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RETAINED: Director, Actuary (Virginia #50385)

June 13, 2018   

Our Northeastern client seeks an FSA with 10+ years of demonstrated progressive actuarial management experience, along with strong analytical skills. A solid background with complex actuarial, statistical & financial models, and reporting, research & analysis, problem solving, and forecasting skills is preferred. […]


Chief Actuary, Life & Health (Wisconsin #50425)

May 3, 2018   

Midwest client seeks Chief Actuary with strong product development experience. Must have great communication skills, and experience managing an actuarial team. The ideal candidate will be able to develop creative approaches to business opportunities, and find solutions for various business challenges. This […]


Life Actuarial Associate (North Carolina #50685)

July 16, 2018   

Our Southern client seeks an ASA with 5+ years of actuarial experience, along with working knowledge of life, health and/or annuity products & valuation, including both statutory and GAAP. Programming skills with SQL and VBA is desired, along with MG-ALFA and/or Polysystems […]


AVP, Annuity Actuary (Iowa #50676)

July 16, 2018   

Growing Life Insurer seeks an FSA and MAAA with a minimum of 8+ years of actuarial experience, along with 6 years of progressively responsible product positions in the insurance industry. Solid knowledge of Pricing & Annuity is required, as well as AXIS […]


Life Actuary, Annuities (Iowa #50675)

July 16, 2018   

Midwestern Life Insurer seeks an ASA and MAAA with a minimum of 4+ years of actuarial experience, along with deep knowledge of pricing and annuity. Understanding of AXIS and MS Office applications such as Word, Excel, PP and Access is desired. (#50675)


Life Actuarial Analyst (Texas #50674)

July 16, 2018   

Life Insurer in TX seeks a student actuary who has completed 3+ actuarial exams, and posses 4+ years of relevant experience. Prior work background in Moody’s (GGY) AXIS is strongly preferred. (#50674)


Actuarial Programmer (Utah #50672)

July 16, 2018   

Our UT client seeks an individual with 5+ years of programming experience, along with SQL & Access knowledge. This role will support actuarial data requirements and programming needs. (#50672)


Life Annuities Actuary (Iowa #50651)

July 16, 2018   

Growing Life Insurer in IA seeks an FSA or career ASA with 8-10+ years of actuarial experience. Knowledge of annuities, in particular indexed annuities, and financial reporting is a big plus. Polysystems and ALFA is preferred. There are two openings, and two […]


Life & Annuity Actuary (Massachusetts #50671)

July 15, 2018   

Our MA client seeks an appointed actuary with Life and/or Annuity experience, along with extensive knowledge in Valuation and Financial Reporting. Excellent verbal and written communication skills is preferred. (#50671)


Life Product Actuary (Ohio #50653)

July 13, 2018   

Well-established insurance firm seeks an FSA with at least 8+ years of actuarial experience and Actuarial Council approval. Strong modeling skills & product knowledge are desired, along with work understanding of ALFA, AXIS or similar system. Some experience with SQL is preferred. […]


Pricing Actuary (Arizona #49730)

July 13, 2018   

Life & Annuity provider is seeking an FSA with leadership experience to handle pricing for new and existing products. This will include product development, modeling, experience studies, and other actuarial tasks. The ideal candidate has experience pricing universal, whole and term life […]


Life Pricing Actuary (Missouri #50832)

July 13, 2018   

Midwestern Reinsurer seeks a new / near FSA with 4+ years of experience in life insurance pricing. Familiarity of Mortality & Mortality Assumption Development is strongly preferred, while advanced skills in AXIS, TAS, MoSes & Prophet is required. (#50832)


Life & Annuity Actuary (Massachusetts #50671)

July 15, 2018   

Our MA client seeks an appointed actuary with Life and/or Annuity experience, along with extensive knowledge in Valuation and Financial Reporting. Excellent verbal and written communication skills is preferred. (#50671)


Financial Analyst (New Jersey #50623)

July 11, 2018   

Our Northeastern client seeks an individual with 5-7 years of experience in the insurance industry, who posses high knowledge of Statutory, U.S. GAAP or IFRS accounting principles. PhD, MBA or MS degree is required, along with willingness to travel up to 10% […]


