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Advisor, Quantitative Risk Analytics

  • Employer: iA Financial Group
  • Office: 2200 McGill College Avenue
  • Location: Montreal, Quebec
  • Other Possible Location(s): Québec, Quebec; Toronto, Ontario
  • Job category: Actuarial Services
  • Job ID: JR10015606
  • Job type: Permanent Job Full time
  • Apply before: 2023-02-17

Description

Risk management / Python / Working from home / All around Canada / ORSA process

iA Financial Group is looking for an advisor to join the quantitative risk analysis team under the executive vice-president of risk management and compliance.
 

On a daily basis, you will have the opportunity to put your technical skills, analysis, creativity, teamwork and critical thinking to good use. Your projects will lead you to communicate with various collaborators of our organization. More specifically, here are the opportunities available to you based on your profile and interests:

  •  Participate in the enhancement and maintenance of the internal capital model across the Group to ensure adequate level of capital and to monitor the evolution of our risk profile.
  • Quarterly review the internal capital model including the various actuarial and financial sub-models, assumptions, controls and documentation. Automation of certain processes in order to secure and optimize.
  • Support the integration of the internal capital model in decision-making processes (e.g. pricing, merger and acquisition). Participate in the development and monitoring of risk measures to ensure compliance with our risk tolerance. 
  •  Participate in the quantification stages of the ORSA process and maintain the stress test framework for the Group. Determine scenarios and shocks as well as quantification of financial impacts. 
  • Assist in the independent validation of the models developed across the Group. 
  •  Closely follow the evolution of industry best practices in risk modeling and model risk governance and propose ways to continuously improve these practices in the company.


Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree in actuarial sciences, mathematics or statistics.
  • At least 5 years of recent experience in risk quantification and assessment.
  • Strong ability to interpret and analyze information in order to synthesize it and make recommendations.
  • Ability to communicate complex topics clearly and concisely.
  • Knowledge in programming languages (e.g. R, Python) and database management.
  • Knowledge of risk and capital regulatory guidelines related to financial institutions.
  • Fellowship designation (FICA, FSA), CERA, FRM are assets.
  • Live our values, namely respect, continuous improvement, service mentality, teamwork and high performance.


 


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Company Overview

About

iA Financial Group is the strength of a company with a human side, with its over 8,000 employees. Together, we have earned the trust of our more than four million clients and 50,000 advisors who have chosen us for their insurance, savings, and wealth management.

With over $200 billion in assets and half a billion invested in technological innovation, we’re a key player in the financial services industry in Canada and the United States. The secret to our success? Investing in you, one person at a time. Because, for over 125 years, we have believed that it’s by supporting our employees and surrounding ourselves with the most reputable leaders in the industry, we will continue to innovate.

At iA, we’re invested in you.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At iA Financial Group, we support and celebrate diversity. We strive to provide a workplace that is recognized as inclusive for all, regardless of ethnic origin, nationality, language, religious beliefs, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family situation, or physical or mental disability.

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