Whether you need temporary coverage on a short term basis or a maternity leave, through to longer term permanent placements - Acumen can assist your business in attracting the right candidates using our in-depth knowledge of the local Bermuda employment market and our established network island-wide.


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  • ILS/Reinsurance Accountant - Contract role

    • On behalf of our Client we seek the experience of a Reinsurance/Insurance Linked Securities focused Accountant to assist for an initial period of 3 months. This is a hands on role and would suit someone who has strong MS Excel skills. Starting ASAP, the preferred candidate will have relevant experience and will enjoy working in a ‘start-up’ environment.

      For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: Steph@acumenrecruit.com

  • Senior Manager, Regulatory Compliance - Permanent role

    • On behalf of our Client we invite applicants for the position Senior Manager, Regulatory Compliance based in Bermuda. Reporting directly to the Chief Compliance Officer, the Senior Manager, Regulatory Compliance will oversee the regulatory operations of the global compliance program. The purpose of this role is to provide proactive and professional compliance services to the firm, specifically in ensuring that they are compliant with all the legislative and regulatory requirements to which it is subject. The successful candidate will have: Extensive regulatory compliance knowledge and experience, knowledge and understanding of compliance risks, sound understanding of regulatory trends and issues, compliance experience gained either in a regulatory body and/or professional services focused firm, proven ability to interpret and give guidance on complex legal and regulatory issues, ability to make and implement compliance policy and make recommendations.

      For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: Steph@acumenrecruit.com

  • AVP, Group Market Risk Manager - Permanent role

    • On behalf of our Client, a leading financial services provider with offices in Bermuda and the Caribbean, we invite applicants for the AVP, Group Market Risk Manager position. Reporting to the Head of Group Market Risk, this position is responsible for the day-to day-operation, maintenance, and reporting related to the Group’s Asset and Liability Management (“ALM”) function and related technologies. The successful candidate will have a university degree, preferably postgraduate or with related professional designation, (i.e., CA, CPA, CFA, MBA), over six years’ experience gained from working in Treasury, Balance Sheet or Risk Management functions in an international finance setting, strong experience with fixed income, derivatives and cash markets, strong math skills combined with sound analytical thinking, excellent numerical capabilities and quick/intelligent decision making, proficiency in Microsoft Office suite of applications with expert Excel skills and a keen comfort in managing large volumes of data.

      For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: Steph@acumenrecruit.com

  • Treasury Analyst - Contract role

    • On behalf of our Client, we are recruiting for a temporary Treasury Analyst to assist with opening and monitoring bank accounts, cash forecasts, coordination with the business and asset manager on Fund flows and forecasts, processing cash transactions, executing treasury SOX controls, helping develop new processes and on-boarding of new systems. This is a rare opportunity to join a thriving company on island and assist them through their busy period!! 

      For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: Steph@acumenrecruit.com

  • Analyst, ILS - Permanent role

    • On behalf of our Client, an alternative asset investment manager focusing on insurance-linked strategies, we are seeking a highly motivated individual to assist them in the evaluation, execution and ongoing maintenance of collateralized reinsurance investments.  This is a permanent employment opportunity and the ideal candidate will have gained experience working within an ILS investment manager or reinsurance company and possess solid analytical and problem-solving skills. Key responsibilities will include: Preparation of portfolio management reports; Preparation and review of transaction documents; Research and preparation of detailed analysis to support the evaluation of investments; Ongoing research efforts and ad-hoc projects. The successful candidate will ideally have:  Bachelor's degree - CFA or CPCU completion or advancement a plus; Motivation - be a self-starter with desire to operate in a fast-paced environment; Strong organizational and communications skills;  Excellent attention to detail; Proficiency with technology, with specific expertise in business and financial programs.

      For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: steph@acumenrecruit.com

       

  • Financial Controller - Permanent role

    • On behalf of our Client, we are seeking an experienced and qualified Accountant for their Bermuda based position of Financial Controller. Reporting directly into the Chief Financial Officer, the Financial Controller is responsible for leading a team in delivering efficient and accurate financial reporting and processes for the Bermuda insurance focused business in accordance with the Company’s internal controls, policies and procedures. The ideal candidate will have: A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in commerce or finance / accounting; Public accounting designation is required; Minimum of two years’ audit experience; Minimum of six years’ post qualification experience including four years’ in the insurance industry;  Minimum of two years’ management experience; Must have strong Microsoft Office skills with special proficiency in Microsoft Excel; Experience using Dynamics GP accounting software.

