Actuarial Analyst needed at Discovery Limited

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Job title : Actuarial Analyst

Job Location : Gauteng, Johannesburg

Deadline : July 13, 2024

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What you will do

Understand, analyse and optimize sales and distribution strategies across Discovery Health and Discovery Vitality using industry knowledge, analytical expertise and strategic insights.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Perform analysis to inform distribution and new business strategies.
  • Transform unstructured data into strategic insights to inform key business decisions; and
  • Storyboard and communicate complex information in a coherent, succinct manner.

Market expertise:

  • Detailed analysis, technical modelling and desktop research covering company performance, product utilisation, sales trends and competitor landscape to guide the business on future growth opportunities.

Sales and distribution leadership:

  • Responsible for analysis which supports strategic insights, ideas, and assists in finding solutions to address sales and distribution priorities within Discovery Health.
  • Contribute to research and development through a deep understanding of the competitor space and market dynamics.
  • Responsible for the successful product positioning and the associated analytic support of Discovery Health and Discovery Vitality’s annual enhancements and product launches.

Broker Leadership:

  • Engage with distribution channels and brokers as a key decision maker to complex problems faced by Discovery Health and Discovery Vitality.
  • Position newly launched Health and Vitality products via nationwide webinars and roadshows to brokers.
  • Develop strong relationships with brokers as the key voice on distribution sentiment and product delivery.

Thought leadership:

  • Produce white papers and thought leadership (through analysis of both internal and external data along with desktop research) to elevate the Discovery Health and Discovery Vitality brands and to support product positioning for the Discovery Health and Discovery Vitality’s annual enhancements and product launches.


  • Self-starter with a strong drive for excellence
  • Strategic thinker
  • Exceptional analytical skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Management and leadership skills is advantageous
  • Competencies of storyboarding, presentation preparation and data visualisation is advantageous

Qualifications / Experience

  • Qualified actuary/ actuarial analyst.
  • Management consulting experience is advantageous.

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