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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 […]


Risk Management Actuary (Ohio #50424)

May 23, 2018   

Midwestern client seeks an FSA with 1-5 years of experience with deferred annuity products, along with Prophet or similar actuarial software. Superior management & analytical skills, plus proficiency in Excel is strongly preferred. (#50424)


AVP, Life Actuary (Ohio #50206)

May 18, 2018   

This AVP level role requires FSA & MAAA actuarial designations, along with 10+ years of experience.  Some experience with annuity product design is required, along with extensive modeling and accounting software knowledge such as AXIS, ALFA, PolySystems, or similar.  Managerial and leadership […]


Director & Assistant Actuary – Modeling (Nebraska #48884)

May 17, 2018   

Well-established Life Carrier seeks a FSA or sharp ASA with 10 or more years’ of experience for a Director & Assistant Actuary – Modeling role. The ideal candidate will be a change leader with an extensive background in a wide range of […]


Consultant, Manager / LTC Pricing (Illinois #46886)

May 16, 2018   

LTC Expert sought for major consulting firm. In depth experience with product, pricing, analysis and great intrapersonal skills required to lead major group. Endless growth opportunity with generous package for right candidate with LTC and other ancillary products experience. (#46886)


Associate Actuary – Mergers and Acquisitions (Illinois #49312)

May 15, 2018   

Well-known financial and tech product provider seeks Associate Actuary to analyze stats and financial projections and model asset liability for insurance companies. You will also calculate reserves and life insurance GAAP valuation. MG-ALFA will be a necessary tool. Deep modeling experience and […]


Director of Actuary (Ohio #50291)

May 15, 2018   

Midwestern Insurance Company seeks an FSA with minimum of 6 years of experience or an ASA with a minimum of 10 years of A&H industry experience. 3+ years of experience in a managerial role along with oral & written communications skills is […]


Corporate Valuation Director and Actuary (Missouri #50288)

May 15, 2018   

Our Midwestern client seek an FSA with 10+ years of experience in life insurance or reinsurance with some prior management background. MAAA accreditation, CFA, PRMIA PRM, GARP FRM and other financial risk management designation is preferred. Proficiency in database applications (Access, Oracle, […]


Actuarial Consultant (Ohio #50293)

May 15, 2018   

Midwestern Insurance Company seeks an ASA with at least 4 years of experience working with actuarial business functions, statistical methods of analysis and databases. Excellent proficiency in Microsoft Office (including VBA within Access and Excel) along with ALFA and/or AXIS skills is […]


Actuary – Strategic Research (North Carolina #48978)

May 14, 2018   

Life Insurance carrier seeks Strategic Research Actuary to lead development and management of experience study capabilities. This role will serve as a subject matter expert on life research and development multi-discipline team. At least 10 years relevant experience as a credentialed actuary […]


ERM Actuary, Model Validation (Illinois #50126)

May 10, 2018   

Our Midwest client has asked us to locate a Life ASA or FSA with a Masters or PhD in math, statistics, economics or related field.  Must have both strong analytical and communication skills to help influence and educate non-technical colleagues throughout the […]


Investment Risk Modeling Actuary (Connecticut #50256)

May 1, 2018   

Our Northeastern client seeks a professional with 5+ years of experience in actuarial and/or capital market financial modeling. Prior background in insurance or pension markets, along with knowledge of ALM and risk management approaches is desired. CFA exams together with proficiency in […]


Senior Associate Actuary- Core Life Products (Northeast/Southeast #49134)

May 1, 2018   

Qualified Actuary (ASA/FSA) sought for managing a team of resources to research, design, develop core life products (Term, UL, VUL), as well as support implementation and testing of products. Also will monitor developments in the life insurance marketplace and regulatory environment to […]


Investment Risk Modeling Actuary (New York #50256)

April 27, 2018   

Our Northeastern client seeks a professional with 5+ years of experience in actuarial and/or capital market financial modeling. Prior background in insurance or pension markets along with knowledge of ALM and risk management is desired. CFA exams together with proficiency in DFA […]


Actuarial Director of Financial Risk (New York #49111)

April 16, 2018   

Our client seeks an FSA with 7-10 years of experience in the life & annuity space, along with a strong financial reporting background including GAAP, Stat, IFRS and Embedded Value. Prior consulting experience, plus interaction with modeling and audit support are strongly […]


Fellow, Actuarial Software Developer (Multiple Locations #48712)

April 9, 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 […]


Senior Actuarial Associate (Multiple Locations #49878)

March 31, 2018   

Financial consulting and audit firm is looking to hire candidates with at least 3 years of experience within life insurance, and ideally an ASA certification. This position is within the Financial Risk Management area, and you will support a variety of functions […]