Risk Management, Actuary (Connecticut #50777)

July 9, 2018   

Our Northwestern life insurance client seeks a credentialed actuary with 10+ years of insurance experience, including pricing, finance and investments. Risk management experience with direct experience in PRT/payout annuities is strongly preferred, along with good knowledge of economic capital frameworks, risk based […]


Actuarial Director, Risk Management (Massachusetts #50790)

July 9, 2018   

Our client seeks an ASA with 4+ years of pricing & modeling experience, along with a solid knowledge of Universal Life insurance products.  AXIS & MS Access experience is preferred. (#50790)


Life & Annuities VP Actuary (New York #50601)

June 29, 2018   

Northeastern Life Insurer seeks an FSA / MAAA with a minimum of 4 years of actuarial experience, along with strong knowledge of life insurance & annuity products. Proficiency in Word & Excel is desired, together with various pricing, forecasting, or valuation platforms. […]


Life FSA Actuarial Associate (New York #49173)

June 14, 2018   

FSA (or near FSA level) Life Actuary sought for Annuities Valuation including Financial Reporting, Cash Flow Testing, and model maintenance. Should have experience with actuarial modeling / valuation software. (#49173)


RETAINED: Director, Actuary (Virginia #50385)

June 13, 2018   

Our Northeastern client seeks an FSA with 10+ years of demonstrated progressive actuarial management experience, along with strong analytical skills. A solid background with complex actuarial, statistical & financial models, and reporting, research & analysis, problem solving, and forecasting skills is preferred. […]


VP and Actuary, Life Analytics (New York #49953)

June 12, 2018   

A founding life insurance company is seeking an FSA to provide essential analytics and strategic support to the Life business. Actuaries should ideally have around 8-10 years of experience and substantial life product knowledge, particularly with Universal Life.  This person will lead […]


Actuarial Associate, New York Statutory Reporting (New York #49173)

June 11, 2018   

FSA (or near FSA level) Life Actuary sought for Annuities Valuation including Financial Reporting, Cash Flow Testing, and model maintenance in Actuarial Associate, New York Statutory Reporting role. Should have experience with Actuarial modeling/Valuation software. (#49173)


Life Actuary (New York, Ontario, or Remote #49963)

June 11, 2018   

Actuarial software and analytics firm is in the market for a near or recent FSA with a strong life background. The ideal candidate has Universal Life expertise, but other life and/or annuity knowledge will also be considered. Our client is looking for […]


AVP, Annuity Actuary (Iowa #50676)

July 16, 2018   

Growing Life Insurer seeks an FSA and MAAA with a minimum of 8+ years of actuarial experience, along with 6 years of progressively responsible product positions in the insurance industry. Solid knowledge of Pricing & Annuity is required, as well as AXIS […]


Life Actuary, Annuities (Iowa #50675)

July 16, 2018   

Midwestern Life Insurer seeks an ASA and MAAA with a minimum of 4+ years of actuarial experience, along with deep knowledge of pricing and annuity. Understanding of AXIS and MS Office applications such as Word, Excel, PP and Access is desired. (#50675)


Life Annuities Actuary (Iowa #50651)

July 16, 2018   

Growing Life Insurer in IA seeks an FSA or career ASA with 8-10+ years of actuarial experience. Knowledge of annuities, in particular indexed annuities, and financial reporting is a big plus. Polysystems and ALFA is preferred. There are two openings, and two […]


Life Product Actuary (Ohio #50653)

July 13, 2018   

Well-established insurance firm seeks an FSA with at least 8+ years of actuarial experience and Actuarial Council approval. Strong modeling skills & product knowledge are desired, along with work understanding of ALFA, AXIS or similar system. Some experience with SQL is preferred. […]


Life Pricing Actuary (Missouri #50832)

July 13, 2018   

Midwestern Reinsurer seeks a new / near FSA with 4+ years of experience in life insurance pricing. Familiarity of Mortality & Mortality Assumption Development is strongly preferred, while advanced skills in AXIS, TAS, MoSes & Prophet is required. (#50832)


Product & Risk Assessment Manager (Missouri #50834)

