PwC Climate Change Manager in Los Angeles, California
Specialty/Competency: Actuarial Services
Time Type: Full time
Travel Requirements: Up to 20%
A career in our Actuarial Life Services practice, within Actuarial Services, will provide you with the opportunity to contribute general insurance advice and consulting services to clients such as insurers, banks, regulators, and third party administrators. You’ll provide advice covering solvency, economic capital, risk management, mergers and acquisitions, company restructuring and risk control, financial modelling, underwriting, new legislation, and the efficiency of claims or reporting processes. Simply put, you might help analyse the impact that new regulation will have on an insurance company’s balance sheet or you could be revising businesses’ projections and making sure they have adequate reserves.
Our team helps insurers address new financial reporting requirements by assessing the financial and business impacts of regulations, building implementation plans, and implementing relevant requirements, particularly across areas of financial reporting change.
As a Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:
Develop new skills outside of comfort zone.
Act to resolve issues which prevent the team working effectively.
Coach others, recognise their strengths, and encourage them to take ownership of their personal development.
Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations.
Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations.
Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations.
Use data and insights to inform conclusions and support decision-making.
Develop a point of view on key global trends, and how they impact clients.
Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties.
Simplify complex messages, highlighting and summarising key points.
Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
Job Requirements and Preferences :
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum Degree Required :
Required Fields of Study :
Actuarial Science, Statistics, Mathematical Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, Economics, Environmental Science, Computer and Information Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Programming
Minimum Years of Experience :
Preferred Qualifications :
Preferred Knowledge/Skills :
Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success in managerial roles involving natural catastrophe modeling and/or climate modeling.
Demonstrates capability and desire to design and develop new products from the ground up, a leading a growing team of climate experts and financial professionals.
Demonstrates extensive abilities of programming skills (Python), experience using GIS softwares, and working knowledge of the CMIP5 / CMIP6 models.
Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success in roles involving, directing efforts to identify and address client needs for a global network of professional services consulting firms, emphasizing the following areas: Preparing and presenting complex written and verbal materials to a non-technical audience, e.g. written reports and presentations, Developing and sustaining client relationships to deliver a high quality of client experience; Identifying client needs and opportunities for new service opportunities; and defining resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing, collection.
Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success as a team leader: creating a positive environment by monitoring workloads of the team while meeting client expectations and respecting the work-life quality of team members; providing candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner; keeping leadership informed of progress and issues; providing direction to less-experienced staff.
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