• Solutions Architect - IFRS17

    Job Locations Singapore | MY-Kuala Lumpur | IN-MH-Mumbai
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    Job Description:

    SAS is currently seeking hands-on consultants to join the Global Risk Advisory and Delivery practice at SAS. The Insurance Industry Risk Specialist is a critical role at SAS – these consultants will play a vital role in the successful implementation of SAS Risk solutions – they will provide necessary business, functional and technical knowledge to ensure client teams, SAS consultants, and partners follow best practices in the implementation of SAS solutions. These solutions will span business and regulatory risk projects. 


    In this role, you will have the opportunity to:


    • Provide domain and solution expertise to on-going Insurance related Risk & Regulatory projects.
    • Implement SAS solutions for IFRS 17, Solvency, IFRS 9 and other related Risk projects
    • Provide oversight, guidance and expertise to ensure projects are implemented on time and are executed as designed. Drive program schedules, milestones, and phase review processes.
    • Lead on-site training and coaching on SAS solutions for consultants, partners and customers
    • Help services team craft work estimates, proposals, solution architectures and project plans
    • Act as key point of contact for key clients, partners and regional professional services teams. Act as liaison to Product Management, R&D and sales teams
    • Anticipate and resolve cross-functional project related issues and work with Project Managers to implement improvements.
    • Identify new software or services opportunities within the account or program and communicate to the appropriate SAS management team(s)


    To be successful in this role, you will have the following qualifications & experience



    The successful candidate will have a background in life insurance/reinsurance or financial services, and a general knowledge of the financial services industry’s regulatory and reporting frameworks, including an awareness of at least two of the following: 

    • Solid actuarial knowledge and experience in valuation, financial reporting, pricing, Solvency II and/or ORSA
    • Solid understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) including IFRS17
    • Professional actuarial qualifications such as FSA, FIA, CIA or equivalent
    • Experience developing or using Actuarial software such as Prophet, GGY Axis
    • Familiarity with Accounting Close processes and/or using SAP, Oracle or other GL’s
    • Experience with ALM or Economic Capital Models in Insurance  


    The successful candidate should also have:

    • Hands-on skills to configure and implement SAS Risk solutions
    • Strong verbal, written, and presentation communication skills;
    • Ability to work independently; also ability to be effective in diverse, virtual, cross-functional teams;
    • Ability to travel as business needs require (travel could be up to 50%); 
    • Demonstrated ability to manage time and priorities across multiple, competing activities, and internal and external customers.



    • Experience defining and/or developing creative solutions to complex business challenges and opportunities in the Insurance Risk/Regulatory domain.  This experience might be based on experience as a practitioner, consultant, or technical sales in the Insurance space.
    • Experience with technical and business approaches and solutions related to business intelligence/analytics/data integration/data warehousing.
    • Ability to relate technical concepts to system applications and user needs.
    • Degree (or equivalent) in relevant field: e.g., Business, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, etc




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