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 employment market and our established networks.


VACANCIES

  • Receptionist / Administrator - Permanent role

    • On behalf of our Client, we invite applications for the permanent position of Receptionist/Administrator based in Hamilton City Centre. This position is essential to providing a professional and friendly welcome to all visitors to the office. Offering refreshments and arranging meeting rooms ahead of arrival. Call handling in a timely and efficient manner, ensuring accurate message taking. Providing administrative related support to other team members which will include but not be limited to: composing emails, drafting of letters, proof reading of documents, filing, photocopying, archiving & conducting searches at relevant government departments. Running errands as needed. Assisting with any other business related tasks that are requested.

      The successful candidate will have: Some office related work experience. They will be professional and have a friendly personality suited to a front of house position. Excellent command of the English language coupled with a pleasant telephone manner. Strong computer proficiency in regards to MS Office. They will be a team player, ready to learn and support the business in its strategic growth plans by being dedicated, focused and have first class work ethics. The successful candidate we get full training in the position and be supported by the business to excel in this entry level role. The starting salary is up to $40,000.00 gross per annum for the right candidate.

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

  • Operations Manager - Permanent role

    • On behalf of our Client, we invite applications for the permanent position of Operations Manager based in Bermuda. The role is responsible for the recording and maintaining of all underwriting activities within the underwriting system of record. The role requires managing the interface between both the Underwriting and Finance Departments together with the responsibility for improvement of established workflows and controls of the underwriting to support the financial reporting and analysis.

      The successful candidate will have: Minimum 5 years’ experience in the insurance/reinsurance industry in a similar role.  Proven experience with underwriting core systems, experience with Eclipse preferable.  Insurance / Reinsurance qualifications/designations preferable.  Proven leadership, management and mentoring skills.  Ability to develop and maintain strong working relationships with personnel on all levels.  Must be proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite of applications.  Have the flexibility to meet business needs including the ability to work extended hours and weekends where required to meet deadlines.

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

  • Project Manager - Permanent role

    • On behalf of our Client, a licensed healthcare producer based in Canada, we are recruiting for an experienced Project Manager to join their Bermuda operation which manages all R&D queries, international Business opportunities and Customer Management.  This position will support the CEO/COO in continuing to grow and help organize international opportunities, co-ordinate projects through R&D and regulatory, stage gate, launch, and maintain professional customer communications.

      The successful candidate will have: Bachelor Degree in Business or related subject.  Project Management qualification preferred. 2+ years managerial experience gained working in a Quality / Production Facility / Project Management.  Significant experience with development, maintenance and compliance of quality systems, Stage Gate, or CRM systems.  Outstanding communication, presentation, and organization skills. Demonstrated leadership ability, Confidence and executive presence – ability to motivate staff. Excellent analytical, reasoning and problem-solving skills.

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

  • Head of Legal & Compliance - Permanent role

    • On behalf of our Client we are seeking an experienced and qualified Legal/Compliance professional for their Bermuda office.  The position reports directly to the CEO and is responsible for developing and operating the Bermuda legal and compliance function.

      The successful candidate will have / be: A law degree and ideally a Certified AML Specialist (CAMS) or enrolled for CAMS certification.  Minimum ten years of legal experience working in corporate/law firms/financial institutions.  Minimum four years of leadership experience in the legal department within the life insurance industry, ideally at least three in the life reinsurance sector.  Strong comprehension of all facets of the BMA regulatory regime, with keen insight of the Prudential Reporting Requirements and AML/ATF legislation.  Direct experience as a compliance officer, or working with a compliance team.  Strong business acumen with keen interests in the field of (re)insurance.

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

  • Manager - Permanent role

    • On behalf of our Client, we are seeking a qualified and experienced Accountant for their role of Manager based in Bermuda. Reporting directly to the Client Service Director, the successful applicant will have a strong sense of accountability and will be responsible for providing management oversight to a portfolio of commercial (re)insurance clients, as well as providing all aspects of day to day management services to key and complex clients.

      The successful candidate will have: ACA, CA, CPA or ACCA professional accounting qualification, a minimum of five years post-qualifying experience within the re/insurance industry, strong technical knowledge of IFRS and U.S. GAAP including an excellent understanding of insurance and investment accounting standards, thorough knowledge of the Bermuda insurance market and regulatory environment would be advantageous, demonstrable working knowledge of risk based reporting regimes, advanced computer literacy skills, including MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

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

  • Compensation & Benefits Specialist - Permanent role

    • On behalf of our Client, we invite applicants for their benefits administration focused role – based in Hamilton City Centre, this role reports into the AVP of HR and plays an integral role within the team.

      Key responsibilities will include:  Leading all Benefits and Share-based Compensation Audits including SOX, processing pensioner payroll and management of post payroll activities i.e. preparing wire transfer instructions/managing retiree EDI health premium deductions etc. Reconciling the stop loss insurance on a quarterly basis. Reconciling the Social Insurance Contributions on a monthly basis. Compiling data for actuaries related to pension calculations, health risk exposure, death benefit liability etc. Primary liaison with vendor for share award activity and reporting i.e. preparing and reconciling dividend calculations, share award vesting, and processing of new grants.  Processing short-term and long-term disability applications and liaising with vendor reps, as applicable.   Modifying SAP with benefit changes as applicable. Organizing activities relating to annual review of health insurance plans/premiums for actives and retirees.  Providing sound counsel to employees and retirees on benefit related matters.

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

  • VP - Structured Finance Underwriting - Permanent role

    • On behalf of our Client we are seeking an experienced and qualified Structured Finance Underwriter for their Bermuda office. The position reports to the President of the Bermuda operations and will be responsible for the analysis, evaluation and underwriting of new business opportunities that are expected to be executed in Bermuda.

      The successful candidate will have: A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in commerce or finance / accounting. A minimum of five (5) years structured finance underwriting or capital markets experience.  Credit risk underwriting or Reinsurance experience would be advantageous.  Experience in life insurance reserve financing and/or aircraft finance would be a distinct advantage.

      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

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