to support the Risk Management Function with regular business as usual risk management tasks while simultaneously supporting various project initiatives. Responsibilities will include some or all of the following: • Support the Chief Risk Officer in the embedding of risk management processes and [...]

By |2020-05-26T05:03:01+01:00November 10th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Risk Management Specialist | Qualitative and Operational Risk

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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