Job Openings Chief Financial Officer (Actuary) - South East Asia

About the job Chief Financial Officer (Actuary) - South East Asia

Job title

Chief Financial Officer (Actuary)

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About the company

Life insurance, financial service, pension plan, education plan, saving plan, investment planning.

Work location

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam / Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Key responsibilities

  • Plan and manage company strategy in line with the Companys overall strategy and risk appetite.
  • Lead on annual budget process and plan for the long term strategic business plan.
  • Design and develop new products, including all required risk and profitability analysis.
  • Head risk management function in the assessment, remediation, and reporting of risks.
  • Lead and develop the financial and actuarial team overall to ensure that the Company has the financial and actuarial talent and capabilities it requires.
  • Review reinsurance transactions and arrangement from an actuarial, capital, solvency, and profitability standpoint.
  • Allocate and optimize capital across products.
  • Understand all underlying factors that contribute to Company performance.
  • Develop models for internal risk management purposes.
  • Prepare and present ongoing reports to various governance bodies, including the Insurance Risk Committee, Investment Committee, and Board of Directors.
  • Maintain processes to monitor capital and solvency on an ongoing basis.
  • Carry out duties with the highest degree of integrity - with all the appropriate records being maintained, reports being provided, and all required and necessary deadlines being met.
  • Directs the preparation of all financial statements, including income statements, balance sheets, shareholder reports, tax returns, and governmental agency reports.
  • Analyzes operations to identify areas in need of reorganization, downsizing, or elimination. Flexible in stationed in either Vietnam or Cambodia.


  • A Fellow of a relevant Actuarial Society and a Bachelors Degree in Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field.
  • ASEAN is preferred so as to have easy entry to the markets of interest
  • 10 years overall work experience, including 5 years supervisory experience.
  • Strong technical and analytical skills, including experience of using quantitative risk models.
  • Leadership and managerial proficiencies, with the ability to influence both direct and matrixed reporting relationships.
  • Good problem solver with the ability to understand business drivers and needs and be able to balance desired outcomes against potential risks and challenges.
  • Experience in the institutional annuity business, including pension risk transfer, stable value, and or in-plan annuities.
  • Experience with pricing retail annuity (fixed and/or variable) and/or permanent life insurance.
  • Leading or coordinating hedging programs, reinsurance, or other risk mediation strategies for life insurance and/or annuities.

Salary range

USD 8,000+ per month



Working days

Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM

Working hours

8 hours per day

Interview process

2-3 Rounds

Recruiter contact details

Simon Baker