Principal Auditor - Actuarial

Vacancy posted: Tuesday, 18 October 2016

Salary: Not Specified
Location: Stirling

Job ref. no.: 06257

Principal Auditor - Actuarial
Based in Stirling or Reading. Paddington would be considered
Working with Prudential as a Principal Auditor means becoming part of a brand with a global reputation and  an exciting vision: to be the leader in helping customers achieve their long-term financial goals. If you're inspired to join us, and if you have the necessary qualities, then this could be the opportunity you've been looking for.
Our Group-wide Internal Audit function assists management in protecting the assets, reputation and sustainability of the business through the assessment and reporting of the overall effectiveness of risk management, control and governance processes; and identifying opportunities for improvement in those processes and controls. If you have the necessary qualities, then this could be the opportunity you've been looking for.
The main purpose of the role will be assisting the Head of Actuarial Audit to deliver actuarial and finance audits across Prudential UK either by leading full audits or by supporting Actuarial Audit Managers by taking responsibility for sections of larger audits.  
Your role will include:
  • Collating and reviewing information on the area being audited.
  • Interviewing the management responsible for the area being audited to understand processes followed and to discuss potential audit observations. 
  • Writing and reviewing working papers to ensure they comply  with the agreed standards and discussing findings and draft observations with the Actuarial Audit Manager and the Head of Actuarial Audit.
  • Drafting internal audit reports and assisting with finalising the findings and observations with audit management and management responsible for the area being audited.
  • Building strong and effective working relationships with senior management, other staff and external auditors.
  • Assisting the Actuarial Audit Manager and Head of Actuarial Audit provide briefings to the Audit Director on technical actuarial topics ahead of committee meetings.
  • Assisting with the annual planning exercise to identify the areas of highest risk within Prudential and they key areas that should be audited.
Skills & Attributes Required:
  • Qualified/nearly qualified actuary with a minimum of the CT exams;
  • Good knowledge of actuarial market & relevant regulation (e.g. Solvency II);
  • Strong written communication skills;
  • Excellent stakeholder and relationship management skills;
  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail;
  • Ability to work cooperatively with colleagues and the wider business;
  • Good judgement i.e. know when to escalate issues to senior management;
  • Strong project management skills;
  • Desire to stay abreast of key developments in the actuarial market; and
  • Motivation to develop self and coach other less experienced members of the audit team. 
People who work at Prudential agree that ours is a great place to work with a brilliant team spirit. It's also an innovative, high-performing commercial environment that's totally focused on customers. As a Prudential colleague you'll get all the support you'd expect, including full training and professional development. You'll receive a competitive salary and reward package. And in a fast-changing world, you'll join an organisation that's leading the way in helping customers achieve their long-term financial goals.

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