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

March 30, 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 […]


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

March 29, 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 […]


Life Actuary Manager (Multiple Locations #49740)

March 22, 2018   

Consulting and audit firm seeks a Life Actuary at the near-ASA level, with 6+ years of experience to join their practice. The engagements will vary, but they would like this candidate to have an understanding of reserve calculations and actuarial projection systems. […]


AVP & Actuary, Long Term Care (Virginia #49082)

March 21, 2018   

Well-established, national Life Carrier is looking for an FSA or ASA with 7+ years of experience for an AVP role in their Long Term Care group. Must have experience with LTC and projections. Significant opportunity to take a step up into a […]


Risk Management Actuary (Ohio #50424)

May 23, 2018   

Midwestern client seeks an FSA with 1-5 years of experience with deferred annuity products, along with Prophet or similar actuarial software. Superior management & analytical skills, plus proficiency in Excel is strongly preferred. (#50424)


AVP, Life Actuary (Ohio #50206)

May 18, 2018   

This AVP level role requires FSA & MAAA actuarial designations, along with 10+ years of experience.  Some experience with annuity product design is required, along with extensive modeling and accounting software knowledge such as AXIS, ALFA, PolySystems, or similar.  Managerial and leadership […]


Director & Assistant Actuary – Modeling (Nebraska #48884)

May 17, 2018   

Well-established Life Carrier seeks a FSA or sharp ASA with 10 or more years’ of experience for a Director & Assistant Actuary – Modeling role. The ideal candidate will be a change leader with an extensive background in a wide range of […]


Consultant, Manager / LTC Pricing (Illinois #46886)

May 16, 2018   

LTC Expert sought for major consulting firm. In depth experience with product, pricing, analysis and great intrapersonal skills required to lead major group. Endless growth opportunity with generous package for right candidate with LTC and other ancillary products experience. (#46886)


Associate Actuary – Mergers and Acquisitions (Illinois #49312)

May 15, 2018   

Well-known financial and tech product provider seeks Associate Actuary to analyze stats and financial projections and model asset liability for insurance companies. You will also calculate reserves and life insurance GAAP valuation. MG-ALFA will be a necessary tool. Deep modeling experience and […]


Director of Actuary (Ohio #50291)

May 15, 2018   

Midwestern Insurance Company seeks an FSA with minimum of 6 years of experience or an ASA with a minimum of 10 years of A&H industry experience. 3+ years of experience in a managerial role along with oral & written communications skills is […]


Corporate Valuation Director and Actuary (Missouri #50288)

May 15, 2018   

Our Midwestern client seek an FSA with 10+ years of experience in life insurance or reinsurance with some prior management background. MAAA accreditation, CFA, PRMIA PRM, GARP FRM and other financial risk management designation is preferred. Proficiency in database applications (Access, Oracle, […]


Actuarial Consultant (Ohio #50293)

May 15, 2018   

Midwestern Insurance Company seeks an ASA with at least 4 years of experience working with actuarial business functions, statistical methods of analysis and databases. Excellent proficiency in Microsoft Office (including VBA within Access and Excel) along with ALFA and/or AXIS skills is […]


ERM Actuary, Model Validation (Illinois #50126)

May 10, 2018   

Our Midwest client has asked us to locate a Life ASA or FSA with a Masters or PhD in math, statistics, economics or related field.  Must have both strong analytical and communication skills to help influence and educate non-technical colleagues throughout the […]


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 […]


Actuary – Strategic Research (North Carolina #48978)

May 14, 2018   

Life Insurance carrier seeks Strategic Research Actuary to lead development and management of experience study capabilities. This role will serve as a subject matter expert on life research and development multi-discipline team. At least 10 years relevant experience as a credentialed actuary […]


Senior Associate Actuary- Core Life Products (Northeast/Southeast #49134)

May 1, 2018   

Qualified Actuary (ASA/FSA) sought for managing a team of resources to research, design, develop core life products (Term, UL, VUL), as well as support implementation and testing of products. Also will monitor developments in the life insurance marketplace and regulatory environment to […]


Actuary, Strategic Research (North Carolina #48978)

May 1, 2018   

Life Insurance carrier seeks Strategic Research Actuary to lead development and management of experience study capabilities. This role will serve as a subject matter expert on life research and development multi-discipline team. At least 10 years relevant experience as a credentialed actuary […]


Vice President and Valuation Actuary, Long Term Care (Virginia #49169)

May 1, 2018   

Well-established, national Life Carrier is looking for a FSA with 10-15+ years’ of experience for a Vice President and Valuation Leader, Long Term Care role. Must have experience with LTC, valuation systems, and management. Significant opportunity to take a step up into a […]


