Senior Consultant, Pricing and Analytics

Sydney; Melbourne; Brisbane | Global Markets | Full-time | Partially remote

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Senior Consultant, Pricing and Analytics

Quantium combines the best of human and artificial intelligence to power possibilities for individuals, organisations and society.

Our insurance consulting team is focused upon being the industry’s preferred provider of data-driven solutions, through delivery of high impact, transformational initiatives for Australia’s leading insurers. 

We are seeking actuaries and analytics professionals who are equipped to:

  • Apply a deep technical skillset to design and deliver high value pricing and analytics solutions
  • Run highly skilled teams to deliver complex, transformational pricing and analytics projects for leading insurers
  • Develop into pricing and analytics leaders within the industry, who are sought out to advise on best practice pricing functions and building analytics capability.

We offer you an environment that provides:

  • Opportunities for you to be exposed to best practice analytics through participation in Quantium’s Analytics Community and on the job mentoring from our experienced experts.
  • Exposure to senior client stakeholders through project delivery.
  • Access to a pipeline of the brightest junior actuarial and analytics talent in the country, providing you with the capacity to grow and expand your role and career. 

Quantium is the market leader in technical insurance pricing approaches and our innovations have transformed how the private insurance market approaches premium rating for both personal and commercial insurance. We partner with Australia’s leading insurers on initiatives to evolve and enhance their existing approaches, creating new capabilities in pricing, as well as customer, marketing and claims analytics.

The opportunity

The Senior Consultant is a technical role with accountability for the delivery of multiple projects within the Insurance Industry vertical, including the management of the analytics quality on these projects, and guidance of junior staff. The Senior Consultant works with Lead Consultants and Executive Managers on projects to transform client opportunities and problems into analytical solutions, as well as helping to identify and realise new opportunities for our insurance clients.

Key responsibilities

  • Accountable for the analytics quality and delivery of insurance pricing and analytics projects
  • Supporting Lead Consultants and Executive Managers to transform client questions and issues into analytical solutions
  • Task management including overseeing and delegating technical tasks amongst analysts
  • Support the technical and professional development of Associates and Consultants through mentoring, coaching and skills development
  • Support Lead Consultants and Executive Managers with the identification and realisation of new opportunities to add value for our insurance industry clients.
  • Potential management and accountability for performance management for a small number of analysts

Do you have a bullet point checklist for me to check off my suitability? 

  • 5+ years’ experience in a highly technical analytics or insurance pricing team, carrying out data analytics, insurance pricing or data science work
  • Experience in supervising the work of others as a senior team member, project manager or team leader
  • Tertiary qualifications in actuarial studies, engineering, mathematics, statistics, physics, or a related discipline
  • Advanced knowledge of technical analytics discipline, including data preparation, feature engineering and foundational analytics concepts, predictive model development and model training
  • Coding and / or modelling experience in SAS / SQL / R / Python
  • Experience with Emblem and Radar is an advantage
  • General Insurance pricing experience is preferred
  • Experience with successfully managing both internal and external stakeholders, delivering against projects, tasks and activities in a dynamic deadline driven environments
  • Commercial acumen to understand business needs and be able to suggest the commercial impacts of different analytics solutions or approaches
  • High attention to detail
  • Drive for continuous improvement

Ok, the work sounds great, but what’s in it for me?

Quantium takes care of its biggest asset – our people. We believe there is more to a successful career than just hard work. To this end we provide a range of personal and professional benefits across six broad categories:

Career                  
Our exceptional growth means new and exciting career opportunities at Quantium. New clients, new projects or new roles – our growth plans power bigger and better career possibilities for our people.

Workplace
We work hard but we don’t take ourselves too seriously – ask anyone who has been on one of our annual trips away! Our people have cited ‘Fun place to work’ as one of the top 5 attributes of working at Quantium. Our world-class offices are fitted out with office games and stocked with food and drink all year round.

Financial
We offer a market leading range of financial and insurance benefits and entitlements.

Health and wellbeing
Healthy body, healthy mind. Quantium believes in promoting ways for you to maintain and improve your health and personal wellbeing. Our team enjoys a range of activities, including group fitness sessions, yoga, health advice and various team sports

Lifestyle
We recognise the need to balance personal and family commitments with your work. At Quantium you have more control over how, when and where you work. We also recognise the importance of holidays and time to recharge so we always do our best to accommodate leave requests.

Family
Quantium understands that family is important. We support the needs and career aspirations of our colleagues with families. From the arrival of a newborn to your child’s Christmas concert, we ensure you have the support to spend the time you need with your family

More about Quantium

We are passionate about creating opportunities for ourselves and each other. You will have access to relevant, meaningful and actionable learning. We are growing our technical, professional and leadership capabilities through our robust internal learning curriculum, team knowledge-sharing sessions and our mentoring program.

Join our team of intelligent and fun people in an environment where colleagues quickly become friends. You might find our team working hard trying to solve tough, commercial problems for our clients or winding down with pizza and a drink in hand on a Friday afternoon. You'll enjoy plenty of social events, including annual company overnight trips, and our offices are fully stocked with snacks and drinks all year round.

We also believe there is more to a successful career than just hard work and recognise the need to balance personal and family commitments with flexible work options available and a companywide hybrid work model.

Quantium are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We are a multicultural team of various beliefs, sexual orientations and gender identities. We celebrate our diversity of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status and disability status. 

Please note, this role is not suitable for Graduates. If you are a graduate and you’d like information about our Graduate Academy, please visit https://au.gradconnection.com/employers/quantium/about-us/

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