July 13, 2018   

Our client seeks a non-traditional actuary with 3+ years of risk assessment experience, along with 5-10 years of life cycle product management background. The ideal candidate has prior product portfolio management knowledge and exceptional people management skills. (#50834)


Life Actuary Director, Valuation (Missouri #50760)

July 9, 2018   

Well-established Reinsurance firm seeks an FSA with 10+ years of life insurance/reinsurance experience, including prior management background. MAAA, CFA, PRMIA PRM, GARP FRM or other designation are preferred, but not required. Solid knowledge of stochastic modeling and/or asset liability management is desired, […]


Stochastic Modeler, Life (Illinois #50786)

July 9, 2018   

Midwestern consulting firm seeks an ASA or FSA with 2+ years of actuarial experience, preferably in developing stochastic models using Excel, VBA, C++ and/or Matlab. Product modeling and Risk Management backgrounds are required, while some working knowledge of MG-ALFA is a plus.(#50786)


Actuarial Analyst, Corporate Risk Management (Minnesota #50723)

July 1, 2018   

Well-known Life Insurer seeks an entry-level actuary who has completed at least one SOA exam, and has some experience in financial risk management and capital management. High proficiency in MS Office, computer programming skills and excellent written & verbal communications skills are […]


VP Pricing Actuary (Missouri #50770)

June 29, 2018   

Reinsurance firm seeks an FSA with 10+ years of life insurance/reinsurance experience, along with 3+ years in a leadership role.  Product design, pricing and/or asset-liability management (ALM) background is preferred, in addition to MAAA or FCIA accreditation. For this role advanced knowledge […]


Life Actuarial Associate (North Carolina #50685)

July 16, 2018   

Our Southern client seeks an ASA with 5+ years of actuarial experience, along with working knowledge of life, health and/or annuity products & valuation, including both statutory and GAAP. Programming skills with SQL and VBA is desired, along with MG-ALFA and/or Polysystems […]


Life Actuarial Analyst (Texas #50674)

July 16, 2018   

Life Insurer in TX seeks a student actuary who has completed 3+ actuarial exams, and posses 4+ years of relevant experience. Prior work background in Moody’s (GGY) AXIS is strongly preferred. (#50674)


Actuarial Director (North Carolina #50648)

July 11, 2018   

Southeastern insurer seeks an ACAS or ASA with 8+ years of experience in reserving, pricing, predictive modeling, and financial planning & analysis. High proficiency in SAS & Excel is required, along with willingness and ability to travel internationally. Working knowledge of U.S. […]


Entry-Level Actuary, Life (Florida #50812)

July 10, 2018   

Southeastern client seeks an entry-level actuary with excellent analytical skills and high attention to detail. This role will be responsible for contributing to the actuarial department’s success, and will be expected to progress through actuarial exams. (#50812)


Life & Annuity Products Actuary (Texas #50775)

June 29, 2018   

Southeastern Insurer seeks an FSA and MAAA with a minimum of 5+ years of actuarial experience, along with MG-ALFA and Life Pricing working knowledge. Ability to work and develop new life & annuity products is required, as well as solid understanding of […]


Life Actuary (Texas #49289)

June 19, 2018   

Our Southern client seeks an FSA or ASA working towards a fellowship, with ALFA software experience along with proficiency in Microsoft Access and VBA. This professional must be able to effectively communicate with actuaries & non-actuaries, and maintain confidentiality. (#49289)


Valuation Actuary, Life, LTC (Virginia #50354)

June 18, 2018   

Top Insurer has a role for a valuation actuary to work on GAAP, STAT and TAX, Source of Earnings analysis, and analyzing reserves (GAAP, Statutory, Tax and other bases) for Active Life and Disabled Life.  A visible role interacting with Senior management, […]


Actuarial Associate (Texas #50479)

June 15, 2018   

Our Southeastern client seeks an FSA or ASA with 6-10 years of experience along with great modeling skills. Main responsibilities include: developing and training staff and supporting the Model Development Life Cycle. Advanced coding skills using Python, R and SQL are strongly […]


Annuity Valuation Manger (Alabama #49572)