      For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: steph@acumenrecruit.com

  • Associate, Financial Reporting - Permanent role

    • On behalf of our Client, a specialist Bermudian life reinsurance company, we are seeking a qualified accountant for the newly created role of Associate, Financial Reporting. This position will be responsible for ensuring the proper accounting and reporting for the Company’s reinsurance transactions, portfolio of investments and expenses, including performing detailed analysis of results on both a US GAAP and Bermuda statutory financial reporting basis. This position will document and execute appropriate internal controls. The successful candidate will ideally have: A Bachelor’s degree with a concentration in finance or accounting. CPA, CFA and/or MBA is strongly preferred with 3 years PQE. Experience in life insurance or investment accounting on a US GAAP basis - IFRS experience will be considered. Knowledge of annuity products and/or reinsurance is a strong plus.

      For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: steph@acumenrecruit.com

  • Claims Administrator, LONDON - Contract role

    • On behalf of our Client based in London, UK we are seeking an experienced Reinsurance Claims Administrator to assist for 2-3 months for approximately 3 hours per week. They will be required to input claims into the Clients’ system, calculate reinsurance collections and issue invoices. This is a contract position which would suit a qualified accountant with previous Re industry knowledge. $TBC

      For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: steph@acumenrecruit.com

  • Actuary, Insurance Pricing - Permanent role

    • On behalf of our Client we are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced Actuarial candidate for their position based in Bermuda. This role will provide actuarial support to our Clients’ Professional Lines Underwriting team. The successful candidate will have: A Bachelor’s degree in actuarial science, mathematics, statistics or a related field. Completed at least three actuarial exams as prescribed by the Casualty Actuarial Society or equivalent. At minimum two years actuarial work experience gained in the general insurance industry. Experience working directly with underwriters on pricing of professional lines accounts. Proficiency in the use of Microsoft software applications, including Word and Excel, and familiarity with one or more stochastic software tools. Experience in programming using Visual Basic for Applications (VBA).

      For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: steph@acumenrecruit.com

  • CoSec - Contract & Permanent roles

    • On behalf of our Clients we seek qualified (ICSA) and experienced Corporate Administrators to manage large/complex Client portfolios including fund and insurance related Companies. These roles are based in Bermuda and will suit candidates who are passionate about good corporate governance! You will also be comfortable handling multiple Clients and ensuring excellent levels of response and service are maintained at all times. Our Clients offer excellent compensation packages, coupled with the opportunity to work for smaller, boutique style firms giving you opportunities for professional growth!

      For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: steph@acumenrecruit.com

  • Life Actuaries - Contract roles

    • We invite qualified and experienced Life Actuaries to apply to us to join the Acumen secondments team! We have a number of expanding clients who require temporary support in the areas of Valuation, Modeling and Forecasting. Applicants will ideally have familiarity with Bermuda Solvency Regime or comparable solvency based reserving regime (Solvency II, Canadian IFRS, Cash Flow Testing, etc.). We offer excellent compensation commensurate with experience.

      For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: steph@acumenrecruit.com

  • Manager - IT Advisory - Permanent role

    • On behalf of our Client, a leading Audit & Advisory services provider with offices based in Bermuda, we invite applications for the newly created role of Manager within their IT Advisory practice! The role will advise clients on cyber security strategy and transformation by assessing complex systems, designing cyber security transformation programs and developing and delivering complex and innovative solutions whilst reducing reputational, operational, financial and other risks for their clients. Previous experience is required from working on a diverse portfolio of engagements with multi-disciplinary teams. The successful candidate will have: Bachelor’s Degree or above; preferably in Information Technology,

      Management Information System, Accounting Information Systems or related fields. A minimum of four (4) years of proven experience excelling in an information security consultancy role or an information security role in industry. Proven ability to identify and assess complex information protection risks and controls. Experience in and an understanding of the Cyber risks faced by clients within a specific industry and the impact to their business. Industry certification (CISA, CISSP, CISM, CIPP/E etc.) or equivalents are preferred.

      For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: steph@acumenrecruit.com

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