Medavie Blue Cross Business Process Analyst Full Time in Moncton, NB

Medavie Blue Cross

Branch Moncton NB CA

Business Process Analyst
Moncton, NB

You possess excellent problem solving skills and are confident in your decision making abilities. You understand and enjoy participating in project management,…

Job Title: Business Process Analyst

Department: Blue Cross Life – Actuarial team

Competition: 2016-607

Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent

Location(s): Moncton or Montreal

Salary: Competitive Compensation

Reports to: Appointed Actuary

Closing Date: October 10, 2016

The Company:
Blue Cross Life Insurance Company of Canada is a federally licensed company that distributes its products through a network of Blue Cross Plans. The Company provides a complete offering of life and disability income insurance products that supplement and enhance the portfolio of health products distributed by its Shareholder Blue Cross Plans.

The Opportunity:
Applications are being invited for a position within the actuarial team as a Business Process Analyst, with a focus on data and continual improvement analysis. As a member of the team, you will work closely with members of the Actuarial, Information Technology, Administration, Claims, and Risk and Finance teams.

Key Responsibilities:
In this role, you will be directly supporting, adapting and improving the following actuarial business processes and tools, in the context of a rapidly changing data environment and the introduction of new IT systems:

Production of monthly, quarterly and annual actuarial liabilities calculations;

Development and maintenance of existing actuarial and statistical models, including the update of actuarial assumptions;

Development and maintenance of risk, reinsurance and investment models;

Financial statement projection and budgeting exercises; and

Production of actuarial experience studies.


Education: You have a University degree in one of the following fields; information technology, mathematics/statistics, actuarial science, finance or another closely related field.

Work Experience: Minimum of2 years of experience in data analysis or process improvement role.

Other Qualifications:
You are versed in corporate finance, accounting, insurance and statistical concepts and practices;

You love working on process improvement & automation initiatives and have experience with building and maintaining business process models;

You are well versed in data governance best practices; and

You possess strong skills with regards to cleaning and pruning data to discard irrelevant information, are experienced in and love working through data conflict resolution, debugging data centric business process issues and resolving these issues.

Computer Skills:
You have advanced skills using Excel in combination with VBA or C# .Net programming to work with large amounts of data;

You have a proficiency with SQL querying and ideally also with LINQ: you have the ability to extract, interpret and explain data utilizing moderately complex SQL queries in a complex data environment.

Language Skills: Bilingualism (French & English) is considered an asset for this role.

Core competencies:
Analytical Thinking:
You have exceptional analytical skills with high attention to details

You have a keen interest for solving problems involving mathematical constructs while working directly with actuarial mathematicians and other insurance professionals

You possess excellent problem solving skills and are confident in your decision making abilities

You enjoy pinpointing and resolving issues in complicated data sets

You have the ability to triage code problems

Communication Skills:
You possess strong communication skills, and are able to communicate complex ideas to non-experts

You are a creative thinker, and enjoy questioning established business practices and brainstorming new approaches

Execution and Organizational Skills:
You love learning and champion change

You enjoy working in a high pressured and fast paced environment

You are a self-motivated and are able to handle multiple projects simultaneously

You understand and enjoy participating in project management, including the ability to prioritize tasks, document work and obtain the buy-in from other team members, and you have the proven ability to plan and execute large scale long-term projects

You are comfortable with executing tasks within scheduled timeframes and budgets

You are experienced in documenting business process changes, and have a good understanding of the software development life cycle

You are able to escalate issues to the appropriate internal team

Team Work Skills:
You possess a strong sense of individual and collective accountability

You have strong interpersonal skills and a positive attitude

You thrive in working in a team environment, but are also able to work independently

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Moncton, NB, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-20
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