GEMS Vacancies Cape Town – Actuarial Analyst

Website GEMS

Job Description:

The position of Actuarial Analyst is vacant. The Actuarial Analyst will report directly to the Senior Manager: Actuarial Services and forms part of the Research and Development Division. The position is based at GEMS Head Office, Pretoria.

The total remuneration package will be will be based on qualifications and experience.The Actuarial Analyst will monitor the financial performance of the Scheme, provide budgetary guidance, analysis of claims, actuarial analysis reports, update actuarial models and develop new models

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan and organise surveys and other statistical data collection
  • Monthly and annual forecasts with appropriate analysis and risk adjustments
  • Evaluate, process, analyse and interpret statistical data for reporting
  • Analysis claim handling trends
  • Analysis industry benchmarks and provide recommendations for improvement
  • Integrate data to determine trends from fraud waste and abuse

Job Requirements:

  • Have an understanding of medical schemes industry
  • Programming skills e.g. knowledge in SAS, R, SQL and a strong interest in programming
  • Report writing and presentation skills
  • Computer literate with some experience with MS Office, particularly Word, PowerPoint, Excel
  • Team player with ability to work independently
  • Good progress with A100, A200) exams, with the number of exemptions obtained at university an added advantage
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Problem-solving and analytical skills

Qualification & Experience:

  • Minimum of 0-2 years’ experience in a similar role a
  • B.Sc. or equivalent degree in Actuarial Science.

Job Details:

Company: Government Employees Medical Scheme – GEMS

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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