The Mount Vema Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Tourism, seeks to appoint an Actuary for its division of Commerce, to oversee the exchange of goods and services between the Kingdom of Mount Vema and other countries.
Mount Vema citizenship is not a requirement to apply for this vacancy.
The successful candidate will evaluate, manage the exchange of goods and services and advise on any financial risks to the Secretary of the State, using his/her knowledge of business and economics, together with their understanding of probability theory, statistics and investment theory, to provide strategic, commercial and comprehensive financial advice to the ministry in relation to commerce with other countries and territories.
You will be expected to use financial and statistical theories to assess the likelihood of a particular event occurring and its possible financial costs to Mount Vema, and you will need to apply your mathematical, economic and statistical awareness to real-life situations in the trade and financial world and be able to communicate difficult topics to non-specialists. Therefore, it is important that you are an excellent communicator, possessing the ability to discuss complex topics in a simple way.
Your tasks may vary, but your work includes:
Salary and Benefits
The salary is $80,000 US dollars per year. Paid monthly in arrears.
Note: Salary will increase at a steady rate over time to up to $200,000.
The benefits include paid medical coverage, paid vacation, sick days, holidays, and a pension plan. Benefits are only applicable after you complete three months on the job.
You will work normal business hours (Mount Vema Time Zone = UTC+1) Monday to Friday however, you may be expected to work additional hours to meet deadlines without overtime compensation.
You will be provided with a private Office at a later stage however, initially you will be expected to work from home. Travel is almost always involved in this role, and therefore the work environment may vary quite dramatically day to day.
If your application is accepted, you will be required to open a bank account with a Mount Vema bank, if you do not already have a Mount Vema bank account.
What to expect
This vacancy is open to all, with strong numerical skills. The following degree subjects may increase your chances:
You will need to have:
Training is not provided. Except for the use of the software in use by the department. You will be expected to develop your own ways of work, proving that you follow the protocol and the expected codes of conduct.