AVP & Actuary, Statutory Analysis, US Life (Virginia #49171)

May 1, 2018   

Well-established, national Life Carrier seeks a FSA with 7 or more years’ of experience for an AVP & Actuary, Statutory Analysis, US Life role. Financial reporting, CFT, and modeling experience are required. LTC experience is a plus. Great chance to work for a […]


Valuation Actuary, Life, LTC (Virginia #50354)

April 26, 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, […]


Director, Modeling, Life, A&H (Tennessee #50322)

April 25, 2018   

Global Insurance Company seeks FSA or Career ASA for a director level modeling role to manage a team of actuaries to update, run, and report on all projections for Life, A&H, and Payout Annuity policies. Significant opportunity for advancement in this position. […]


Life Actuary (Texas #49289)

April 16, 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)


Actuarial Director of Financial Risk (Georgia #49111)

April 11, 2018   

Our client seeks an FSA with 7-10 years of experience in the life & annuity space, along with a strong financial reporting background including GAAP, Stat, IFRS and Embedded Value. Prior consulting experience, plus interaction with modeling and audit support are strongly […]


Pricing Actuary (Multiple Locations #47570)

April 9, 2018   

Major life carrier seeks skilled actuary with retail product pricing expertise to participate in or lead projects such as assumption reviews, new legal entity and deal structures, and product development. This role will be responsible for completed the key transactional processes associated […]


Assistant Actuary (Oregon #50227)

April 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)

April 17, 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 […]


Life Actuary (Texas #49289)

April 16, 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)


Consulting Actuary (Oregon #50229)

April 16, 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 […]


Actuary, Valuation (Colorado #49989)

April 12, 2018   

Life and retirement services organization is seeking an ASA or FSA (preferred) with over 6 years of experience to work within the Corporate Valuation area. A strong modeling background is required, with ALM being a big plus. Knowledge of AXIS is very […]


Pricing Actuary (Arizona or Illinois #49730)

April 9, 2018   

Life and 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 […]


Fellow, Actuarial Software Developer (Multiple Locations #48712)

April 9, 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 […]


Life Actuary, Associate (Utah #49802)

April 9, 2018   

Our Western client seeks an ASA with experience in reserving systems and programming. This role will work directly with underwriters to answer questions regarding claims and cash value of death benefits. Compensation up to 120K based on experience, with a great work […]


Senior Actuarial Associate (Multiple Locations #49878)

March 31, 2018   

Financial consulting and audit firm is looking to hire candidates with at least 3 years of experience within life insurance, and ideally an ASA certification. This position is within the Financial Risk Management area, and you will support a variety of functions […]


Staff Actuary (Multiple Locations #49951)

March 30, 2018   

Life and health insurance organization is seeking an ASA with at least 5 years of experience to join the team focused on Transformation and Modernization. A focus will be on model development, supporting the valuation, modeling, and pricing Actuaries. Knowledge of annuities […]


Market Risk Actuary (Switzeland #50276)

May 10, 2018   

Our European client seeks a professional with 5+ years of experience working in Replicating Portfolios, proxy modeling techniques (e.g. LSMC) and/or economic capital modeling. Additional professional qualification such as FSA or CFA along with strong skills in Excel and VBA are desired. […]


Investment Risk Modeling Actuary (United Kingdom #50256)

April 30, 2018   

Our UK client seeks a professional with 5+ years of experience in actuarial and/or capital market financial modeling. Prior background in insurance or pension markets along with knowledge of ALM and risk management is desired. CFA exams together with proficiency in DFA […]


Investment Risk Modeling Actuary (Germany #50256)

April 25, 2018   

Our European client seeks a professional with 5+ years of experience in actuarial and/or capital market financial modeling. Prior background in insurance or pension markets along with knowledge of ALM and risk management is desired. CFA exams together with proficiency in DFA […]


Actuarial Consultant (Switzerland #50259)

April 25, 2018   

Consulting firm seeks a student actuary with up to 3 years of relevant experience with either a top consultancy practice or in the Financial Services industry, focusing mainly on financial modeling and life insurance. Knowledge in actuarial software such as Prophet is […]


Life Actuary, AVP Product Development (Dubai #50074)

April 13, 2018   

Our international client in Dubai seeks an FSA with 7+ years of experience in product development and a management background. Must have the ability to work in a multi-cultural environment, and have the ability to communicate actuarial concepts to a non-actuarial audience. […]


Senior Life Actuary Consultant (Bermuda #50115)

April 11, 2018   

Our Bermuda client seeks 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 pricing […]


Actuarial Manager (Switzerland #49781)

March 21, 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)

March 12, 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)


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 […]