Medical Protection Society (MPS) is the world’s leading protection organisation for doctors, dentists and healthcare professionals. We protect and support the professional interests of more than 300,000 members around the world.
As the worlds leading Medical Defence Organisation (MDO) we are at the forefront of managing the financial risk of MPS and its members worldwide. The purpose of the role is to provide an excellent price for members that is trusted, valued and provides fair treatment and outcomes to all.
We have a vacancy for a permanent Pricing Analyst to join the team due to internal development. Working in a small, close knit team, and reporting into the Senior Pricing Analyst you will assist in the pricing of all MPS’s worldwide business and provide insight to areas of opportunity and mitigate areas of concern.
To assist the Senior Pricing, Business Analysts and Head of Pricing in setting subscriptions across MPS worldwide business making sure subscriptions are set appropriately and accurately and that appropriate controls are incorporated into process.
Ensure the final rates are set and go live is achieved.
Liaise with the company actuary to make sure that analysis, assumptions and results are correct and resolve any issues that may arise.
Provide responses to requests for ad hoc pricing schemes.
Data Warehouse and Analytical Systems
Assist the Pricing & UW Information Manager and Analyst with the maintenance and development of MPS’s data warehouse and subsidiary analytical systems, determining the analytical requirements for enhancements to the business intelligence suite and making sure that data quality is of the highest standard.
To assist the Senior Pricing, Business Analysts and Head of Pricing in setting reserves across MPS worldwide business Implementing appropriate controls into the reserving setting process and making sure reserves are set appropriately and accurately. Liaising with the appropriate staff across the organisations to ensure that their input into reserving setting is received and provide feedback to areas of concern.
Provide responses to requests for ad hoc schemes
Assist the Senior Pricing, Business Analysts and Head of Pricing in all matters relating to the upgrade, transition and on-going maintenance of appropriate systems.
Provide assistance within Projects as identified by the Head of Pricing making sure projects proceed as planned, answering any queries relating to progress and attending project meetings.
Data Mining and Modelling
Assist the Head of Pricing and Data Scientist in mining MPS’ data for insights and trends to inform the business on claims experience, member numbers and lifetime value.
The Ideal Candidate
This role would suit someone with some or all of the following skills & experience:
- Mathematical degree and relevant work experience
- Previous experience in an analyst role, ideally within pricing or similar area
- Insurance experience
- Experience with SPSS, Cognos, SQL and MS packages
- An interest or qualification in Data Science
- Presentation skills, and the ability to convey complex data in an easy to understand format
- 12% company pension contribution (3% from the individual)
- Annual bonus scheme up to 10% (for permanent roles)
- Private Medical Insurance
- Health Care Cash Plan
- 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
About the Company
We strive to be much more than a last line of defence by being at our members’ side at every step, offering support, advice and world-class defence. Membership provides access to expert advice and support together with the right to request indemnity for complaints or claims arising from professional practice.
We continue to invest in our team to ensure that we are delivering the best possible service for members. This was recognised in 2019 when we were awarded an Investors in People Silver award.
Medical Protection Society