Cigna Health Actuary in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong


  • Act as a centre of excellence for actuarial aspects for the development of Individual and Local Group Health propositions
  • Provide leadership and direction to country actuarial teams regarding best practices, modeling, and processes for the effective design and analysis of health products
  • Support markets in development and execution of strategic and financial plans for Health across International Markets
  • Review product design and profit testing work completed by local country actuarial teams
  • Research and development of new health opportunities and assist in market entry strategies
  • Review existing processes and/or systems and makes recommendations on process improvement or changes
  • Keep abreast of internal and external developments in the healthcare market to ensure that Cigna propositions remain relevant
  • Effectively manage external stakeholders, including actuarial consultants as necessary


  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, experience in presentingto management and peers
  • Ability to tactfully manage through various level of organization, fromlocal actuaries to home office senior management
  • Sound technical actuarial skills
  • Commercially focused and able to balance actuarial theory with marketrealities
  • Exhibit leadership skills to recommend constructive change and obtainmanagement buy-in
  • Strong intellectual capacity and curiosity, and a quicklearner – ability to understand the business, the people supporting it, and thenuances associated with a niche business
  • Strong influencing skills with ability to motivate andenlist cooperation of senior management and home office teams
  • High initiative and ability to work independently while able to organize and manage cross-functional teams; ability to prioritize
  • 5 years or more of post-qualification experience in insurance
  • Understanding of technical aspects of health insurance product design
  • Understanding of the drivers of health insurance claims experience, and experience of the practical aspects of managing a health insurance portfolio, including underwriting, network management, claims management, fraud, medical inflation and rate actions etc.
  • Experience performing multiple projects in tandem
  • Excellent command of English
  • Preferred candidate has experience working in a multinational corporation
  • Expected to travel up to 20%
  • Fully qualified actuary with FSA, FIA, or equivalent designation
  • Completion of a 4 year undergraduate program, preferably in actuarialscience or closely related field

Primary Location: Causeway Bay-Hong Kong

Work Locations: 33 Hysan Avenue Rm 3401 34/F Lee Garden One Causeway Bay

Job: Finance--Actuarial

Schedule: Regular

Shift: Standard

Employee Status: Manager of People

Job Type: Full-time

Job Level: Day Job


Job Posting: Feb 6, 2018, 10:45:15 PM

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