Are you ready to start your career in the financial industry and do you want to learn how to use your actuarial theoretical knowledge into practice? Then start our Technical Development Program as our Junior Actuary.
The Job in a nutshell
As a Junior Actuary you support the Solvency II Reporting workstream and special projects to deliver on the commitments. This includes working with other experts to recommend a given methodology, prototyping workable tools for eventual implementation, and producing sound documentation.
You take ownership of the valuation of options and guarantees as part of the insurance liabilities and the development of actuarial methodology area around the valuation models and will help with ad-hoc tasks as needed. As a Junior Actuary you also support special projects within Finance as a means of assessing operational and financial impacts, as well as developing new models (in R and Python) and work towards the handover of deliverables under a special project to the eventual business owners throughout the organization.
Technical Development Program
This position is part of the Technical Development Program. The program is based on job rotation. Every two years, you will switch to another business unit in The Hague: Aegon The Netherlands, Aegon Asset Management, Aegon Group and Aegon Bank. These rotations (3 times max.) facilitate your development as a broad professional. Besides these rotations, we offer you everything to boost your development:
Extended training program (a.o. communication -, project management -and leadership skills)
Individual coaching by program coordinators
Possibility to obtain professional accreditation such as CFA
The program is an excellent opportunity to build a broad network with your peers and to interact with senior management. All of this prepares you for senior expert and management roles within Aegon. For more information click here.
This is your future job because you:
As a Junior Actuary you have strong analytical skills with hands-on capability. Furthermore, you have excellent communication skills, are process-oriented and have attention to detail. Lastly, you are agile and adaptive in a special project environment.
Moreover, you must have the following qualifications:
University degree in econometrics/mathematics/actuarial/finance studies;
0-2 years of working experience in actuarial or financial analysis fields;
Proficiency in the use of spreadsheets. Programming and database skills (R and Python) are desired;
Fluency in English and Dutch (both written and oral);
Meet the requirements for the TDP.
Inclusion & Diversity
At Aegon, we are committed to fostering a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. We are more than a global financial institution – we are a people business, and we recognise that delivering excellent client outcomes comes from harnessing diverse perspectives. We value diversity in the full range of human uniqueness without limitation including race, gender, ability, language, culture, beliefs, age, origin, background, perspectives and experiences.
This is what you will get
You will be earning between € 3.250, - and € 3.500,- based on your experience.
You will also receive a thirteenth month and a holiday allowance in the form of a monthly flex budget, amounting to 16.7% of your monthly salary
Plenty of scope and budget for your personal development
A minimum of 27 holiday days
Reimbursement of your travel expenses
Discount on Aegon life insurance products
An excellent pension scheme.
Does this role appeal to you? We then look forward to receiving your cv and motivation via our application form on this website. Online assessments are part of the selection process. For more information about the application procedure you can contact Emily van der Werff, Talent Acquisition Manager Graduate Emily.firstname.lastname@example.org or +31(0)83041623. #LI-EW1