June 12, 2018   

Nationwide Life & Annuity Carrier seeks FSA (or soon to be) having three to five years of experience with a background in Statutory, GAAP and Tax Valuation of Life products using Polysystems software. This is a great opportunity for a team-oriented leader […]


Fellow, Actuarial Software Developer (Multiple Locations #48712)

June 7, 2018   

Industry leader in Actuarial Modeling Software seeks an FSA with strong C++ skills and a depth of knowledge in insurance principals, modeling systems, and Microsoft Developer Studio. AXIS experience is a plus, but training in AXIS and the GGY system will be […]


Actuarial Programmer (Utah #50672)

July 16, 2018   

Our UT client seeks an individual with 5+ years of programming experience, along with SQL & Access knowledge. This role will support actuarial data requirements and programming needs. (#50672)


Pricing Actuary (Arizona #49730)

July 13, 2018   

Life & Annuity provider is seeking an FSA with leadership experience to handle pricing for new and existing products. This will include product development, modeling, experience studies, and other actuarial tasks. The ideal candidate has experience pricing universal, whole and term life […]


Annuities Actuary (Washington #50652)

July 11, 2018   

Well-established Life Insurer seeks an FSA or a career ASA with 15+ years of experience, along with working knowledge of annuities. Alpha and Polysystem modeling skills in addition to SQL or VB+ abilities are a must. Furthermore, high proficiency in MS Excel, […]


Financial Reporting Actuary (Washington #50650)

July 11, 2018   

Life Insurer seeks an FSA or career ASA with 8-10 years of experience, which includes Financial Reporting. Deep knowledge of annuities is a big plus, together with understanding of Polysystems & ALFA. (#50650)


Life Actuary Associate (Colorado #50813)

July 10, 2018   

Our Colorado client seeks an ASA or FSA with 3-5 years of actuarial experience, along with MoSes, SLQ or R knowledge. Building models for use in profit testing, reserving, economic capital, embedded value & forecasting are the main responsibilities for this role. […]


Consulting Actuary (Oregon #50229)

June 19, 2018   

Our Northwestern client seeks an FSA with 5+ years of experience along with a unique product line knowledge. Main responsibilities include: developing & maintaining pricing premium rates and fees, analyzing emerging profit and calculating reserves & liabilities. Experience in Asset Liability Management […]


Life Actuary (Texas #49289)

June 19, 2018   

Our Southern client seeks an FSA or ASA working towards a fellowship, with ALFA software experience along with proficiency in Microsoft Access and VBA. This professional must be able to effectively communicate with actuaries & non-actuaries, and maintain confidentiality. (#49289)


Assistant Actuary (Oregon #50227)

June 18, 2018   

Our Northwestern client seeks an ASA progressing to FSA, along with a minimum of 5 years of experience in the actuarial field. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a solid understanding of the principles of accounting U.S. GAAP and support […]


Actuarial Associate (Oregon #50228)

June 18, 2018   

Our Northwestern client seeks an FSA with a minimum of 5 years of experience in the actuarial field. GGY AXIS and/or PolySystems experience, along with proficiency in asset liability management (ALM) is preferred. This role will prepare the actuarial portion of the […]


Quantitative Modeling Actuary (California #50572)

June 15, 2018   

Western Life Insurer seeks an ASA with 3+ years of experience, preferably with annuities, who has modeling, valuation, financial and accounting skills. Prior work background in modeling systems such as Moses, MG-ALFA, GGY AXIS or Prophet is preferred, along with knowledge of […]


Actuary (Switzerland #50621)

July 11, 2018   

International insurer seeks a professional with 5+ years of relevant experience working in replicating portfolios & proxy modeling techniques (LSMC and/or economic capital modeling). Postgraduate degree or additional professional qualification is a plus, along with solid knowledge of life business & risk […]


Life Actuary, Head (Switzerland #50793)

July 9, 2018   

International Insurer seeks a qualified actuary (SAV or similar qualification) with a minimum of 6 years of life experience. Expertise in Prophet modeling is essential, along with SQL knowledge. Fluency in German & English is required. (#50793)


AVP Life Actuary (Bermuda #50703)

