Principal Pricing Analyst

Liverpool Victoria General Insurance Group

Location: England

Job Type: Not Specified


LV= General Insurance are recruiting for a Principal Pricing Analyst to join our Retail Motor Portfolio pricing team with a strong focus on optimisation. We looking for an individual who can demonstrate their knowledge of pricing optimisation and expect this to include experience with Willis Towers Watson’s Radar software. Ideally, you'll have used your skills to test different optimisation strategies for new business or renewals. Proficiency with coding languages such as SAS, SQL, Python or R is desirable.

About you

Communication is key in this role. We’re looking for someone with excellent communication and stakeholder management skills as you’ll be facing up to the wider business both in terms of reporting on the outcomes of existing performance against key targets and in the timely formulation and communication of new pricing approaches for agreement with senior level stakeholders that show off your commercial awareness and that you’re putting our customers at the heart of everything you do. Once agreed, we’d also expect you to play a vital role in deploying these strategies, including post implementation monitoring to ensure this has been successful.

As a part of your role, you’ll also have responsibility for at least one other analyst and would be expected to share your in-depth knowledge with the wider team, role modelling the LV=’s values.


You will need to:

  • Make recommendations to senior pricing/commercial managers by defining project work to support product and pricing development,
  • Define and deliver analysis to the defined standards of pricing & analytical projects
  • validating data integrity, establishing appropriateness of actuarial or statistical modelling and assumptions
  • interpreting output and communicating results to non-technical audience
  • appropriately documenting project work for future reference or review
  • delivering project work to agreed business timescales
  • Deliver and promote improvements to the regular pricing rate reviews to ensure that each segment is appropriately priced.
  • Review and promote improvements to the regular pricing and underwriting monitors.
  • Coach and mentor junior colleagues to enable them to progress and contribute more.
  • Keep abreast of developments in the company and wider UK insurance market

Why work for us?

This role is a Band C in the LV= Structure. To find out more about our bands, click to view our FAQ page here.

We’ll give you:

  • Flexible working opportunities – many of our employee's job share or work part-time, flexi-time, compressed hours or with an element of remote working.
  • 30 days' holiday, with the option to buy up to 2 additional days
  • An excellent pension plan (please click here to read more about it)
  • An annual bonus scheme based on company and personal performance
  • Private medical insurance which you can upgrade to family cover
  • Other flexible benefits including discounted retail vouchers and dental insurance
  • 25% discount off our general insurance products including home, pet and travel as well as up to 50% discount on your car insurance

To find out more about our benefits and rewards, please click here.

LV= is an equal opportunities employer who values a diverse and inclusive workplace. We recognise that people work in different ways, and we value alternative viewpoints, celebrate individuality and foster a culture where everyone can bring their true self to work. We are committed to creating a diverse workforce, we accept applications from everyone regardless of your background, beliefs, culture, gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disabilities and long term health conditions

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Rewards and Benefits

Exciting things are happening at LV= General Insurance (GI). Having recently joined forces with Allianz, we’re proud to now be one of the largest personal insurers in the UK. Working with a new energy, we’re shifting gear and transforming our company, industry and beyond. And we’re just getting started.

Driven by pride and passion, we will always do the right thing to inspire trust in our people and our customers. That’s why we’ve made it our mission to become Britain’s best loved insurer, by helping people look after what they love


If you share our ambition and our passion, join us on our journey. You can help us shape our new future together

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