Actuarial / Business Student at Swiss Re

Where: Toronto, Canada

Deadline: July 28, 2020

Type: Internship

About the company

Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

About the role

We are looking for a detail oriented, motivated, goal driven students to support liability portfolio assessment, legal entity impact analysis, and transition evaluation in Swiss Re Subsidiaries around the world. In this role, you will be supporting the Vice Presidents responsible for IFRS 17 implementation in assessing the new accounting standard's impact on the legal entities.


As an Actuarial Coop Student, your work will have a big impact on supporting the Reinsurance IFRS17 Implementation Team. You succeed at what you do because:

  • You are a Highly Organized individual, with strong values and possess the ability to go through large amount of information and documents in an accurate and efficient manner.
  • You are a Quick Learner , with demonstrated ability to understand new concepts, regulations and their purpose.
  • You are Positive, Energetic and Collaborative , understanding how important team work and communication is, as well as how our attitudes and values impact perceptions and thrive within our culture.

Basic Requirement

  • Pursuing a Bachelors' degree from a University in the fields Actuarial Science, Business, Risk Management, or a related field
  • Superb communication skills (reading, writing and speaking.)
  • Basic understanding of insurance, income statement and balance sheet.

How to apply

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