June 25, 2018   

Our International client seeks an FSA with a minimum of 7 years of actuarial experience, ideally working with variable annuities or similar type products. Knowledge of US actuarial & accounting standards is required. In addition, a broad understanding of local statutory regime […]


Head of Data Analytics (Switzerland #50735)

June 25, 2018   

Well-established International Insurer seeks a professional with 10+ years of relevant Data Analytics experience, along with 4+ years in a leadership role. Strong technical background in one or several of the following: SAP BW, SAP HANA, SAP BPC, DB2, Informatica, Microstrategy, MS […]


Actuarial Manager (Switzerland #49781)

June 12, 2018   

Global consulting firm is seeking a Qualified Actuary, fluent in German and English, to lead and manage engagements focused on international reserving and reporting. This candidate should have at least 5 years of experience in life insurance/reinsurance. This person will collaborate with […]


Actuary (Japan #49541)

June 11, 2018   

Our client in Asia is seeking a qualified actuary with life insurance experience to work on various projects, including US GAAP and financial reporting work. Fluency in Japanese and English required. (#49541)


Senior Life Actuary Consultant (Bermuda #50115)

June 7, 2018   

Our Bermuda client seeks an FSA with true leadership experience in a life actuarial consulting role.  This position will take the lead in developing and executing a business plan, networking at industry events, and audit / advisory services.  Must have strong life […]


Actuarial Associate (Bermuda #49606)

November 10, 2017   

International insurer seeks life student with at least 3 exams and 3+ years actuarial experience. The ideal actuary will be a dynamic thinker with high initiative and strong MG-Alfa modeling experience. Annuity experience is a plus. Exam support is provided. (#49606)


Life Actuary – Asia – Student / ASA / FSA

August 7, 2011   

Apply to this position if you’d like to know about all of our available Life openings in Asia. We are always looking for candidates from Entry-level through Actuarial Student, Analyst, Assistant, ASA, FSA, EA, ACAS, FCAS, FIA, Consulting Principals, Chief Actuaries and upper […]

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DW Simpson Global Actuarial & Analytics Recruitment Names Dave Benton Chief Human Resources Officer

DW Simpson Global Actuarial & Analytics Recruitment Names Dave Benton Chief Human Resources Officer


March 31, 2017   

Chicago, IL – March 31, 2017 – DW Simpson Global Actuarial and Analytics Recruitment has promoted Partner Dave Benton to Chief Human Resources Officer. As DW Simpson’s CHRO, Benton will oversee all aspects of the company’s human resources management including performance management, […]

Social Media in the Professional World

Social Media in the Professional World


January 19, 2017   

Originally published on Jan 1, 2014. [ ] Denotes current updates to the piece by the author The overarching theme of this quarter’s newsletter is making the most of your professional interactions, be they in-person or online. As someone who spends most [...]
Body Language Tips for Your Next Job Interview

Body Language Tips for Your Next Job Interview


June 9, 2016   

Are your arms folded across your chest? Do you prefer taking up space at the table? Are you making yourself smaller in your chair? Do you have your legs crossed?

The way you sit, gesture, and physically interact with your surroundings during a meeting or interview portrays a powerful image to those you are with.

Q&A: Entry Level Actuarial Market


April 5, 2016   

Perspectives from a senior-level Actuary and an in-house actuarial recruiter. By Adam Noreen & Alyssa Duffy Today’s entry level actuarial market is quite healthy and competitive. With the growing popularity of the profession, it is becoming more challenging to land that first […]

Oh, the Humanity! Actuarial Employment Outlook for the Next Decade

Oh, the Humanity! Actuarial Employment Outlook for the Next Decade


April 20, 2015   

By KC Cho, Partner Tolstoy said: “The sole meaning of life is to serve humanity.” But if he was to be a college counselor today, he probably wouldn’t suggest a Humanities major. Math and sciences are where the money’s at today. Starting salaries for […]

Alternative Capital in Reinsurance

Alternative Capital in Reinsurance


October 13, 2014   

By: KC Cho, Partner Alternative capital has been, and continues to be, a hot topic in reinsurance, as hedge funds and pension funds have flooded the market with capacity, increasing competition and creating downward pressure on rates (particularly in property catastrophe). According […]